Lessons learned from the devastating Slave Lake Fire

Slave Lake Fire recommendations

The government of Alberta has developed a list of recommendations after studying the devastating fire that destroyed over 400 structures in the northern Alberta town of Slave Lake in May, 2011. It is very digestible — only three pages long. Here is a sample, showing page two:

Slave Lake Fire recommendations

Author: Bill Gabbert

After working full time in wildland fire for 33 years, Bill Gabbert now writes about it from the Black Hills.