The wildfire situation is continually evolving, and the information below is current as of 7 p.m. (Pacific time) on Monday, Sept. 6, 2021.

For real-time updates on evacuation alerts and orders, visit: https://twitter.com/EmergencyInfoBC

For the latest wildfire information, visit: www.bcwildfire.ca

Fires:

  • Wildfires burning in B.C.: 211
  • Since April 1, 2021:
    • 1,579 wildfires
    • 866,828 hectares of area burned
  • Active fires by fire centre:
    • Cariboo: 25
    • Coastal: 14
    • Kamloops: 59
    • Northwest: 5
    • Prince George: 53
    • Southeast: 55

Resources:

*Updated weekly and are current as of Aug. 31.

  • Firefighters and other personnel fighting the fires: 2,522
  • Out-of-province firefighters: 434
  • Helicopters and planes supporting ground crews: 63

Evacuations:

  • Evacuation orders: 7
  • Evacuation alerts: 26 
  • Properties:
    • Number of properties on order:  243
    • Number of properties on alert: 3,741 
  • Orders and Alerts by Emergency Management BC region:
    • Vancouver Island Central Coast: 0 orders 0 alerts
    • Northwest:  0 orders 0 alerts
    • Northeast:   0 orders 0 alerts
    • Central:  7 orders 25 alerts
    • Southeast: 0 orders 1 alerts
    • Southwest: 0 orders 0 alerts

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