Wild Goose Lake Wildfire



Electoral Area “E” (Bonaparte Plateau)
Wild Goose Lake Wildfire

September 4, 2018 3:30 p.m. - Evacuation Alerts Rescinded - All Clear
August 25, 2018 2:30 p.m. - Evacuation Order Rescind (now Evacuation Alert) and Map
August 11, 2018 5:30 p.m. - Evacuation Order and Map
August 11, 2018 5:00 p.m. - Evacuation Alert and Map
August 10, 2018 3:30 p.m. - Evacuation Alert and Map

The Thompson-Nicola Regional District (TNRD) Emergency Operations Centre advises that the Wild Goose Wildfire no longer poses an imminent risk of danger to life and properties in the areas shown on the attached map.

Therefore pursuant to Section 5.4 of TNRD Local Authority Emergency Program Bylaw No. 2017, 2004, the Evacuation Alerts issued on August 10, 2018 at 1530 hrs, August 11, 2018 at 1700 hrs, and August 25, 2018 at 1430 hrs are rescinded for the following properties:

  • 4385, 4405, and 4415 Big Bar Rd;
  • All even numbered homes from 1876 to 1948 Lake Drive;
  • 2629 to 3193 Little Big Bar Rd; and
  • All other properties as identified on the attached map.

Use the TNRD’s online interactive map to see all the areas on evacuation alert and the wildfires in the area: https://bit.ly/2tvM7ws

If you require more information contact the Thompson-Nicola Regional District Emergency Operation Centre at 1-877 377 8673.  Current hours of operation for the Emergency Operations Centre are Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.  These hours are subject to change as required.  For emergency assistance after hours contact the Emergency Coordination Centre at 1-800-663-3456.