Source: Alberta Emergency Management Agency on behalf of Peerless Trout First Nation
Issued: May 31, 2019 at 08:14 AM
Description: Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert Updated
The Wildfire south of Trout Lake is moving rapidly north and everyone in the Trout Lake area must evacuate immediately. Anyone needing transportation to leave the area should go to the Kateri School and buses will be provided to transport people from the area. The remaining areas of Peerless Trout First Nation must be prepared to evacuate on short notice.
Persons evacuating must attend the Back Lakes Arena in Red Earth Creek to register and receive further information. The remaining persons in Peerless Trout First Nation must be prepared to evacuate on short notice.
Peerless Trout First Nation website is www.ptfn.net and https://www.facebook.com/peerlesstroutfirstnation/ is the Facebook page for this community.
Additional Wildfire information is also available at www.wildfire.alberta.ca website.
Check https://511.alberta.ca/region/Northern%20Alberta#:Alerts for more information on road conditions.
Action to take:
- The Trout Lake area of Peerless Trout First Nation must evacuate immediately, and use Highway 686 and travel to Red Earth Creek to leave the area
- Anyone needing assistance to leave go to the Kateri School where buses will be located
- Evacuees need to register at the Back Lakes Arena in Red Earth
- Go to the Peerless Trout website and Facebook page for more information.
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