BC’s forests and wildlands have approximately 2,000 wildfires occurring each year. Prevention is key to keeping our lands beautiful and safe.
Wildfire prevention is a shared responsibility. Visit the BC Provincial Wildfire Management website for more information.
Fire Restrictions in Anmore
Per our Fire Prevention Bylaw No. 281-2000, outdoor burning of any items, other than in a permitted personal use campfire, is strictly prohibited and is subject to a fine.
Please view the Firesmart Homeowners manual.
NO BURNING BAN IN EFFECT
Open flames are permitted
COMMUNITY WILDFIRE INFORMATION SESSION
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Village of Anmore hosted a VIRTUAL COMMUNITY WILDFIRE INFORMATION SESSION on Thursday, May 7 @ 7pm during Emergency Preparedness Week. This session was facilitated by Bruce Blackwell who is an expert in fire and fuels management with a focus on wildland/urban interface planning. This was/is a great opportunity for residents to learn about steps they can take to reduce wildfire risk on their own property.