bc wildfires

FireSmart clean-up and chipping event planned for West Bench

Event on Oct. 17 to help reduce risk of wildfire damage

 

Little White Mountain wildfire remains at 15 hectares

The lightning-caused fire is 25 kilometres south of Kelowna and is currently considered ‘out of control’

 

Area restriction around Christie Mountain wildfire lifted

Crews are still active in the area and people should use caution when travelling in it

 

Crews gain control of North Okanagan fire

Grass fire being held at 25 hectares south of Vernon

Christie Mountain wildfire crews burning single trees, scanning mountainside for hot spots

Smoke continues to be visible as Christie Mountain wildfire crews burn, fall single trees

Okanagan Forest Task Force discovers several abandoned campfires in backcountry

The Okanagan Forest Task Force is reminding people to extinguish campfires

Christie Mountain wildfire update: No imminent threat to properties

BC Wildfire Service is still working in the area and spot fires and smoke may be visible

North Okanagan firefighters answer call to south

B.C. crews band together to assist at Mount Christie wildfire

Christie Mountain wildfire classified as held

There is minimal growth on the blaze 6 km from Okanagan Falls

‘We are not immune:’ Forest fire risk is real even in B.C.’s coastal temperate rainforest

‘The ups are getting a little bit higher and the downs aren’t going as low as they usually do’

A look back at the biggest wildfires to ever burn across B.C.

The list is made up of the ten biggest fires based on hectares of size

BC Wildfire continues suppression efforts on Christie Mountain blaze

The wildfire remains at 2,035.0 hectares in size

North Okanagan residents praised for helping to douse fire

Small blaze off Cedar Ridge Road sparked Sunday, Aug. 23

Christie Mountain wildfire sees ‘minimal’ growth despite heavy winds

55 pieces of equipment, 110 firefighters from across B.C. have been released from Penticton blaze

Crews battle fire alongside Coquihalla Highway

The fire closed the highway’s northbound lanes near Merritt.

Area restriction implemented for Christie Mountain wildfire

Blaze near Penticton experienced ‘minimal fire activity’ over the past 24 hours

Helping Christie Mountain wildfire evacuees

Penticton Search and Rescue is on high alert due to the wildfire

“Have a bag packed and ready to go”: Christie Mountain wildfire

Residents are urged to prepared in case they need to leave their homes

Stay out of firefighters way: City of Penticton

Residents are asked to cooperate with any requests firefighters may have or answer questions they ask