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Wildfire Information Archive - 2015

For up to date information on wildfires in the area go to:
www.RDKB.com

RDKB Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) contact numbers:

250.368.9127 or 888.747.9119

Last Updated on August 30th, 2015 at 10:55am

Information Bulletins

RDKB EOC Updates:
RDKB EOC Update Evacuation Alert Cancelled – August 30, 2015

RDKB EOC Update – August 28, 2015

RDKB EOC Update – August 27, 2015

RDKB EOC Update Animals & Livestock – August 27, 2015

RDKB EOC Update Evacuation Alert – August 26, 2015

Grand Forks Evacuation Zones Map – August 26, 2015

Christina Lake Evacuation Zones Map – August 26, 2015

RDKB EOC Update – August 24, 2015

RDKB EOC Update – August 23, 2015

RDKB EOC Update – August 22, 2015

RDKB EOC Update – August 21, 2015

PUBLIC MEETINGS Grand Forks & Christina Lake:
Grand Forks/Christina Lake Public Meetings – August 26, 2015

Midway/Rock Creek Residents’ Meeting – August 24, 2015

Public Meeting Update – 2015

For Updates from RDKB:
http://www.rdkb.com

Important links

http://bcwildfire.ca/index.htm

http://www.bcairquality.ca

For Road Traveller Information System:
http://www.drivebc.ca/#listView

For Rock Creek Fire Information:
http://www.rdkb.com/HotTopics/RockCreekWildfire.aspx

For Kettle Complex, Stickpin Fire Information:
http://inciweb.nwcg.gov/incident/4536/

Emergency Preparation

During an emergency, preparation is key. The most immediate help in an emergency will come from you, your family and those directly around you – your neighbours.

To aid in preparation here are a couple of documents:
Household Preparedness Guide

Household Emergency Plan

Homeowner FireSmart Manual