BC Wildfire Service

Open Letter Of Thanks From BC Fire Chiefs To Wildfire Service

Vancouver/Fraser Valley – Following an unprecedented wildfire season in the province, the Fire Chiefs’ Association of BC (FCABC) wishes to acknowledge the hard work and dedication of the BC Wildfire Service. “We applaud the efforts and sincerely thank the men…







Abby Police Cracking Down – Fines For Cigarette Tossers

Abbotsford – Over 140 wildfires are currently burning in British Columbia, yet people continue to throw their cigarette butts out their windows even as we face tinder-dry conditions. Earlier today, a patrol officer observed a lit cigarette butt being thrown…



Use Caution With Outdoor Burning

Victoria/Fraser Valley – The BC Wildfire Service wants you to exercise caution with any outdoor burning. The current weather forecast is calling for increased winds starting today, through tomorrow in the Fraser Valley, Vanderhoof, Fort St. James, Prince George, Mackenzie…


Ryder Lake Forest Fire Contained

Chilliwack – 10 PM SATURDAY UPDATE – The fire is now 95% contained. BC Wildfire Service and the Chilliwack Fire Department will continue working together in a unified effort. Roads and back country access will remained closed to the public…