The Coastal Fire Centre coordinates wildfire suppression and prevention across the south coast of BC. south coastal B.C., the most heavily populated area in the province. Much of the terrain along the south coast is steep and rugged with thick brush, large timber and large bodies of water. There is a high potential for interface fires that affect homes, cabins, watersheds, communication towers, transmission lines, roads and other infrastructure.
Stay up to date with the latest information from the Coastal Wildfire Centre via their twitter account @BCGovFireInfo and read their latest newsletter here.
Visit BC's Wildfire website for more information and view their interactive map of wildfires in the province.
To report a wildfire, call 1-800-663-5555 or 5555 on your cell phone.