View the location and details of all active wildfires in B.C. on the BC Wildfire Dashboard.
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Get information on current wildfire activity in B.C., including details about specific wildfires, fire response efforts, and Fire Danger Ratings across the province.
British Columbia is large and geographically diverse province. For that reason, decisions on when and where to implement fire bans and restrictions are made by B.C.’s six regional fire centres.
We’re in this together. Wildfire prevention can happen at home, in the backcountry, and through larger-scale fire and fuel management planning. Learn what you can do to help.
Find out how the BC Wildfire Service manages wildfires, learn about the history and governance behind the organization, and get statistics and geospatial data from previous fire seasons.
The BC Wildfire Service is a leader in wildfire management, known for skilled personnel and a focus on safety. The province of British Columbia faces an average of 1,600 wildfires each year.
Forecasting fire behaviour
Understanding where, when and how a wildfire will act is key when making important operational decisions
Wildfire tactics – what it takes to put
Once the BC Wildfire Service determines a fire should be suppressed, what are the tactics?