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Wells Gray Provincial Park to re-open Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Mon, 2017/07/24 - 3:35pm
As a result of recent precipitation, cooler temperatures and a moderate fire danger rating in northern portions of the Kamloops Fire Centre, BC Parks – in consultation with the BC Wildfire Service – will re-open Wells Gray Provincial Park to public use as of 7 a.m. Pacific Time on Tuesday, July 25, 2017.

Protecting wildlife and livestock during a wildfire

Thu, 2017/07/20 - 4:00pm
Members of the public are encouraged to be on the lookout for any wildlife or livestock displaced by a wildfire.

Wells Gray Provincial Park remains closed to public

Mon, 2017/07/17 - 7:20pm
Members of the public are reminded that a full closure of Wells Gray Provincial Park has been in place since July 9, 2017, and will remain in effect until the public is advised otherwise.

Wells Gray Provincial Park closure to take effect July 9, 2017

Sat, 2017/07/08 - 9:33pm
In an effort to protect public safety, BC Parks, in co-ordination with the BC Wildfire Service, will close Wells Gray Provincial Park effective 8 a.m. on Sunday, July 9, 2017.

No vehicle access to Sombrio Beach over May long weekend

Mon, 2017/05/15 - 1:00pm
Over the May long weekend, access to the parking lot at Sombrio Beach will be temporarily restricted for safety measures, as in previous years, to discourage illegal activities such as parties and vandalism.

Long-term water management plan approved for Mount Polley

Fri, 2017/04/07 - 1:05pm
The long-term water management plan for the Mount Polley mine site has been approved by an independent statutory-decision maker from the Ministry of Environment.

May proclaimed as Invasive Species Action Month

Fri, 2017/04/07 - 12:00pm
The B.C. government has proclaimed May 2017 as “Invasive Species Action Month” to help raise awareness of invasive plants and animals in British Columbia and to highlight the environmental and economic damage they can cause.

British Columbians gearing up for the upcoming camping season

Thu, 2017/04/06 - 12:45pm
With the 2017 camping season just around the corner, more than 49,000 reservations have already been booked through the Discover Camping Reservation Service.

Trail users, First Nation benefit from land purchases

Thu, 2017/04/06 - 8:45am
Provincial land purchases on southern Vancouver Island will protect the Juan de Fuca Marine Trail while advancing reconciliation with Pacheedaht First Nation.

B.C. and Yukon sign water management agreement

Wed, 2017/04/05 - 10:30am
British Columbia Environment Minister Mary Polak and Yukon Environment Minister Pauline Frost have signed an agreement pledging to co-operatively manage shared water in the Mackenzie River Basin, specifically the Liard River and its tributaries.