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Thursday, September 22, 2022 3:06 PM
People within the Thompson-Okanagan region will have greater protection from wildfires through a provincial investment in a series of community-led projects.
Monday, August 15, 2022 10:00 AM
Due to increased grizzly bear activity in the upper Chilko River area, access to Chilko-Newton Road, south of Henry’s Crossing, will be closed to the public during salmon spawning season from Sept. 1 to Oct. 31, 2022.
Thursday, July 28, 2022 3:30 PM
Sustained high temperatures throughout British Columbia this week are increasing the potential for wildfires.
Monday, July 25, 2022 8:30 AM
A company that transforms trees damaged by mountain pine beetles and other elements into value-added engineered wood products is expanding, thanks to a boost from the Province.
Monday, July 18, 2022 1:00 PM
Using an innovative approach, the Hupacasath First Nation in Port Alberni is benefiting from nearly $112,000 in funding from the B.C. government as part of the Indigenous Forest Bioeconomy Program.
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.
Thursday, June 23, 2022 11:30 AM
Indigenous people looking to work in B.C.’s forest sector will have more opportunities to learn, train and develop in-demand skills through two new provincial grants.
Thursday, June 23, 2022 8:30 AM
Regulatory changes have been made to the provincial Wildlife Act to help enhance government’s ability to manage feral rabbits and reduce their spread.
Friday, June 3, 2022 9:15 AM
British Columbians can expect cooler and wetter conditions in June, which means the fire hazard is anticipated to remain low through the early summer, as shown in the BC Wildfire Service’s latest seasonal outlook.
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.