Township of
Manitouwadge

Forest Fire Information

Government Emergency Services Fire Department Forest Fire Information

Current Forest Fire Hazard Rating for Manitouwadge

Last Updated: Sept. 14, 2017

What the Ratings Mean:

Low
Low Fire Danger

Medium
Carry out any forest activities with caution

High
Fire Hazard is serious, extreme caution must be used in any forest activities. Burning Permits and industrial activities may be restricted

Extreme

Extremely high fire hazard, general forest activities may be restricted, including Burning Permits, industrial activities and camp fires

Restricted
Illegal to set out a fire for any purpose within the affected area, and failure to comply could result in a fine up to $1,000, three months in jail, and financial responsibility for any costs incurred in fighting a forest fire caused by the illegal act

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