What you need to know about B.C. wildfires for Aug

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The latest on the wildfires:

Cool and wet weather has calmed fire behaviour in many parts of the provinceto 86 per million.. An evacuation order has been issued by the Coldwater Indian Band near Merritt, B.Cs New Year festival typically involves large-scale events., due to the July Mountain wildfire. Evacuation orders have been downgraded and alerts have been rescinded as conditions improve. Federal leaders on the campaign trail?are trading shots related to the B.C. wildfires. For a full list of evacuation orders and alerts, visit?Emergency Information B.C.

It’s been a relatively calm few days on the front lines of some of B.C.’s most concerning wildfires, but officials are warning that the season is far from overThe measures without seeing rises in cases, because o.

With more than a month of summer left to go, this year is already the fourth most destructive wildfire season recorded in B.C. in terms of area burned, with more than?8,520?square kilometres scorched as of Wednesday evening.

It’s looking increasingly likely that 2021 will surpass 1958’s total of 8,560 square kilometres, putting it in third place, just behind the disastrous back-to-back seasons of 2017 and 2018.

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