The Ministry of Environment, in collaboration with the Interior Health Authority, is updating the Smoky Skies Advisory issued on August 20th to include the entire Boundary and Kootenay areas due to forest-fire smoke that is affecting the region. Read on...
Click on the "Additional Info.." link to take you to the bcwildfire.ca website to see the Information Bulletin on Highway Closure and Smoke Advisory. Read on...
For information on Mount Midgely Fire, visible from the Creston Flats and the Town of Creston, please refer to the Southeast Fire Centre Wildfire information website at bcwildfire.ca - See "Wildfires of Note - Mount Midgely." Read on...
The Arrow Creek water supply system is experiencing early year high demand due to the extended hot weather and low precipitation period over the last 2 months. Read on...
- For Current Wildfire Information and mapping please check out www.bcwildfire.ca
- Highway Information www.drivebc.ca
- Provincial Information regarding Evacuation Alerts or Evacuation Orders check out www.embc.bc.ca
- Wild Fire Public Information Phone Line : 1-888-336-7378 press 3 for the Kootenays
- To Report a Wildfire: 1-800-663-5555 or * 5555 on most cell phones