Wildfires 2019

Federal Response to Wildfires 2019


Keep up-to-date about the Government of Canada’s response to Wildfires 2019.


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What we are doing

Government Operations Centre (GOC)

The GOC provides an all-hazards integrated federal emergency response to events of national interest.

Canadian Armed Forces Operation LENTUS

Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) Operation LENTUS. CAF response to floods, forest fires and natural disasters in Canada.

ISC Emergency Management

Indigenous Services Canada (ISC) partners with First Nations communities during emergencies.

Contact the Non-Insured Health Benefits Program

If you have been evacuated from your community and need to refill or replace items that were covered by the NIHB Program, or you need to access other services covered under NIHB, we can help.

Accessing a Temporary Confirmation of Registration Document

Information for Registered First Nations individuals affected by fires in Alberta and Ontario without a status card.

Emergency Management Assistance Program

Indigenous Services Canada's Emergency Management Assistance Program (EMAP) helps communities on reserve access emergency assistance services.

Canadian Wildland Fire Information System

The CWFIS creates daily fire weather and fire behavior maps year-round and hot spot maps throughout the forest fire season.


Get the latest weather and detailed forecasts for locations across Canada.


Get the latest forecasts and alerts from WeatherCAN

ESDC/Service Canada–Applying for Employment Insurance

Affected workers are encouraged to apply for Employment Insurance (EI) benefits online or in person, as soon as possible, even without a Record of Employment.

Responding to Emergency Events

How municipal, provincial/territorial and the federal government responds to emergency events.

Get Prepared – Wildfires

Wildfires are a natural hazard in any forested and grassland region in Canada. Learn what do before and during a wildfire.

Provincial wildfire situation

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