For the Love of Wild Bees

For the Love of Wild Bees

Lookout Observers Participate in Alberta Native Bee Study By Trina Moyles Lookout observers are the eyes and ears of the forests in Alberta. Not only do we observe the weather and horizon for hints of smoke, but we also have the unique opportunity to help gather wildlife data for researchers. This summer, myself, along with […]

Firefighters in the Field: Shipping Out to Ontario

Firefighters in the Field: Shipping Out to Ontario

In my last blog I touched on a lot of the reasons why I have the best job in the world, and although that is definitely still true, there are some tough days out on the fireline as well. I’m finally feeling rejuvenated after what felt like a very long, albeit awesome shift. My crew […]

Alberta Wildfire Celebrates Canada 150

Alberta Wildfire Celebrates Canada 150

Alberta Wildfire staff attended Canada Day celebrations all across the province this past weekend, from Canmore to Fort McMurray. Some of the events we attended include the Canada Day 150 celebration at the Rocky National Historic Site, the reopening of Fort McMurray’s Heritage Village and parades in Whitecourt, Grande Prairie, High Level and more. Scroll […]