Looking forward to some summer weather? So are we! The sunshine, the fresh air, and the outdoor possibilities make for one of the most exciting times of the year!
Last year, unfortunately, wildfires greatly affected communities across BC, especially the north. Communities were evacuated, air quality was poor, and the summer in general, was very smoky.
Did you know that 50% of wildfires are man made? This means that we have an opportunity to prevent forest fires and improve our summer months!
Here's a few things you can do to help:
If you do notice smoky skies or smell smoke, check your local air quality, limit your exposure, and try to refrain from physical activities outdoors. For more on what to do in the event of smoky skies and poor air quality, check out our blog: