Before-and-after damage from the Labrador fire

Two photographs show the startling effects of forest fire damage near a lake in western Labrador.
Before-and-after images of Moosehead Lake in Labrador, showing damage from forest fires over the last three weeks. (CBC)

Residents of western Labrador have been reeling from forest fires that have been burning near their borders for almost three weeks. The interactive above shows before-and-after views near Moosehead Lake, outside Wabush and Labrador City. Use the slider to see the details.

Our thanks to reporter Chris Ensing for supplying the images.