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Tuesday, July 21, 2015 3:05 PM
Effective at noon on Wednesday July 22, 2015, campfires will once again be allowed throughout the Northwest Fire Centre's jurisdiction.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 3:00 PM
Effective at noon on Wednesday July 22, 2015, campfires will once again be allowed throughout the Prince George Fire Centre's jurisdiction.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 2:05 PM
Responding to continuing dry conditions, the Government of B.C. has announced a Level 4 drought rating for the Nicola Region.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 11:50 AM
Recent thunderstorms have kept BC Wildfire Service crews busy fighting dozens of new fires in the Southeast Fire Centre. Crews have responded to 52 new fires since Monday, 50 of which were caused by lightning.
Monday, July 20, 2015 1:30 PM
The Government of B.C. is suspending angling in streams and rivers throughout most of the South Coast due to warming water temperatures and low stream flows.
Saturday, July 18, 2015 6:15 PM
The large column of smoke visible from Nelson and surrounding areas this afternoon is the result of successful burn out operations on the Sitkum Creek wildfire.
Friday, July 17, 2015 1:13 PM
With 159 wildfires burning throughout B.C., down from 166 on Thursday and 197 one week ago, the Province continues to caution all British Columbians to be diligent with fire safety and to report all wildfires to authorities.
Friday, July 17, 2015 12:41 PM
The campfire ban remains in effect throughout the Prince George Fire centre. This does not apply to cooking stoves that use gas, propane or briquettes.
Friday, July 17, 2015 11:10 AM
The Province is taking action to preserve the unique ecosystems of the Ancient Forest, home to some of the oldest trees in the country, and is calling for public input into the planning process, Minister of Jobs,Tourism and Skills Training Shirley Bond announced today. Bond was speaking on behalf of Minister of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Steve Thomson.
Friday, July 17, 2015 10:45 AM
People living in Nelson and surrounding areas will notice increased smoke on the Sitkum Creek Wildfire as a result of another proactive burn out operation.