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Bradford West Gwillimbury

Bradford West Gwillimbury > Fire Rating

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Fire Danger Ratings in BWG

Fire danger ratings are generally monitored from April 1 to October 31 of each year. The current rating is shown on this page throughout this period, and on the homepage of the Town of BWG website throughout the summer or any time the rating is higher than Moderate.


Low Hazard

Low fire danger.

Outdoor burning and forestry activities normally permitted.


​Moderate Hazard

Some potential for wildfire.

Carry out burning and forestry activities with caution.


High Hazard

Fire hazard is serious.

Extreme caution must be used when burning. Backyard burn piles, campfires and beach fires may be cancelled. Forest activities (e.g. chainsaws) may be restricted.



​Extreme Hazard 

Fire hazard is extremely high.

Complete burning bans will likely be issued and forest activities highly restricted or stopped.