There were no new fires in the Northeast region as of Wednesday afternoon...However, there are still 3 active fires, one of which has yet to be brought under control.
Timmins 2 (Gogama):
- Timmins 2, near Gogama, has and continues to receive significant rainfall.
- The fire is 5,622 hectares in size and its status is not under control.
- Helped by minimal fire behaviour, a total of 20 crews are working to consolidate hose lines. More rain is forecasted later in the week.
- An incident management team is assigned to the fire and suppression activity continues.
- A basecamp is being established in Gogama to house staff on site.