Yukon Wildland Fire Management

Hot, dry weather means Yukon wildfires grow

Crews have been called in from Alberta to help

 

Fire near Robert Campbell Highway prompts evacuation alert

The alert means people should be prepared to leave within two hours of an evacuation order

 

It’s lit: would-be firefighters strut their stuff at Beat The Heat bootcamp

‘We will be there fighting for our people and our country’

 

The Yukon needs a plan to prevent interface fires

At present, this is not a priority for government. Make it one

  • Mar 8, 2018

Yukon sending money, firefighting equipment to wildfire-stricken British Columbia

Yukon government will donate $25k, while Whitehorse is mulling its own contribution

  • Jul 19, 2017

B.C. firefighters join battle against wildfire south of Dawson City

It’s been a busy fire season in the Klondike and Yukon officials are calling in help.