Evacuation Order issued for Fort Nelson First Nation (IR #1)

Updated on

May 12, 2024
11:00 am

Current situation

The Fort Nelson First Nation has issued an Evacuation Order for the Fontas Reserve area due to wildfire.

This wildfire poses a threat to life and safety. Impacted residents must evacuate now.

BC Wildfire Service information

Fire name:


Understanding emergency events

Evacuation stages

Evacuation Alert

Be ready to leave on short notice.

Evacuation Order

You are at risk. Leave the area immediately.

Evacuation Rescind

All is currently safe and you can return home.