16 August 2018
Haze engulfed parts of Canada Monday and Tuesday as British Columbia endured raging wildfires forcing more than 3,000 to evacuate their homes. A state of emergency was declared for two weeks as 566 wildfires burned, threatening 1,500 homes. orange haze were engulfing towns and cities in Alberta and British Columbia. Air quality is expected to be poor in Alberta for the rest of the week because of smoke.