The Canadian Press

2015-05-05 | WEA NWT Fires

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An ongoing drought in the Northwest Territories has its government bracing for another busy wildfire season. Environment Minister Michael Miltenberger says the southern part of the territory didn't get rain last fall and hasn't yet this spring. (A report released today says the NWT lost 3.4 million hectares of forest to fire last year. That's almost twice the annual average for the entire country.)

Date: 2015-05-05
Placeline: YELLOWKNIFE, Northwest Territories.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 17 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << maybe still bitterly there's still hope but the indications are there not may not come and the snow is almost gone and place is already born drying or do cords are still off the charts we're really said we were on our lines as I say for an another tough season >>