Canada fire

Canada oil workers urged to flee blaze

Around 12,000 people have been urged to leave Canada's oil sands camps near the fire-hit town of Fort McMurray as a resurgent wildfire heads towards them.

May 20, 2016
May 20, 2016

Canadian wildfire crosses border into Saskatchewan

The massive Canadian wildfire that displaced thousands of people in Alberta has officially spread to neighbouring Saskatchewan.

May 17, 2016
May 17, 2016
USA

Canada oil workers urged to flee blaze

Around 12,000 people have been urged to leave Canada's oil sands camps near the fire-hit town of Fort McMurray as a resurgent wildfire heads towards them.

May 11, 2016
May 11, 2016
USA

Canada fires: Alberta oil firms to restart production

Oil sands firms in Canada's Alberta province are slowly restarting production after a massive wildfire forced a week-long shut down.

May 7, 2016
May 7, 2016
USA

Canada wildfire 'to double in size'

Officials in Canada are saying the huge wildfire devastating the oil town of Fort McMurray in Alberta could double in size over the next 24 hours.

May 7, 2016
May 7, 2016

Canadian wildfire disrupts evacuation convoy

The only land convoy evacuating the Canadian city of Fort McMurray has been disrupted due to 200ft (60m) flames flanking the road, officials say.