Residents of nearly 3,700 homes in British Columbia province in western Canada have been ordered by authorities to evacuate forest fires. This was reported on August 20 by the Global News channel.
We are talking about houses near Lake Okanagan. At least one house has already burned down. As of Thursday morning, the fire area is estimated at 2 thousand hectares.
Scacha Bluffs Park is also under threat of evacuation. Over 80 firefighters, 10 helicopters and 4 planes are involved in extinguishing the fire.
3.8 thousand people were evacuated to Canada August 13 because of forest fires. On August 13, 3,800 people were evacuated in Canada because of forest fires. The fire covered forests near the town of Red Lake.