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Important News and Updates
- October 20, 2018 New name for provincial park a welcome change
- Looking at the signs with the new Indigenous name for Roderick Haig-Brown Provincial Park, Chief Oliver Arnouse of the Little Shuswap Lake Indian Band cannot help but feel proud.
- October 18, 2018 Goldstream Provincial Park campground will reopen Friday, October 19
- Work within Goldstream Provincial Park campground has been concluded and it will reopen, Friday, October 19. BC Parks would like to thank the public for their patience during the closure.
- October 9, 2018 Salute to the Sockeye draws crowds from near and far
- Organized by the Adams River Salmon Society, the festival attracts more than 100,000 visitors from all over the world. Local Indigenous residents have celebrated the return of the salmon for thousands of years and are part of the festivities. A key component, noted Natalya Melnychuk, festival manager, is the public education offered throughout the event. For more:
- September 28, 2018 Student rangers end first summer on a high note
- Looking back at her first summer spent working as a BC Parks student ranger, Emma McGrath has a list of projects that fill her with pride. For more:
- September 23, 2018 Reservations open for two popular B.C. Parks
- Backcountry enthusiasts soon can make reservations for two popular adventures in B.C. parks – the world-renowned Berg Lake Trail and Bowron Lake Canoe Circuit. Beginning at 7 a.m. (Pacific time) on Oct. 1, 2018, hikers wanting to explore the scenic trail in Mount Robson Provincial Park or paddle the canoe circuit in Bowron Lake Provincial Park can reserve a spot for the 2019 season through Discover Camping. For more:
- September 14, 2018 Campfire ban lifted in Southeast Fire Centre
- Effective at noon (Pacific time) on Friday, September 14, 2018, campfires will once again be permitted throughout the Southeast Fire Centre’s jurisdiction, due to decreased wildfire risks in the region.
- September 11, 2018 Open burn prohibitions to be rescinded in Prince George Fire Centre
- Effective at noon on Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2018, Category 2 and Category 3 open burning will once again be allowed throughout the Prince George Fire Centre’s jurisdiction.
- September 7, 2018 Campfire bans to be lifted in most of British Columbia
- Rain and cooler temperatures have reduced the wildfire risk in most parts of the province, so the BC Wildfire Service has rescinded campfire bans in specific regions effective at noon (Pacific Time) on Friday, Sept. 7, 2018.
- September 5, 2018 Living Lab Program supports climate change research in BC Parks
After a month of trudging through the vast wilderness of South Chilcotin Mountains Provincial Park, Robin Naidoo is starting to enjoy the fruits of his labour.
Sometimes travelling with a team of packhorses, the research scientist with the World Wildlife Fund (WWF-US) had up to five heavy cameras with him every day, fastening them to trees along game and recreation trails throughout the scenic park located northwest of Lillooet.