On early July 2014, dry fuels and lightings unleashed 164 blazes that have burned more than 400.000 hectares, a home and triggered hundreds of evacuations. The smoke plume is so long that it reached the North-Western territoried of USA.
Recent Media Reports on Fires in Canada: Note: The hyperlinks on the left side of each news are password-protected (User ID and password to enter the GFMC database are available for partners of GFMC. To obtain the ID and password, please send your query to firstname.lastname@example.org). The links on the right side (in brackets) are leading to the original news source; sometimes these news are expiring rather swiftly – a reason for the establishment of the internal GFMC database):