OPEN BURNING RESTRICTIONS for Otter Point Fire District EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY

OPEN BURNING RESTRICTIONS ISSUED FOR ALL
HIGH SMOKE SENSITIVITY ZONES IN BRITISH COLUMBIA
(March 26, 2020 – Williams Lake) The Ministry of Environment and Climate Change
Strategy in collaboration with provincial public health partners has issued open burning restrictions for all High Smoke Sensitivity Zones across the province until Wednesday April 15th, 2020. No new fires may be initiated and no additional material may be added to existing fires. A map of affected areas is shown in yellow in Figure 1 and a high resolution image can be accessed on the provincial Interactive Venting Index webpage. Real-time air quality observations and information regarding the health effects of air pollution can be found at:

https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/environment/air-land-water/air/air-quality/air-advisories

Link to Interactive Venting Index: https://arcg.is/Wfj0z

Updated: March 26, 2020 — 1:52 pm