Wildfires Burning Within the SLRD

Aug 17, 2020
Affected Communities: 
All Areas

UPDATE: August 21, 2020

In addition to the fires listed below, the folloing fires are now classified as OUT, by BC Wildfire Service:

  • V31170 - Mount Currie New Site #1: OUT
  • V31171 - Mount Currie New Site #2: OUT

The following fires continue to be active:

  • V31176 is reported to be 20 hectares and is classified as out of control
  • V31179 is reported to be 165 hectares and is classified as out of control
  • V31182 is reported to be 16 hectares and is classified as out of control
  • V31198 is reported to be 56 hectares and is classified as out of control
  • V31203 is reported to be four hectares and is classified as being held
  • V31309 is reported to be 21 hectares and is classified as out of control
  • K71220 is reported to be 10 hectares and is classified as being held

UPDATE: August 19, 2020

In addition to the fires listed below, the following fires are now classified as OUT, by BC Wildfire Service:

  • V31195 - Mount Currie: OUT
  • V31223 - Narrows at Lillooet Lake: OUT
  • V31240: Spring Cabin: OUT

There is one new fire, as of August 19, 2020, in the Pemberton Meadows area:

  • V31309: Mount Delilah

As well, the fire burning outside of the SLRD, southeast of Lillooet (K71220: Laluwiaain Creek) continues to be active and smoke is visible in the Lillooet area.


UPDATE: August 18, 2020

BC WIldfire Service has updated the information on some of the wildfires reported yesterday.

V31190 - Mosquito Lake: OUT

V31173 - Pemberton Meadows - OUT

V31209 - Function Junction - OUT

K71169 - Seton Ridge - OUT

Details can be found on the BC Wildfire Service website.


The Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (SLRD) is aware of a number of wildfires burning within the region, as of August 17, 2020.

The following wildfires have been recorded on the BC Wildfire Service Dashboard:

  • V31190 - Mosquito Lake
  • V31195 - Mount Currie
  • V31170 - Mount Currie New Site #1
  • V31171 - Mount Currie New Site #2
  • V31173 - Pemberton Meadows
  • V31176 - Lillooet Lake
  • V31179 - Lillooet Lake #2
  • V31182 - Lillooet Lake #3
  • V31223 - Narrows at Lillooet Lake
  • V31198 - Rhododendron Mountain (renamed Mount Miller fire)
  • V31203 - Ring Mountain
  • V31209 - Function Junction (Whistler)
  • V31240 - Spring Cabin
  • K71169 - Seton Ridge FSR

The SLRD will continue to share updates from BC Wildfire Service as information becomes available.

 

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