B.C. unprepared, under-resourced for wildfire and flood threat, review finds By David Ball The Star Vancouver May 10, 2018

VANCOUVER—Disasters such as last summer’s wildfires,

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Addressing the new normal

B.C. report on wildfires, floods recommends new disaster management approach The Canadian Press in the Victoria Times Colonist May 10, 2018 VICTORIA — An independent review of British Columbia’s response to last year’s wildfires and flooding recommends fighting fire with fire to protect communities and future forests. 

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Nakusp Community Forest to assist

Regional District of Central Kootenay urges land owners to prepare for threat of wildfire season By Trisha Shanks Arrow Lakes News May 8, 2018

Due to the massive increase in wildfire activity during 2017,

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Forest resiliency focus moving forward in the Cariboo Chilcotin

By Monica Lamb-Yorski Williams Lake Tribune April 24, 2018 Creating resilient forests while recovering and rebuilding from last year’s wildfires is a challenge Rodger Stewart will face in his new position as director of regional initiatives for the ministry of forests in the Cariboo Chilcotin region. 

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BC Forest Safety Council Newsletter

Increasing awareness about wildlife/dangerous trees for field workers April 16, 2018

The BC Forest Safety Council’s program development manager, Gerard Messier RPF… presentation on the potential hazards posed by wildfire and beetle-kill stands.

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