BC Wildfire

The B.C. Wildfire Service reports 188 wildfires currently burning across the province, totalling over 617 for the whole year so far.                                Photo courtesy of the B.C. Wildfire Service

City reviewing emergency protocols in light of fiery week in B.C.

That includes reviewing the emergency operations centre and co-ordination with other authorities

 

“Stubborn farmers” working behind fire lines to protect homes, animals

“Stubborn farmers” working behind fire lines to protect homes, animals

“We’re going to keep fighting until we can’t no more”

 

A helicopter sprays the wildfire in Princeton.                                A helicopter sprays the wildfire in Princeton. (Black Press)

Wildfires burn 78,000 hectares across B.C.

Rate of new fires slowing down

 

The scene from Boston Flats, where dozens of mobile homes have been burnt to the ground. (Black Press photo)

Cash donations better way to help victims of B.C. wildfires: Red Cross

Allows flexibility to provide exactly what people need

The scene from Boston Flats, where dozens of mobile homes have been burnt to the ground. (Black Press photo)