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Friday, April 22, 2016 1:30 PM
Premier Christy Clark is reminding all British Columbians of the importance of wildfire prevention in the wake of the 34 wildfires that blazed up in a single day in the northeast earlier this week.
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 7:32 PM
The BC Wildfire Service has responded to 45 new wildfires in the Prince George Fire Centre since the morning of April 18, 2016. Many of these fires are burning in the Peace region where 14 fires are currently estimated to be over 100 hectares in size.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015 12:01 PM
Effective at noon on Thursday, June 18, 2015, open burning will once again be permitted throughout the Prince George Fire Centre's jurisdiction.
Friday, May 8, 2015 9:45 AM
Smoke may be visible in parts of the Fort Nelson and Peace regions over the next week as prescribed burning continues in those areas.
Monday, April 27, 2015 9:30 AM
A series of prescribed burns is planned for the Bevel Creek, Ospika River, Tobin Lake and Mt. Moodie areas in the Mackenzie Natural Resource District from May 1 to May 31, 2015, weather conditions permitting.
Monday, April 20, 2015 11:15 AM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations is planning to conduct over 30 prescribed burns at multiple locations in the Peace Region between April 20 and June 7, weather permitting.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 10:00 AM
The Wildfire Management Branch is encouraging the public to exercise caution with any outdoor burning, due to dry and windy conditions.
Thursday, September 4, 2014 8:45 AM
Effective at noon on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014, open burning will once again be permitted throughout the Prince George Fire Centre due to cooler and wetter weather conditions.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 10:45 AM
As of noon on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, the area with restricted access around the Mt. McAllister wildfire is being expanded to ensure the safety of the public and firefighting personnel.
Friday, August 1, 2014 5:50 PM
The Prince George Fire Centre has issued an area restriction for the forested area around the Tenakihi-Mesilinka fire, effective at 2 p.m. Pacific Time on Friday, August 1, 2014.