B.C. wildfire season start hits 10-year high
April 20 ,2016 - The wildfire season this year in British Columbia has begun in a hurry with 132 fire starts and more than 10,000 hectares already burned, according to a report in The Globe and Mail.
The article states that 50 of the fires to date have taken place in the Prince George Fire Centre, accounting for more than 9,000 hectares burned.
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