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Monday, August 17, 2015 10:30 AM
To assist spawning salmon, the Province has released a pulse of water from storage into the Nicola River.
Thursday, September 5, 2013 9:15 AM
Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson has officially opened the new $4.74-million Provincial Wildfire Training Centre and Merritt Fire Zone office.
Friday, June 21, 2013 1:00 PM
Five companies in an innovative forestry practices agreement have had a combined increase of 373,000 cubic metres per year for their allowable annual cut, effective from Jan. 1, 2013, to Dec. 31, 2015.
Thursday, May 23, 2013 9:00 AM
It is anticipated that the heavy rainfall experienced over the past 48 hours will cause the streamflow in creeks and rivers feeding Nicola Lake to increase and remain high for at least another two weeks.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013 10:00 AM
The public is asked to exercise caution, and prepare for localized flooding as water levels in Nicola Lake, the Nicola River and surrounding streams increase due to rapid snowmelt and recent high temperatures.
Monday, October 22, 2012 1:45 PM
The B.C. government is investing up to $4.74 million in a new firefighting centre to enhance wildfire response and management, Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson announced today.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012 8:15 AM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations plans to aerially treat up to 21,400 hectares of forest in the Cascades District to reduce populations of western spruce budworm.
Saturday, March 17, 2012 10:15 AM
Residents in the Nicola Valley will now find it even easier to get personalized help with their natural resource inquiries, thanks to the opening of a brand-new FrontCounter BC office in Merritt.
Thursday, June 16, 2011 2:45 PM
Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Minister Steve Thomson recognized the District of Logan Lake for fully implementing its community wildfire protection plan during a special awards ceremony at the Merritt Fire Zone base today.
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 3:54 PM
On Wednesday, June 1 the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations will be releasing additional water from the Nicola Lake Dam to limit the rise of the lake.