Emergency Info & Preparedness
Local Area Links
- Nelson Emergency Preparedness
- Nelson NotifyMe – Sign up for Alerts and more.
- RDCK Community Wildfire Protection Plans (CWWP)
- RDCK’s Emergency Information
- RDCK Emergency Notification System – Sign up.
- RDCK Emergency Preparedness: Learn how to be prepared for emergencies.
- RDCK FireSmart
- RDCK Wildfire Mitigation
- Interior Health Emergency Information
- BC Air Quality Index (Environment Canada) – Includes air quality data, interactive maps, and link to smoke forecasts.
- BC Wildfire Service 1-888-336-7378 (3FOREST) – Includes an interactive wildfire map, wildfires of note, information bulletins, wildfire prevention information, and fire bans and restrictions.
- DriveBC 1-800-550-4997 – Includes help for planning routes, information on variable speed limit signs, major events, and highway webcams. Current road conditions and events, Highway Cams, BC Highway Cams, Plan Your Route, Inland Ferry Schedule, Border Delays, Report a Highway Problem.
- Emergency Info BC – Website (and Twitter via @EmergencyInfoBC) is active during partial and full-scale provincial emergencies. Shares official response and recovery sources, and verified event information from trusted partners.
- Prepared BC – understand the hazards you face and how to prepare for them.