Rain drops fire hazard


No new fires were confirmed in the Northwest Region over the weekend.
Five news fires were reported by day’s end Friday.
These were located in the Sioux Lookout, Nipigon, and Dryden districts, but none are still burning.
The forest fire hazard is “low” to “moderate” across most of the region, with a pocket of “high” hazard in Sioux Lookout District.
Rain and cooler weather is forecast to keep the fire hazard “low” to “moderate” over the next few days.
To report a forest fire, call 310-FIRE (3473).