Media Information

Members of the BC Wildfire Service information team are available by email or phone to

  • arrange and conduct interviews
  • provide backgrounders, photos and B-roll
  • arrange access to fire sites

Province-Wide Wildfire Updates

For information on province-wide issues, please contact the Provincial Wildfire Coordination Centre information team.

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Kevin Skrepnek
Chief Fire Information Officer
250 312-3051
FireInfi@gov.bc.ca


Regional Wildfire Updates

For regionally specific information, including information about specific fires and regional fire prohibitions, contact the information team at the local fire centre.

View a map of fire centre boundaries.

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Jessica Mack
Fire Information Officer
778 799-2100
Jessica.Mack@gov.bc.ca

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Fire Information Officers
Taylor MacDonald
Hannah Swift
Kelsey Dunkley
Marla Catherall

250 554-5965
KFCINFO@gov.bc.ca

Carolyn Bartos

Carolyn Bartos
Fire Information Officer
250 847-6639
Carolyn.Bartos@gov.bc.ca

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Molly Blower
Fire Information Officer
250 561-4629
Molly.Blower@gov.bc.ca

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Ashley Davidoff
Fire Information Officer
250 365-4014
Ashley.Davidoff@gov.bc.ca


Ministry Policy and Issues

For questions on policy and issues outside of wildfire operations, please contact the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations Communications Office.

 

Government Communications & Public Engagement (Victoria)

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FLNRO Media Requests
250 356-7506
FLNRORD.MediaRequests@gov.bc.ca

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Vivian Thomas
Communications Director
250 356-2475
Vivian.Thomas@gov.bc.ca