Coastal Fire Centre

Wildfire Above Silver Skaggit Road Near Hope

Hope – An update from Coastal Fire Centre and BC Wildfire. On Sunday evening the Coastal Fire Centre responded to a fire approximately 20 hectares in size. The fire was burning 25 kilometers southeast of Hope above the Silver Skaggit…


Open Burning Restrictions In Coastal Fire Centre

Fraser Valley/Victoria – Effective at noon on Friday, May 18, 2018, Category 2 open burns will be prohibited throughout the Coastal Fire Centre’s jurisdiction, with the exception of the Haida Gwaii Natural Resource District and the “Fog Zone”. The Coastal…


Campfire Ban For BC Parks And Crown Lands

Fraser Valley – This should not surprise anyone considering the summer heat is now in full swing and wildfires are a serious threat. Effective at noon on Thursday, July 6, 2017, all open fires (including campfires) will be prohibited throughout…


Coastal Fire Centre – Restricted Open Burning

Victoria/Fraser Valley -The time has arrived, along with the warmer weather, to be aware of fire/burning regulations when camping or simply burning brush or stumps. Campfires are allowed for now.   Effective at noon on June 7, 2017, Category 2…


Campfire Ban – Fraser Valley

Fraser Valley – Effective Noon Wednesday August 17, 2016, a Campfire Ban was put into effect for the Fraser Valley and most of the Coastal Fire Region. This prohibition is being issued in conjunction with the Coastal Fire Centre and…


Yes You Can Have A Campfire … In The Rain

Victoria/Fraser Valley – The good news is that you can enjoy a campfire again when you’re out enjoying your favorite campsite. The down side is that we are expecting a summer’s worth of rain – over the next 72 -96…


Complete Campfire Ban For Coastal Fire Centre

Parksville/Abbotsford/Chilliwack – To no one’s surprise, Effective at noon on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, the existing campfire ban in the Coastal Fire Centre will be expanded to cover all areas within the fire centre’s jurisdiction, including the “Fog Zone”, to…


Campfire Ban UFN In Fraser Valley And Hope

Parksville, BC –  Effective at noon on Saturday, June 27, 2015 within the Coastal Fire Centre’s jurisdiction, campfires will only be allowed on northern Vancouver Island, the mid-coast portion of the mainland and on Haida Gwaii.   The Coastal Fire…