B.C. wildfires 2017

Smoke from 2017 B.C. wildfires helps research on potential impact of nuclear war

The smoke formed the largest cloud of its kind ever observed, says a study published in Science

 

B.C. farmers impacted by wildfires to receive $20-million boost

1,207 wildfires have burned across B.C. this year in the Cariboo, Kamloops and southeast region

 

UPDATED: Peachland wildfire now at 100 hectares

The Finlay Creek wildfire southwest of Peachland and Kelowna, is burning rapidly

 

BREAKING: Evacuation order expanded for Moyie, Munroe Lake area

Two wildfires currently threatening areas in the East Kootenays

B.C. man fined for going to sleep with campfire burning

Conservation officers say they’re frustrated amidst the worst wildfire season on record

Wildfires cost ICBC $500,000

Auto insurer has received 124 claims since the season began

Wind fans B.C. fires, but growth of two largest blazes is limited

Kevin Skrepnek says that despite the rain, it wasn’t much, and 14 new fires were sparked since Friday

VIDEO: BC Wildfire Service warns about aggressive fires

Footage captures a Cariboo wildfire

B.C. hits 1,003 wildfires in 2017

$285.2 million has been spent fighting fires so far

More Canadian Armed Forces on way to help fight wildfires in B.C.

The request was made for an additional 300 members to assist, bringing the total to 650.

Canadian military personnel learn to fight fires in Chilliwack

Reservists learn to keep safe on the fire line before heading to the Interior

B.C. Wildfire evacuees thank Ucluelet

“We appreciate them opening up their hearts and everything to us.”

Wildfire evacuee was ‘treated like royalty’

Woody Winkelmann just wants to say thank you

Organizers preparing for worst as wildfire burns near Shambhala Music Festival

Evacuating 15,000 festival attendees would be easier than evacuating a town: public safety director

Anticipated rain a ‘wildcard’ for B.C.’s wildfires

Fire officials unsure how rain will affect the 126 fires in the southern Interior until it arrives

5 photos of the B.C. wildfire smoke then-and-now

Photographers in Princeton match up historical and current photos to demonstrate the level of smoke

Thefts of firefighting equipment hinder efforts against B.C. wildfires

RCMP investigating Harrop-Proctor fire equipment theft, and others in Cariboo region

No end in sight for B.C. wildfires, one month since state of emergency declared

Wildfire conditions remained ‘static’ during the long weekend but fires still a concern through August

Campfire, off-road bans limited new long-weekend wildfires in B.C.: officials

Last week, the province banned the use of off-road vehicles in much of southern B.C.

5 ways Red Cross can assist residents in wildfire regions

Red Cross’ Lise Anne Pierce answers frequently asked questions from those impacted by B.C. wildfires