Over 5,800 residents are without power.
This includes Rathtrevor Beach and Miracle Beach Provincial Park!
This week, the courts ruled that RCMP enforcement at Fairy Creek would end.
RCMP will cease to enforce an injunction in the area.
There were two out-of-control fires on Vancouver Island this summer.
Though it's hard to believe on a day like today! ☔
The next sailing hopes to remove 30 to 40 tonnes of debris from the water.
BC residents affected by wildfires can access up to $2,000.
Nearly half of the wildfires currently burning in BC are classified as out of control.
Protestors maintain they are non-violent, while RCMP claim otherwise.
They were accused of dangerous tactics and even sexual misconduct.
The Mount Hayes fire started Thursday afternoon.
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The RCMP stand by their decision.
Projects include artificial intelligence, sustainability, and water reuse.
Friday is expected to be the worst.
Smith was arrested but not processed.
As well as yard waste and leaves.
The shower will be best viewed Thursday and Friday night! ☄️
Hold onto your hats! (Or at least put one on 🥵)
The fire is not likely to spread beyond its boundaries.
Crews have been able to hold the fire but is still considered out of control
An evacuation order has been issued for one property.
Haida Gwaii and the Discovery Islands will benefit from the provincial investment.
The province has extended the state of emergency.
It has not been detected at Upper or Lower Thetis Lake.
From gardening, foraging, to butchering, this couple did, and ate, it all themselves!
A heat wave is expected to begin today.
Journalists were being restricted to exclusion zones set forth by the RCMP.
The fire grew to one-hectare on Thursday.
Most outdoor water use should be stopped.
There are 296 wildfires currently burning in BC.
There are currently 299 fires burning in the province.
Funded by the provincial and federal governments, and Shell Canada.
A shocking video of an aggravated assault was shared to social media.
The project intends to clean 50% of the Great Pacific Garbage Patch within five years.
“Every heatwave occurring today is made more likely and more intense by climate change.”
There are currently 201 active fires in BC right now.
That’s double the average.
Like a scene from the Roadrunner and the Coyote.
If you spot a wildfire, report it immediately.
Applications for the funding open today.
Protestors at Fairy Creek remain vigilant.
Deaths have doubled in the past four days.
The Shoal Centre will be open until 5:30 p.m. today.
A “dangerous heat wave” will last until next week, according to Environment Canada.
The deferrals will protect 2,000 hectares of land in the Fairy Creek and Walbran areas.
Including the Fairy Creek area.
The intention papers outline plans for old-growth logging, forest tenures, and timber supply and demand.
The front was led by Pacheedaht Elder Bill Jones and Hereditary Chief Victor Peter.
The post garnered over 20K shares on social media.