THE FORT McMURRAY FIRE

WHAT THEY CARRIED

As the flames engulfed individual houses and entire neighbourhoods, Fort McMurray’s residents fled, leaving years of memories behind. Many had only minutes to gather their belongings. Here, they reflect on the things they took with them—bare necessities or precious keepsakes—and what they have lost.

Amber Bracken May 30 2016
THE FORT McMURRAY FIRE

WHAT THEY CARRIED

As the flames engulfed individual houses and entire neighbourhoods, Fort McMurray’s residents fled, leaving years of memories behind. Many had only minutes to gather their belongings. Here, they reflect on the things they took with them—bare necessities or precious keepsakes—and what they have lost.

Amber Bracken May 30 2016