|Sponsor:||ANC Timber Ltd.|
Object & Deliverables
The Project’s primary purpose was to augment the level of forest protection within the greater Whitecourt area and thereby minimize wildfire losses.
Objectives were to increase the level of protection, and improve liaison/communication with Alberta Lands & Forest’s Forest Protection Division.
Project activities included the seasonal employment of a Forest Protection Co-ordinator, fire training, fire equipment inspection and maintenance, LFS & other Industry liaison, and wildfire suppression.
Results of this Project was an improved state-of-readiness for suppression of wildfire in the greater Whitecourt area.
Fire Control Training
Supplementary Firefighting Resources