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SW NWT Fire Data

July 15, 2020

Smoke Forecasts

Closures and restrictions

Fire bans

  • There is currently no fire ban in Wood Buffalo National Park.
  • All campfires must be lit in designated fireplaces at campsites.

What is closed

  • There are no closures in Wood Buffalo National Park.
  • For information related to visitor services facilities, please contact the Visitor Information Centre at 867-872-7960
  • Get detailed information on closings and restrictions: Important bulletins for Wood Buffalo National Park

What is open

  • All facilities, roads and areas of Wood Buffalo National Park remain open.


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  • For fire information or media inquiries, call 867-872-7942
  • To report a wildfire, call 867-621-0136 or 867-872-7970
  • For general park information please visit the Fort Smith or Fort Chipewyan Visitor Centres:
    • Fort Smith — 867-872-7960
    • Fort Chipewyan — 780-697-3662