2017 Wildfire Information



Red Cross

All evacuees are strongly encouraged to register with the Red Cross.

If you were evacuated due to the wildfires in British Columbia and would like to register with the Canadian Red Cross, please register by telephone at 1-800-863-6582 or on-line at www.epactnetwork.com/en/signup/redcross.

The Canadian Red Cross is providing registration services on behalf of the Province of British Columbia.

All wildfire evacuees are encouraged to register.


BC Wildfire Management Branch

Obtain up-to-date information regarding wildfires in BC by visiting www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/safety/wildfire-status/wildfire-situation.

A map of all active wildfires is at openmaps.gov.bc.ca/kml/wildfire/map.html.

Other BC Wildfire Management Branch Contact Information


FireSmoke Canada

Click here to find information and resources about smoke from wildland fires across Canada.


Other Information Links

bc211 is a Vancouver-based nonprofit organization that specializes in providing information and referral regarding community, government, and social services in BC.

bc211 maintains a list of active reception centres.