Fire Fighting in Canada

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Budget cuts could leave communities vulnerable to disaster

Aug. 1, 2013, Vancouver - British Columbia’s proposed 2014 budget cuts additional funding from forestry — and worse yet for rural communities — while failing to provide any more funding for wildfire hazard reduction activities in the wildland-urban interface (WUI). The Vancouver Sun reports.

August 1, 2013
By The Vancouver Sun

Aug. 1, 2013, Vancouver – British Columbia’s proposed 2014 budget cuts additional funding from
forestry — and worse yet for rural communities — while failing to
provide any more funding for wildfire hazard reduction activities in the
wildland-urban interface (WUI). The Vancouver Sun reports. | READ MORE