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BC Wildfire Service to conduct night vision trials for helicopters in South Okanagan

This technology could assist with future firefighting operations

 

B.C. wide burning restrictions come into effect April 16

‘Larger open burns pose an unnecessary risk and could detract from wildfire detection’

 

B.C. works to prepare for future wildfire, flood seasons

Stepping up prescribed burns is part of the provincial strategy

 

B.C. wildfires to burn into 2018

Many of the largest fires likely won’t be doused until the spring.

Volunteers at Cloverdale evacuation centre take the heat off of wildfire evacuees

‘We’ll get through this,’ say wildfire evacuees

  • Aug 17, 2017

$90M spent million fighting B.C. wildfires since April 1

There were 17 new fires started on Sunday