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Thursday, March 12, 2015 2:32 PM
The Wildfire Management Branch will be conducting a prescribed burn near Tulip Creek in Syringa Provincial Park between March 13 and March 31, weather conditions permitting, in conjunction with BC Parks and BC Hydro's Fish and Wildlife Compensation Program.
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 11:55 AM
On Monday, March 9, crews from the Southeast Fire Centre responded to four new wildfires, all of which were human-caused and therefore preventable.
Monday, September 15, 2014 11:15 AM
Open fires remain prohibited within the Southeast Fire Centre to help prevent human-caused wildfires and protect public safety.
Friday, September 5, 2014 10:51 AM
Effective at 4 p.m. Pacific Time on Friday, Sept. 5, the area restriction order in place for a group of fires west of Elkford will be rescinded to allow public access to the region.
Thursday, August 28, 2014 6:00 PM
An area restriction order that's been in effect near fires burning in areas west of Elkford is being amended, effective immediately, to increase public access to those areas and reopen some forest service roads.
Sunday, August 17, 2014 12:30 PM
An Area Restriction Order for areas near a group of fires east of Canal Flats has been rescinded effective immediately.
Friday, August 15, 2014 1:25 PM
Effective at 4 p.m. Pacific Time on Friday, Aug. 15, campfires once again will be permitted throughout the Southeast Fire Centre's jurisdiction.
Thursday, August 7, 2014 8:00 PM
In the past week, the Southeast Fire Centre has responded to 84 new lightning-caused fires. The vast majority of these fires have been small, and many are already contained.
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 7:00 PM
An Area Restriction Order is in effect immediately for areas near the White Tail Brook fire, approximately 10 kilometres east of the village of Canal Flats.
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:00 PM
The Southeast Fire Centre has received many inquiries about whether a campfire ban will implemented.