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  1. Smoky skies advisory in effect for the entire Boundary and Kootenay areas

    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...
  2. For More Great Information on the Wild Fires

  3. Information Bulletin from BC Wildfire Service - Highway Closure and Smoke Advisory

    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...
  4. Mount Midgely Fire Information

    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...
  5. Mandatory Stage 3 Outdoor Water Conservation Measures

    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...
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    • 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