Build a fire break by removing flammable materials within a 10-m radius.

Leave 5 m between your trees and prune off branches from the ground up to 2 m.

Choose non-flammable materials such as sheet metal or bricks for your walls.

Equip your chimney or wood stove with a fire screen to protect against sparks.

Choose a roof made of metal or fibreglass.


SOPFEU's interactive maps give you an overview of the forest situation across Québec. Whether you are looking to learn about the danger of wildfires, the location of fires or the fire intensity, our maps will give you a clear picture on the current forest situation.

Fire danger map

The fire danger is established based on data collected from weather stations across Quebec. It is a relative index of how easy it is to ignite forest fuels and how difficult a fire may be to control, considering the fire's spread rate and available quantity of fuel.

Help us in our efforts to get the prevention message across by displaying the fire danger icon on your website. For further information, please write us.

Fire location map

To know more, consult the statistics section.

Intensity location map

Datas validation daily at 9h and 3h

Expected situation on April 24th  

Expected situation on April 25th