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Tuesday, August 18, 2015 9:30 AM
The BC Wildfire Service has received reports of people not complying with the partial campfire ban in the Cariboo Fire Centre.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 9:00 AM
Over the last year, significant progress has been made on environmental mitigation and remediation at the Mount Polley mine site which is outlined in the end of phase one progress report released today by Environment Minister Mary Polak.
Monday, July 27, 2015 12:35 PM
Effective at noon on Monday, July 27, 2015, campfires will once again be allowed east of the Fraser River within the Cariboo Fire Centre’s jurisdiction.
Friday, July 24, 2015 2:00 PM
Although campfires are currently allowed in some areas and municipalities in northern B.C., the BC Wildfire Service is reminding the public that campfires are still prohibited throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre’s jurisdiction.
Friday, July 10, 2015 3:00 PM
The Government of B.C. is suspending angling in the classified waters section of the Horsefly River due to warming water temperatures.
Thursday, July 9, 2015 11:50 AM
The current spell of hot, dry weather has resulted in increased fire danger ratings throughout the Cariboo Fire Centre. The majority of the Cariboo Fire Centre is currently or soon expected to be rated “extreme”.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 2:25 PM
BC Wildfire Service personnel are responding to wildfires that were started by recent lightning activity in the Cariboo Fire Centre.
Monday, June 22, 2015 2:00 PM
With significant public input having been received on the restart application by Mount Polley Mine Corporation and a decision expected shortly, public input is now being sought to help ensure the company has the foremost remediation and restoration plan...
Friday, June 12, 2015 12:30 PM
Despite the change in weather conditions, the Wildfire Management Branch urges the public to use caution when participating in recreational activities in the backcountry or using any open flame.
Monday, June 8, 2015 2:00 PM
The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations plans to aerially treat about 16,000 hectares of forest in the Williams Lake Timber Supply Area and the 100 Mile House Timber Supply Area to reduce western spruce budworm populations.