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Licenses: Open Government Licence - Alberta Formats: PDF Tags: wildfires

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November 9, 2020

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Explains the Municipal Wildfire Assistance Program, which has been designed to provide financial assistance for the incremental costs incurred by the suppression of wildfires outside Alberta’s Forest Protection Area. Includes information on the program's approval process, program eligibility, and...


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June 1, 2020

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The Alberta Wildland Urban Interface Fire Structure Protection Program was developed to strengthen the capacity to protect buildings and structures from wildfires, while providing flexibility to deploy trained and capable resources with clear rules of engagement and reimbursement requirements....


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May 21, 2020

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Gives information for those performing debris clean-up and demolition of structures involved in wildfires.


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May 21, 2020

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Outlines steps employers and workers must take to ensure fire-damaged buildings are structurally safe for workers to enter.


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May 12, 2020

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This fact sheet is a summary of Alberta Wildfire’s COVID-19 response plan, which has been designed to work both proactively to prevent infection among staff, and to respond to potential staff shortages due to illness.


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March 31, 2020

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This two-page fact sheet provides information on how to prepare for the possibility of a wildfire in your area, and what to do during and after a wildfire.


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March 31, 2020

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Each annual report summarizes the fire season from a synoptic weather perspective, highlighting the weather conditions that lead up to extreme fire danger. Changes to the weather section and new instruments being implemented are also covered. The reports are produced by meteorologists from the...


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March 1, 2020

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This directive establishes payment rates for emergency hire personnel not covered under contracts or wages, and fireline equipment not covered by the Alberta Road Builders & Heavy Construction Association Equipment Rental Rates Guide.


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January 1, 2020

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The purpose of a wildfire preparedness guide (WPG) is to increase the situational awareness of emergency responders, enabling timely and informed decision-making should they be faced with a wildfire that threatens their community. This manual is a reference for municipal representatives,...


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November 1, 2019

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Presents an analysis and comparison of the ambient air quality prior to, during and after the Horse River Wildfire (Fort McMurray) in 2016. The discussed common air pollutants are fine particulate matter (PM2.5), nitrogen dioxide (NO2), ammonia (NH3), sulphur dioxide (SO2) and carbon monoxide...