Archive of posts tagged "forest fires"

White Spot & Triple O’s BC Wildfire Relief Effort Fundraiser

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On Thursday, July 29th, White Spot and Triple O’s will donate $2 from the sale of every burger purchased to the Canadian Red Cross relief efforts for those impacted by the hundreds of wildfires currently burning in BC.

Current Campfire Bans in BC

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The dry weather means that more people will be hitting the road to find a camping spot this summer but it also means that our forests will have a high fire risk. In susceptible areas of the province, new fires will start easily, spread rapidly, and challenge fire suppression efforts. Before you head out to […]

Vancouver Haze, Wildfire Smoke Clouds Over City

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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 […]