Question of the Week | March 28

Question of the Week | March 28

Are you concerned about wildfires in the Terrace area this year?

BACKGROUND: The B.C. government has increased its base budget for wildfire response to more than $100 million, including new technology for responding quickly when fires start.


The provincial government increased its base budget 58 per cent for this year, after two record fire seasons in a row and continued calls for increased prevention efforts in interface areas around communities. Preparations begin as a cold winter recedes, potentially creating dry spring conditions.

FULL STORY: BC wildfire prevention budget bulk up as dry srpring unfolds