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Tuesday, July 7, 2015 12:30 PM
Authorizations allowing construction to begin on the Site C Clean Energy Project were issued today by the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations.
Monday, July 6, 2015 3:00 PM
The Province is cautioning all British Columbians to be diligent with fire safety and report all wildfires to authorities as 184 active fires are being fought across British Columbia with 9 evacuation alerts and orders currently in effect, impacting over 800 homes.
Sunday, July 5, 2015 8:30 PM
Crews have made steady progress on the Tsulquate Creek fire.
Sunday, July 5, 2015 11:00 AM
The Mount Stewart wildfire, located in the community of Port Edward, has been accurately measured to have burned 3.7 hectares.
Saturday, July 4, 2015 11:35 AM
Smoke from two lightning-caused wildfires may drift into the Bella Coola area and the Nadina Fire Zone in the coming days.
Friday, July 3, 2015 11:00 AM
Responding to dry conditions, the Government of B.C. has announced a Level 4 drought rating for Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands, and taken the additional action of suspending angling in streams and rivers throughout southern Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands due to ongoing low stream flows and warming water temperatures.
Friday, July 3, 2015 10:30 AM
The BC Wildfire Service is responding to a three-hectare wildfire near Kokanee Creek and two kilometres northeast of Kokanee Creek Provincial Park.
Friday, July 3, 2015 9:25 AM
Effective at noon (Pacific time) on Friday, July 3, 2015, all open burning, including campfires and fireworks, will be prohibited throughout the majority of the province.
Thursday, July 2, 2015 6:15 PM
The Red River wildfire, located about 65 kilometres southeast of Watson Lake, is now estimated to have burned over 2,000 hectares. No structures are threatened at this time.
Thursday, July 2, 2015 6:10 PM
The BC Wildfire Service is responding to a three-hectare wildfire near Ingram Creek, about five kilometres north of the village of Midway.