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April 15, 2018 – CVRD bylaw Burning is currently NOT permitted. Backyard burning may take place during the next period from October 15th – November 15th.

Effective at noon on Friday, May 18, 2018, Category 2 open burns will be prohibited throughout the Coastal Fire Centre’s jurisdiction, with the exception of the Haida Gwaii Natural Resource District and the “Fog Zone”.

This prohibition will help prevent human-caused wildfires and protect public safety. It will remain in effect until Oct. 20, 2018, or until the public is otherwise notified.

A map of the affected area is available online:

Open Fire Regulations