Wildfire is a natural cycle but can be devastating when it encroaches into populated areas.
Ponoka County has put together a small presentation to provide some information (click on this link to view it)
Further information can be found on the Regional Fire Services department page.
Covering 721,396 acres in central Alberta, Ponoka County embodies the essence of rural Alberta with strong agricultural roots, a commitment to fiscal responsibility and an independent spirit. Today, the County serves 9,806 residents, providing strong leadership and guiding the municipality through some difficult challenges.