A Complete and Total FIRE BAN is in effect on Denman Island. What does that mean? No campfires. No Beach Fires. No fires of any kind.
CVRD Parks department has implemented a No Smoking Ban. What does that mean? Added to the current smoking ban in public forests on the island, it means don’t smoke in the bush.
The Fire Danger Rating climbed to “Extreme” on Friday, July 27, 2018. What does that mean?
EXTREME (1-3 days) Cease activity between 1:00 pm and sunset each day and maintain a three-hour fire watch until the fire danger class falls below “High” for two or more consecutive days.
EXTREME (over 3 days) After three (3) consecutive days of “Extreme” cease activities completely until the danger class falls below “Extreme” for 3 or more consecutive days or falls below “High”
On Monday July 30, 2018 all High Risk Activities are completely shut down.
Please note that under the fire danger rating sign below, it indicates chainsaws are “banned” this is subject to the above conditions.
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