Forest Fires in Canada: 12 May 1999


Forest Fires in Canada

12 May 1999

Burn scars are recorded by OSEI on 11 May 1999.

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Fig.1. NOAA AVHRR image of burn scars and smoldering ground (red dark areas) in Manitoba and Ontario, Canada, on 11 May 1999
(Source: NOAA

Figure 1 shows burn scars in areas of Manitoba and Ontario where fires were actively burning last week. A storm system passed over the region late last week and over the weekend

Because of very little snow or rain this past winter and spring, predictions for a forest fire summer are given.



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