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Thursday, September 22, 2022 3:12 PM
People within the Thompson-Okanagan region will have greater protection from wildfires through a provincial investment in a series of community-led projects.
Thursday, September 1, 2022 8:30 AM
Work is underway to enhance forest resilience to protect against the effects of wildfire and climate change in the Thompson-Okanagan region.
Friday, July 15, 2022 10:00 AM
Motor Vehicle Closures established under the Motor Vehicle Prohibition Regulation of the Wildlife Act in October 2021 are still in place.
Tuesday, May 17, 2022 8:45 AM
Backcountry road users are advised that the roads closed in October 2021 across the Thompson Okanagan region, following 15 severe wildfires, will remain closed.
Tuesday, April 19, 2022 12:57 PM
The B.C. government has provided more than $3.5 million in grants to 26 local governments and First Nations in the Kamloops Fire Centre to support wildfire-risk-reduction initiatives and help keep communities safe.
Friday, October 22, 2021 9:30 AM
Due to severe wildfire damage in areas of the Thompson Okanagan and one area in the Kootenays, 15 motor-vehicle closures under the Motor Vehicle Prohibition Regulation of the Wildlife Act are in effect.
Monday, July 26, 2021 2:22 PM
As B.C. continues to experience dry conditions and aggressive wildfire activity, international support for the Province’s wildfire response has received another welcome boost with the arrival of 34 Australian firefighting personnel.
Thursday, July 22, 2021 1:00 PM
Drought is affecting much of British Columbia, including many parts of the southern and central Interior.
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 3:20 PM
The BC Wildfire Service is issuing a wind advisory for the Interior, southern Interior and southeastern B.C. from Tuesday, July 20 to Thursday, July 22, 2021.
Friday, July 17, 2020 10:30 AM
In response to feedback from Indigenous communities and local governments, the Province continues to improve the criteria for Community Resiliency Investment (CRI) program grants.