The Canadian Press

2015-07-14 | Wildfires BC

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The representative for Prince George-Mackenzie in the B-C legislature will lead the review into B-C's wildfire fine structure. Forests Minister Steve Thomson says about a third of the wildfires that have been recorded in B-C since April 1st were human caused. Legislative member Mike Morris says he was asked by Thomson to review the fine structure for human-caused fires and he already has a few ideas. (A campfire ban remains in effect around B-C, except for Haida Gwaii and the fog zone, a narrow strip along the west coast of Vancouver Island.)

Date: 2015-07-14
Placeline: VICTORIA.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 18 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << turn example should we be banning those who break fire bands from attending our provincial parks another area that we need to look at it should be look at the larger fines up to and including possibly the impoundment of vehicles for those who flick lit cigarette butts out of their windows >>