Fort McMurray & the Wood Buffalo Region wildfire recovery
Find the information and resources you need as you return and rebuild Fort McMurray and surrounding communities.
Progress reportOutlines events leading up to the evacuation, actions taken during the wildfire, and work done to support the recovery of the region.
Environmental monitoring in Fort McMurrayAir, ash, soil and water testing in the Fort McMurray region.
Heroes of the WildfireRead about the heroes nominated by Albertans during the Wood Buffalo wildfire.
- Feb 02, 2018
Construction will begin this spring on the Willow Square Continuing Care Centre, a new state-of-the-art facility for Fort McMurray and area residents.
- Jan 24, 2018
The province is continuing a popular program that helps tourism-related organizations connect with more travellers so they can experience everything Alberta has to offer.
- Jul 11, 2017
Alberta is responding to a request for help from British Columbia RCMP by sending Alberta officers to assist with the wildfire emergency in that province.
- Jun 08, 2017
The Government of Alberta is taking action on 31 recommendations made by two independent reviews of the provincial response to the Fort McMurray wildfire.
- May 03, 2017
Premier Rachel Notley issued the following statement on the one-year anniversary of the wildfire in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo: