Campfire Ban Announced

Effective at noon on Thursday, July 26, 2018, campfires will be prohibited throughout the Southeast Fire Centre which includes Fernie, the Elk Valley and Southcountry

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Category 2 Open Burning Ban in Effect

The SE Fire Centre / BC Wildfire Service has announced that a Category 2 Open Burning Ban started Friday July 6th at 12PM throughout the Southeast Fire Centre’s jurisdiction.

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Koocanusa Recreation Options

The public will have a chance to discuss and provide feedback about recreation management in the Koocanusa area at four open houses and through an online survey this January and February.

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Fernie Open for winter camping

The brand new Fernie RV Resort (FRVR) will be open this winter offering the winter camper and RVer a full-service and affordable option to enjoy your favourite snow activities.

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Open Fires Prohibited in Southeast BC

It is extremely dry out there this year. Even though campfires are still permitted, please make sure you keep them small and ensure they are fully extinguished (cool to the touch) before leaving them.

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