Map of B.C. burning

Categories: News
Published on: July 23, 2015

Castanet / Jon Manchester / 21 July 2015

firesmap_p3063722A map of the province posted to the B.C. Wildfire Service Facebook page dramatically shows how much of British Columbia is burning. It’s so covered in red flags, it appears the entire Southern Interior is on fire. Wildfire forest firefighters are currently responding to 254 fires across the province. As of Monday, the Wildfire Service responded to 113 new fires, 98 of which were lightning-caused.