Wildfire scare between Inuvik and Tuktoyaktuk

A June 8 wildfire approximately 350 metres off the Inuvik—Tuktoyaktuk highway required the use of a helicopter, one fire technician and one ground crew to suppress over the course of nearly 12 hours. Located 84 kilometres down the highway, the cause of the fire was concluded to be an abandoned campfire. It is the fourth […]