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BC Local News
Second derelict vessel sinks at Bella Coola wharfthem is difficult because of the jurisdictional quagmire that surrounds them.
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
them is difficult because of the jurisdictional quagmire that surrounds them. The issue is so complicated that the BC Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations has produced an 8-page document, Dealing with Problem Vessels and... Read more
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BC Local News
Forestry watchdog officials visit Terracein BC. Because we can audit and investigate the provincial government, we have
BC Local News / Posted yesterday
in BC. Because we can audit and investigate the provincial government, we have to be independent from the Minister and the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. We get our funding from government, but we have our own budget.... Read more
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Terrace Standard
Forestry watchdog officials visit Terracein BC. Because we can audit and investigate the provincial government, we have
Terrace Standard / Posted yesterday
in BC. Because we can audit and investigate the provincial government, we have to be independent from the Minister and the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. We get our funding from government, but we have our own budget.... Read more
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The Northern View
Forestry watchdog officials visit Terracein BC. Because we can audit and investigate the provincial government, we have
The Northern View / Posted yesterday
in BC. Because we can audit and investigate the provincial government, we have to be independent from the Minister and the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. We get our funding from government, but we have our own budget.... Read more
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BC Local News
Open houses to guide Kootenay Lake shoreline developmentin the Kootenay Lake Partnership include the Regional District of Central Koote
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
in the Kootenay Lake Partnership include the Regional District of Central Kootenay, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operations, Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure, Interior Health... Read more
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BC Local News
Big White prepared for fire seasonmachine activity in B.C. in the Thompson River-Okanagan-Kamloops fire service d
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
machine activity in B.C. in the Thompson River-Okanagan-Kamloops fire service district, under the Wildfire Act by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resources. The order states that if an industrial or commercial work area is a level... Read more
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Nelson Star
Open houses to guide Kootenay Lake shoreline developmentin the Kootenay Lake Partnership include the Regional District of Central Koote
Nelson Star / Posted 3 days ago
in the Kootenay Lake Partnership include the Regional District of Central Kootenay, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, BC Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resource Operations, Ministry of Transportation and Infrastructure, Interior Health... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
Big White prepared for fire seasonmachine activity in B.C. in the Thompson River-Okanagan-Kamloops fire service d
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 3 days ago
machine activity in B.C. in the Thompson River-Okanagan-Kamloops fire service district, under the Wildfire Act by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, and Natural Resources. The order states that if an industrial or commercial work area is a level... Read more
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BC Local News
Ranchers and volunteer fire departments fight Forest Lake fire north of Williams Lakeafter a few days to help. They continued fighting the transmission line fire u
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
after a few days to help. They continued fighting the transmission line fire until Friday, with help from someone from the ministry of forests. On Saturday morning, July 15, in anticipation of the big wind forecast, Jelley told his crew to regroup... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Ranchers and volunteer fire departments fight Forest Lake fire north of Williams Lakeafter a few days to help. They continued fighting the transmission line fire u
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
after a few days to help. They continued fighting the transmission line fire until Friday, with help from someone from the ministry of forests. On Saturday morning, July 15, in anticipation of the big wind forecast, Jelley told his crew to regroup... Read more
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Abbotsford News
Abbotsford crews fighting wildfire in Cariboo regiona while and there will be a need,” he said. The city firefighters are not as w
Abbotsford News / Posted 4 days ago
a while and there will be a need,” he said. The city firefighters are not as well-trained in fighting wildfires as are Ministry of Forests crews and, therefore, are spending most of their time protecting homes and other buildings, as well as... Read more
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BC Local News
Abbotsford crews fighting wildfire in Cariboo regiona while and there will be a need," he said. The city firefighters are not as w
BC Local News / Posted 4 days ago
a while and there will be a need," he said. The city firefighters are not as well-trained in fighting wildfires as are Ministry of Forests crews and, therefore, are spending most of their time protecting homes and other buildings, as well as... Read more
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Golden Star
New Schacher Trail Shelter opened on Mount 7project supporters include the Town of Golden, the Columbia Shuswap Regional Di
Golden Star / Posted 6 days ago
project supporters include the Town of Golden, the Columbia Shuswap Regional District, Columbia Valley Credit Union, Ministry of Forests Lands and Natural Resource Operations, the Province of BC, the Southern Interior Development Initiative... Read more
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BC Local News
Moths contribute to tree defoliationfactors, have simply been too much for these trees," she added. According to K
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
factors, have simply been too much for these trees," she added. According to Ken White, regional entomologist with the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, while there is some mortality occurring, most trees attacked by... Read more
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Houston Today
Moths contribute to tree defoliationfactors, have simply been too much for these trees,” she added. According to K
Houston Today / Posted 6 days ago
factors, have simply been too much for these trees,” she added. According to Ken White, regional entomologist with the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, while there is some mortality occurring, most trees attacked by... Read more
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BC Local News
Moths contribute to tree defoliation in Burns Lakefactors, have simply been too much for these trees," she added. According to K
BC Local News / Posted 6 days ago
factors, have simply been too much for these trees," she added. According to Ken White, regional entomologist with the Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations, while there is some mortality occurring, most trees attacked by... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Aust firefighters to help battle Canada firesover the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
over the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last week, according to British Columbia's Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. British Columbia, which this month declared its first state of... Read more
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Perth Now
WA firefighters battle Canadian blazeover the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last
Perth Now / Posted 8 days ago
over the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last week, according to British Columbia's Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. British Columbia, which this month declared its first state of... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Aust sends help amid Canada firesover the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 8 days ago
