Evacuation Order #2: Battleship Mountain Wildfire (G72150)

An expanded Evacuation Order has been issued by the Peace River Regional District due to immediate danger to life and safety caused by a wildfire. Members of the RCMP and other applicable agencies will be expediting this action.

The Order has been issued for the following areas within Electoral Area E:

  • All of Twelve Mile Rd., Josef Rd., Dunlevy Rd., Eagle Heights Dr. and Aspen Ridge Dr.
  • North shore of Williston Lake
  • Table Creek south to Dowling Creek (8km west of the WAC Bennett Dam, 40km Johnson FSR)
  • Southwest following Dowling Creek to the intersection of McAllister Creek
  • West to approximately 10km West of Peck Creek
  • North to Williston Lake



Emergency Support Services Resources
Residents are to call 250-794-3310 for any emergency support services required at this time.



  • Follow the Johnson Creek Forest Service Road (FSR) East to Highway 29 and continue to a safe location.
  • Please visit prrd.bc.ca and bcwildfire.ca regularly for current information.
  • If you need transportation assistance from the area, advise the person providing this notice or call 1-800-670-7773.
  • Shut off all gas and electrical appliances, other than refrigerators and freezers.
  • Close all windows and doors.
  • Close gates (latch) but do not lock.
  • Gather your family and, if you have room, take a neighbour or someone needing transportation. Do not use more vehicles then you have to.
  • Take critical items (medicine, purse, wallet, cell & charger and keys) only if they are immediately available. Take pets in pet kennels or on leash.
  • Do not use the telephone unless you need emergency service.

View the full Order:

Evacuation ORDER #2 Sept 10 2022

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