This event is still ACTIVE. For the latest updates visit: Wildfire Information: Peace River Regional District. June 9, 2023.
An Evacuation Order and a BC Emergency Alert has been issued by the Peace River Regional District due to the Peavine Creek wildfire. Impacted residents should evacuate the area immediately.
- More information & map: Evacuation Order (PDF)
- Peace River Regional District updates:
- BC Wildfire Service fire location & status: Peavine Creek wildfire
Refer to the Evacuation Order map to confirm if this Evacuation Order applies to you:
If you are in the impacted area:
- Stop what you are doing and follow the directions provided
- Follow all instructions from local officials
- Travel by safest route to Dawson Creek.
- ESS Emergency Reception Centre: Evacuees should register at the Dawson Creek Ovintiv Events Centre: 300 Hwy 2 #1, Dawson Creek, BC V1G 0A4
- Do not call 9-1-1 for additional information. Only call 9-1-1 if you are unable to evacuate
This BC Emergency Alert was broadcast to compatible and connected cell phones in and near the impacted area. These messages are geographically targeted, but may also reach residents in surrounding areas. If you are not in the affected area, disregard this Alert.