Extreme Heat

Extreme heat can pose a health risk and even have lethal consequences. Click here for tips from the New Brunswick Office of the Chief Medical Officer of Health on how to identify and prevent heat-related illness and what to do in the event of heat stroke. 

Heat Alert and Response System

The City of Fredericton is a partner in the Province of New Brunswick Heat Alert and Response System (HARS). 

The effects of climate change pose risks to the health of Canadians and New Brunswickers, especially older adults, young children, and the homeless, as well as those with chronic health conditions and those using certain medications.

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For more about Heat Alerts, and what you can do to protect yourself, visit the ​Province of New Brunswick Heat Alert and Response System web page.