Fire Rating

Restricted Fire Zone Declaration due to COVID-19 - April 2, 2020
 
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) has implemented a Restricted Fire Zone (RFZ) across the entire legislated fire region of Ontario due to impacts related to the COVID-19 outbreak. This RFZ is effective April 3, 2020.  Click here for full details

Township of The ArchipelagoCurrent Fire Rating

Extreme

Fire Rating Legends

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  • Moderate
  • High
  • Extreme
Fire Rating
Fire Rating Fire Rating Fire Rating Fire Rating
Low warning alert issued Moderate warning alert issued High warning alert issued Extreme warning alert issued
Low Moderate High Extreme
LOW and MODERATE FIRE RATINGS:

No person shall start a fire outdoors during the Fire Season (April 1st to October 31st) unless the fire is started not earlier than 6:00 p.m. in the evening, and is extinguished not later than 2:00 a.m. the following day or earlier.

Fire for cooking and warmth permitted
Fire Danger is SERIOUS

NO OPEN BURNING
except contained campfires for cooking and warmth

FIREWORKS PROHIBITED
Fire Danger is EXTREMELY HIGH

NO OPEN BURNING
of any kind!

TOTAL FIRE BAN DECLARED
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FIREWORKS PROHIBITED