Effective at 12 p.m. (noon) on Friday, July 5, 2024, Category 2 and Category 3 open fires will be prohibited across the Nadina Fire Zone, Bulkley Fire Zone and part of the Skeena Fire Zone. This includes the Nadina Forest District, the Skeena portion of the Skeena/Stikine Forest District and the Old Kalum portion of the Coast Mountains Forest District.

This prohibition is being implemented due to an upcoming trend of warmer and drier weather.

Anyone conducting Category 2 or Category 3 open fires within the above jurisdictions must extinguish those fires by the Friday, July 5 deadline.

For more information, visit: https://blog.gov.bc.ca/.../category-2-3-open-fire.../