Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert Updated

Advisory: Wildfire (Updated Sep 05, 2020 at 07:46 PM)

Advisory: Wildfire

Updated Sep 05, 2020 at 07:46 PM

Source: Municipal District of Bighorn No. 8

Issued: Sep 05, 2020 at 07:46 PM


Description: Alberta Emergency Alert - Wildfire Alert Updated

The wildfire burning north of Banff National Park near Blackrock mountain has grown to approximately 120 hectares. The fire continues to increase in size but is moving towards the north and up the mountain slope. Firefighters, helicopters and airtankers continue to work to extinguish the fire. No persons or properties are at risk at this time.

Go to for up to date Road Report information. Go to or the M D’s website at for up to date wildfire information.

Action to take:

  • Take all necessary precautions
  • People are advised to stay away from the operational area
  • People in the area should stay aware of the evolving situation by visiting the M D of Bighorn or Alberta Wildfire website.

Additional information:

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