Porters Lake Forest Fire - A year later - Nova Scotia


One year after the Porters Lake Forest Fire, the damage is still quite evident from the sky.

On Saturday May 23rd 2020 at around 12:20 p.m., Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency crews were called to a wildfire off of Highway 107 in Porters Lake, N.S., near West Porters Lake Road.

Around 2 p.m., Halifax Fire tweeted that its crews, alongside Nova Scotia Lands and Forestry crews, were working on a brush fire near Highway 107 Exit 19. The portion of the highway was closed, with crews asking motorists to avoid the area.