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Tuesday, April 19, 2022 1:00 PM
The B.C. government has provided more than $490,000 in grants to five local governments and one First Nation in the Northwest Fire Centre to support wildfire-risk-reduction initiatives and help keep communities safe.
Wednesday, June 30, 2021 10:06 AM
The B.C. government has provided more than $1.5 million in grants to 11 local governments and First Nations in the Northwest Fire Centre to support wildfire risk reduction initiatives and help keep communities safe.
Thursday, August 13, 2020 7:30 AM
Funding from the Forest Enhancement Society of BC (FESBC) is helping a small mill in the Bulkley Valley turn wood waste into products it can sell, reduce carbon emissions and create local jobs.
Monday, December 23, 2019 10:10 AM
Land impacted by the suppression of the Torkelsen wildfire in 2018, including fireguards constructed to help slow the fire’s spread, has been rehabilitated.
Tuesday, October 8, 2019 1:30 PM
Mark and Pauline Adamson are being recognized by the Province through the Minister’s Award for Innovation and Excellence in Woodlot Management for the North and for being the top provincial performer.
Monday, October 7, 2019 3:55 PM
The BC Wildfire Service is tracking a significant number of registered Category 3 open fires within the Northwest Fire Centre.
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 4:59 PM
The Arctic cold front currently moving through the Northwest Fire Centre has brought cooler temperatures and rain to most of the region.
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 4:25 PM
Strong winds in the Cassiar Fire Zone on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, prompted increased fire activity and caused two of the more prominent wildfires within the Northwest Fire Centre to grow.
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 1:05 PM
The BC Wildfire Service expects that wildfires burning in the Cassiar Fire Zone will become more active today, Aug. 13, 2019, due to strong winds in the region. This wind pattern is forecasted to continue until Friday, Aug. 16, 2019.
Saturday, August 10, 2019 3:25 PM
The BC Wildfire Service is deploying additional resources to suppress the Mehan Lake Fire (R51309), burning about 75 kilometres north of Meziadin Junction and four kilometres south of Bell II along Highway 37.