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Description & Services
Public Comments Forest Fire Reporting Line: 310-3473 (310-FIRE) 
Northwest Region Fire Information: 807-937-7241 
Information regarding current forest fire dangers, forest fire activity and fire restrictions across the province: https://www.ontario.ca/page/forest-fires
Description (Service) The fire management program aims to do the following: 
  • Prevent loss of human life and injury 
  • Prevent and mitigate losses alongside economic and social disruption 
  • Promote understanding of the ecological role of fire 
  • Use fire to benefit resource management 
  • Manage vegetation and condition of their properties to help protect public safety and reduce losses 
  • Respond as quickly as possible to fires posing an immediate threat to high values, such as communities and infrastructure 
  • Manage fires to limit negative impacts and costs when values are not threatened or when the environment could benefit
 
 
Online Forest Fire Information 
  • Provides information online about the current forest fire danger, forest fire activity and fire restrictions across the province 
  • Offers an interactive map visually showing active fires, current fire dangers and restricted fire zones 
  • Maintains information on travel restrictions due to fire 
  • Provides information online regarding safe burning and building a safe camp fire
Hours Hours not specified
Areas Served Kenora District ; Sioux Lookout
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for more information
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-737-1145 ; Forest Fire Reporting Line 310-3473 (310-FIRE) ; Northwest Region Fire Information 807-937-7241
Fax 807-737-3530
Website www.ontario.ca/ministry-natural-resources-and-forestry
Located In Community Sioux Lookout
Address Sioux Lookout, ON
 
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Mailing Address PO Box 309 
Sioux Lookout, ON P8T 1A6
Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry