BC Wildfire service is continuing with the planned ignition tactic on the Meachen Complex today. The weather has been supporting their efforts and they are working hard to keep the fire behind the established containment lines. Updates on the operational status will be coming in the near future.
The following post is copied from the BC Wildfire Service website. To keep up-to-date with fires in the area, please visit the BC Wildfire Service website here.
Meachen Creek (N11886)
Last updated: Sunday, August 19, 2018 at 7:01 PM
The Regional District of East Kootenay (RDEK) and the BC Wildfire Service will be co-hosting a public information meeting tonight (Wednesday, August 15) at 6:00 PM at the Kimberley Conference & Athlete Training Centre at 301-North Star Boulevard (at the base of the ski hill).