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Bradford West Gwillimbury

Bradford West Gwillimbury > Fire Rating

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

Fire danger ratings are generally monitored from spring through fall 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.

fire gauge low
Low Hazard

Low fire danger.

Outdoor burning and forestry activities normally permitted.

fire gauge moderate
​Moderate Hazard

Some potential for wildfire.

Carry out burning and forestry activities with caution.

fire gauge high
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.

fire gauge extreme

​Extreme Hazard​

Fire hazard is extremely high.

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