Community Wildfire Roundtables
Two new Community Wildfire Roundtables began work in 2019 to support the implementation of the Community Wildfire Protection Plans for Williams Lake, Clearwater and their surrounding areas.
Example of fuel treatment in Williams Lake - before and after
About the Roundtables
The Williams Lake & Area Community Wildfire Roundtable and the Clearwater & Area Community Wildfire Roundtable will enhance wildfire protection for BC Interior communities by supporting good coordination and communication among the organizations responsible for different aspects of wildfire preparedness and risk reduction.
In their work, members of these Roundtables will review and discuss progress on wildfire management activities, including:
The Roundtables are important in implementation of Community Wildfire Protection Plans (CWPP) for those regions. As set out by the BC Wildfire Service, a Community Wildfire Protection Plan serves to:
The Fraser Basin Council serves as facilitator and secretariat for the Roundtables.
Questions? Please contact: