7 C
Fort St. John
Saturday, March 23, 2019
9924 101 ave Fort St. John, B.C.
Advertisement
Home News Forest Fire Update

Forest Fire Update

Advertisement

There has been a reduction in wildfire activity this week, in the Prince George Fire Centre, which includes the Peace Liard region.

At last report late yesterday crews had responded to only six fires this week and, the largest one was estimated at only two hectares.

The fire danger rating across the centre ranges from very low to high, with the only area of concern northwest of Prince George, near Fort St. James and Vanderhoof.

- Advertisement -

As a result the Prince George Centre has sent two fire management specialists and one 20 person crew to the Southeast Fire Center.

It will also consider sending additional support in the coming weeks, as conditions and fire activity allow.

get the latest news in your inbox

Author

Advertisement

Local Events

Must Read

NEBC Yukon Midget Trackers win Provincial Championships

KELOWNA, B.C. - The Northeast B.C. Midget Yukon Trackers are the winners of the 2019 Midget Tier 1 Provincial Championships.Last night, Thursday, the Trackers...