The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako revises it’s evacuation ORDER for Torkelsen Lake wildfire.

The Evacuation ORDER is now in effect for the area East of the Nilkitkwa Forest Service Road (FSR) along the shore of Babine Lake, north of Smithers Landing and TSAK 9 (Sunny Side Reserve
Lands).

At this time, residents are being asked to leave their home immediately.

Before exiting your premise, it is recommended that you:

  • Gather all readily available items
  • Close all windows and doors
  • Shut off all gas an electrical appliances (not including your refrigerator and freezer)

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact the RDBN at 250-692-3195.