Wood chip pile

A wood chip pile is seen at the Resolute Forest Products’ Thunder Bay plant.

Several road work and forestry operations have come to a halt as the province takes additional measures to reduce the likelihood of human-caused fires in Northwestern Ontario.

Suspensions and restrictions are in place under the authority of an emergency order on higher-risk forestry operations that have the potential to cause sparks and ignite fires.

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