Week of June 26 - July 2, 2017
No major emergencies or disasters here!
Category 2 (backyard burning) is prohibited!
CVRD supports Coastal Fire Centre burning prohibitions. Please be cautious - summer weather is here and with it come greater fire risks.
The summer has heated up quickly - potential for increased wildfire risk! Went from moderate to high just over the weekend!
BC Wildfire Service information at:
Drought level is still Normal but as of May 1st, Stage 1 Watering Restrictions are in place. To find out more, check out: http://cvrdnewnormalcowichan.ca/water-use-restrictions/.
Details on all alerts can be found at:
Here are some great information resources to keep yourself informed:
Drive BC: www.drivebc.ca
BC Current Wildfire Situation: http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/safety/wildfire-status/wildfire-situation
Environment Canada Weather Alerts: http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/index_e.html?prov=bc