Alberta Wildfire Bigger Than New York City as Evacuees Airlifted

  • Production falls as much as 1 million barrels a day: RBC
  • Inferno forces Alberta's biggest-ever evacuation due to fire

Fire Forces Evacuation of Canadian Oil Sands City

The wildfires ravaging Canada’s oil hub in northern Alberta have rapidly spread to an area bigger than New York city, prompting the air lift of more than 8,000 evacuees as firefighters seek to salvage critical infrastructure.

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