BC Hydro conducting controlled burning of debris this week

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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – As part of the Site C Project, B.C. Hydro says more controlled burning of debris will be taking place this week, February 9 to February 12.

According to B.C. Hydro, the locations of where burning will be taking place include:

  • Moberly River drainage
  • South bank of the Peace River – Eastern end of the Transmission Line at the Septimus Temporary Substation

B.C. Hydro says burning can only occur in the fall and winter months during a specific weather condition, known as a venting window.

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A venting window means that there is enough positive atmospheric pressure and airflow to disperse smoke.

For more information, you can visit the Site C Project website.

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