Outdoor Burning

GILLIES BAY FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT

OPEN BURNING BAN – 2018

An Open Burning Ban within the Gillies Bay Fire Protection District goes into effect
May 15, 2018 until October 15, 2018

Burning Barrels included.

Campfires
Campfires are allowed within the Gillies Bay Fire Protection District until a total fire ban is implemented.

NOTE
These regulations stay in effect regardless of what is posted on the WILDFIRE MANAGEMENT BRANCH WEB SITE.

Texada Island does not usually experience the same conditions as Vancouver Island or the Mainland.

GILLIES BAY RESIDENTS
If you hear the fire siren.
Please shut off any open taps until the fire emergency has been rectified.

Doug Paton – Fire Chief

BC Wildfire Management
https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/industry/forestry/managing-our-forest-resources/wildfire-management