Wildfire Season 2021 Print Article Font Size
Hot and dry conditions experienced over the last week have resulted in new fires starting overnight in the Golden area. Unstable weather will continue for much of the week. BC Wildfire Service is currently assessing the situation and will determine if action is required.  Golden and Area Emergency Program is actively monitoring the situation.
 
For updates and information on wildfires, download the BC Wildfire Service mobile app or visit the BC Wildfire Dashboard here: https://bit.ly/2UkiWzk
 
During wildfire season in BC it's important to be prepared:
 
  • Build a 72-hour emergency kit and grab-and-go bags for each member of your household. Learn how to build an emergency kit and a grab-and-go bag here: https://bit.ly/2TvBfkX
  • Prepare your home, visit www.FireSmartBC.ca for tips to FireSmart your home.
 
Learn more and download the PreparedBC Wildfire Preparedness guide at: www.preparedbc.ca/wildfires
 
To report signs of wildfire dial 1-800-663-5555 or *5555 on your cell