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October 27, 2017 4:44 pm

Special Air Quality Statement for P.G. and Vanderhoof

Sunday, July 9, 2017 @ 11:37 AM

Prince George B.C. – The Ministry of Environment, in collaboration with the Northern Health Authority, has issued a Smoky Skies Bulletin for the Prince George region, including Vanderhoof.

The statement issued  as  smoke from forest fires  drifts into the area. Smoke concentrations will vary widely as winds, fire behaviour and temperatures change.

Northern Health  advises avoiding strenuous outdoor activities.

If you are experiencing any of the following symptoms, contact your health care provider: difficulty in breathing, chest pain or discomfort, and sudden onset of cough or irritation of airways. Exposure is particularly a concern for infants, the elderly and those who have underlying medical conditions such as diabetes, and lung or heart disease.

This bulletin will remain in effect until further notice.


They need to kick all campers out of the bush now, before its to late.

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