Archive of posts tagged "fire"

Vancouver Haze, Wildfire Smoke Clouds Over City

Comments 2 by Rebecca Bollwitt

There are many reasons why a haze or smoggy cloud could hang above Vancouver refusing to budge. The warm summer air, pollution, or lack of a breeze coming off the water. However the source of our hidden sunsets in recent days has been smoke from wildfires that rage on within BC. This evening Darren Barefoot […]

Kelowna Wildfire Resources

Comments 8 by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Glenrosa wildfire is burning its way down the mountain in West Kelowna and over 11,000 people (and their pets) have already been evacuated. Used with permission / Credit: Quantummaladjustment.com With road closures, power outages, poor air quality, and the need for resources, residents and visitors are turning to online sources for information. Photo credit: […]

Thursday Morning Link Fest: Up in Smoke

Comments 4 by Rebecca Bollwitt

With a low chance of precipitation in Vancouver for at least the next ten days, things are getting hot in the city so here’s link fest with a theme (who doesn’t like a good theme?) Photo © CBC There was a 3 alarm fire in New Westminster yesterday over at the old Woodland’s site [News1130] […]