Wildfire in McMurray, Alberta

Dangerous Wildfire in McMurray, Alberta

There has been a recent wildfire in Alberta, McMurray. More than 150 firefighters have been trying to battle this fire in different areas and more have been scheduled to come from other provinces. Temperatures are expected to remain the same because of the heat of the fire. It has also destroyed more than 1600 homes and a lot of people have been killed.

Devastating Wildfire

The wildfire may become the most costly disaster in Canadian history. It is impacting Canada's oil sand operations.Officials have currently not determined the cause of the fire, but have stated its starting point was a remote area 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) from Fort McMurray. It is very important that there are climate changes or else this wildfire may become out of control extreme.