Evacuation order partially rescinded near Shovel Lake fire

A portion of the evacuation order issued on August 16 by the Regional District of Bulkley Nechako because of the Shovel Lake fire has been rescinded.

An evacuation alert remains in place for the following area:

  • From east of Sutherland River Park to west of Marie FSR (as shown on the attached map).

An Evacuation Order remains in effect for the:

  • North of the alert area on the north shore of Fraser Lake to the middle of Sutherland River Park. East of the center of Taltapin Lake to west of Dog Creek FSR.