over the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last week, according to British Columbia's Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. British Columbia, which this month declared its first state of... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Aust sends help amid Canada firesover the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
over the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last week, according to British Columbia's Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. British Columbia, which this month declared its first state of... Read more
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Weekly Times
Aust sends help amid Canada firesover the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last
Weekly Times / Posted 8 days ago
over the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last week, according to British Columbia's Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. British Columbia, which this month declared its first state of... Read more
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Herald Sun
Aust sends help amid Canada firesover the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
over the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last week, according to British Columbia's Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. British Columbia, which this month declared its first state of... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Aust sends help amid Canada firesover the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
over the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last week, according to British Columbia's Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. British Columbia, which this month declared its first state of... Read more
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News.com.au
Aust sends help amid Canada firesover the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last
News.com.au / Posted 8 days ago
over the weekend, increasing the number of evacuees to 39,000 from 14,000 last week, according to British Columbia's Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations. British Columbia, which this month declared its first state of... Read more
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BC Local News
Outlying communities working together says Big Lake CRD directorsomething like that and we will post it right away." Sorley said the Big Lake
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
something like that and we will post it right away." Sorley said the Big Lake Fire Hall has been used as staging place for Ministry of Forests crews and five helicopters. "The forestry are co-ordinating with the volunteer fire department and they... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Outlying communities working together says Big Lake CRD directorsomething like that and we will post it right away.” Sorley said the Big Lake
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
something like that and we will post it right away.” Sorley said the Big Lake Fire Hall has been used as staging place for Ministry of Forests crews and five helicopters. “The forestry are co-ordinating with the volunteer fire department and they... Read more
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BC Local News
No structures lost in Spokin Lake Road fire Miocene fire chief saysdown for us so we are in the area on standby so we can have a full crew up and
BC Local News / Posted 11 days ago
down for us so we are in the area on standby so we can have a full crew up and running in minutes," Pogue said, noting the Ministry of Forests has been in with all sorts of equipment and manpower. "We are under an evacuation order and I do not have... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
No structures lost in Spokin Lake Road fire Miocene fire chief saysdown for us so we are in the area on standby so we can have a full crew up and
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
down for us so we are in the area on standby so we can have a full crew up and running in minutes,” Pogue said, noting the Ministry of Forests has been in with all sorts of equipment and manpower. “We are under an evacuation order and I do not have... Read more
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CTV News
Wildfire crews prepare for worsening weekend weather across southern B.C.there was enough food and gasoline in the city as trucks were getting through.
CTV News / Posted 12 days ago
there was enough food and gasoline in the city as trucks were getting through. The issue was staff shortages, he said. The Ministry of Forests Lands and Natural Resource Operations announced on Thursday that the Cariboo fire centre, 103,000 square... Read more
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Invermere Valley Echo
Reductions to forestry allowable cut won’t affect jobs in the regionjobs,” said Nicholls. The reduction in the allowable cut will help to sustain
Invermere Valley Echo / Posted 12 days ago
jobs,” said Nicholls. The reduction in the allowable cut will help to sustain additional wildlife habitat areas which had previously been reduced by 16 per cent due to timber harvesting according to Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resou... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Controlled burns could add more smoke in the Cariboo Fire CentreTribune Wednesday morning from Tatla Lake that the community is doing what it c
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Tribune Wednesday morning from Tatla Lake that the community is doing what it can for itself. She had just got word the Ministry of Forests had connected with the local West Chilcotin Search and Rescue group who are heading up the fire... Read more
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Houston Today
Alix Frontage Road residents present to Houston councilOfficer, said, “I don’t have all the information. However, that area does belon
Houston Today / Posted 13 days ago
Officer, said, “I don’t have all the information. However, that area does belong to the Ministry of Transporation and the Ministry of Forests, and I have started setting up meetings with both parties to look at the issue and start up a game... Read more
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Similkameen Spotlight
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Similkameen Spotlight / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Smithers Interior News
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Smithers Interior News / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Parksville Qualicum Beach News / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Alberni Valley News / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Trail Daily Times
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Trail Daily Times / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Agassiz-Harrison Observer
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Agassiz-Harrison Observer / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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The North Island Gazette
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
The North Island Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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100 Mile House Free Press
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
100 Mile House Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Comox Valley Record / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Castlegar News
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Castlegar News / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Cloverdale Reporter
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Cloverdale Reporter / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Arrow Lakes News
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Arrow Lakes News / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Kitimat Sentinel
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Kitimat Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Peace Arch News
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Peace Arch News / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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Williams Lake Tribune
Conair Group provides 26 planes for wildfire situationKamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked
Williams Lake Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Kamloops, one in Castlegar and one in Abbotsford. Berry, who previously worked for more than three decades with the B.C. Ministry of Forests, said although he has seen some intense fire seasons in the past, he doesn’t recall one starting so early... Read more
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