Backcountry Closed Effective 1pm Mountain Time Saturday September 2/17

Backcountry Closed Effective 1pm Mountain Time Saturday September 2/17 (posted: Sept 1/17 11:37am)
REPOSTED From SE FIRE CENTRE: For Immediate Release (Sept. 1, 2017)

CASTLEGAR – In the interest of public safety, effective at noon Pacific Time on Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, all Crown land within the Rocky Mountain Natural Resource District is closed to public access due to the extreme fire danger rating, the number of unprecedented aggressive wildfires throughout the region, and moderate winds forecasted over the next few days.
http://www.rdek.bc.ca/depa…/emergencyservices/emergencyinfo/