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Category 2 and 3 Open Burning Prohibited

Category 2 and 3 open burning will be prohibited throughout the Southeast Fire Centre, which includes the Rocky Mountain Natural Resource District and the Selkirk Natural Resource District.

The BC Wildfire Service is implementing this prohibition to help prevent wildfires caused by Category 2 and 3 open burning and to protect public safety. This prohibition will remain in place until Oct. 28, 2023, or until the public is otherwise notified.

For more information, visit the BC Wildfire Service site here: Category 2 and 3 open burning to be prohibited in the Southeast Fire Centre – BC Wildfire Service (