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Expect the best...but plan for the worst.
OUR PROXIMITY TO DENSELY FORESTED AREAS CAN POSE A THREAT TO CITIZENS WHEN CONDITIONS CONSPIRE. HERE ARE THREE SIMPLE STEPS YOU CAN TAKE TO SAFEGUARD YOUR FAMILY.
Get on the Grid
Make sure your contact details are on file with the MD’s Emergency Notification System so you can receive critical alerts.
Be in the Know
Monitor local radio stations like Lake FM (92.7) for breaking news or important instructions related to an emergency event.
Use the Wildfire App
Download the free Albert Wildfire App for Apple or Android devices to receive real-time alerts on wildfires in Lesser Slave River.
When Evacuation Becomes Necessary
The boreal region of Lesser Slave River is certainly beautiful. However, the proximity of many communities to forested areas can pose a threat to lives, homes and livelihoods when certain conditions conspire. Here are a few steps to follow when evacuation due to an emergency situation becomes necessary.