• Mar 16, 2018

    Are we ready for the 2018 wildfire season?

    Fire season in British Columbia officially starts on April 1

    “It’s a topic that far too few of us take seriously, but each year, it seems, our fire seasons here in B.C. are more dramatic and more destructive,” says Steve Lackey of the Campbell River Forestry Task Force.

    Journalist Ed Struzik, author of Firestorm: How Wildfires Shape our Future, in Campbell River later this month, revisiting scorched earth across the continent and introducing scientists, firefighters and resource managers who make the case for a radically different approach to managing wildfires.

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Are we ready for the 2018 wildfire season?

by Julie Douglas | Mar 16, 2018

Fire season in British Columbia officially starts on April 1

“It’s a topic that far too few of us take seriously, but each year, it seems, our fire seasons here in B.C. are more dramatic and more destructive,” says Steve Lackey of the Campbell River Forestry Task Force.

Journalist Ed Struzik, author of Firestorm: How Wildfires Shape our Future, in Campbell River later this month, revisiting scorched earth across the continent and introducing scientists, firefighters and resource managers who make the case for a radically different approach to managing wildfires.

Full Story