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August 29, 2018 - 10:15am

An 11 person Incident Management Team from Alberta will assume command of these fires as of 12:00 pm today.

The Meachen Creek Fire (N11886)
9284 hectares in size (estimated)
30 firefighting personnel on site
4 helicopters are assigned to the complex
5 pieces of heavy equipment

August 26, 2018 - 11:45am

A 22 person Incident Management Team from Ontario assumed command of the Meachen Creek Complex last Sunday night. The complex comprises three incident sites. The sizes and perimeters of these incidents were last updated August 22 by the high-level scan. Due to limited visibility it has been unsafe to create a new perimeter using our helicopters.