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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 2:15 PM
Since April 1, the Wildfire Management Branch has responded to 24 wildfires within the Cariboo Fire Centre that have burned about 500 hectares. All of these fires were human-caused and therefore preventable.
Friday, April 24, 2015 10:45 AM
Effective at noon on April 27, 2015, Category 3 open burning will be prohibited by the Wildfire Management Branch throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre to help prevent the public.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 2:00 PM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations advises that an ecosystem restoration burn is planned south of Riske Creek between April 8 and May 1, 2015, weather conditions permitting.
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 10:45 AM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations is planning a series of controlled burns near Chimney Lake and Felker Lake from March 17 to April 10, 2015, weather conditions permitting.
Wednesday, March 11, 2015 10:00 AM
The Cariboo Fire Centre is encouraging the public to exercise caution with any outdoor burning activities, due to an increased wildfire risk in the region.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 9:00 AM
Many areas of the Cariboo Region have experienced significantly wetter conditions than normal in 2014.
Friday, December 5, 2014 9:30 AM
Owners of private land in the Cariboo Region now have a new tool to help prevent the spread of damaging Douglas-fir beetles on their property.
Thursday, October 30, 2014 1:30 PM
Effective at noon on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014, open fires will once again be allowed throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre's jurisdiction, due to a decreased risk of wildfires.
Thursday, October 16, 2014 2:30 PM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations advises that a series of prescribed burns is planned in several areas west and south of Williams Lake until Nov. 15, 2014, weather conditions permitting.
Tuesday, October 7, 2014 11:15 AM
Effective at noon on Oct. 7, 2014, Category 3 open fires will once again be allowed in the Cariboo Fire Centre east of the Fraser River. However, Category 2 and Category 3 open fires remain prohibited west of the Fraser River.