Wainfleet bog fire brought under control
Firefighters now have the Wainfleet Bog fire under control.
An update from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry says firefighters have doused the entire 6.4-hectare footprint of the fire.
Patrols are now using infrared sensors to look for still-smoldering hot spots below the surface of the peat bog. Various agencies were involved in battling the blaze.