Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations - Wildfire Management Branch

Fire Locations 2008

Listing of all wildfires 5 hectares and larger.

Coastal Fire Centre
Fire # Latitude Longitude Discovered Size (ha) Geographic
V70014 49 04.539 124 51.295 17 Apr 2008 35     Hook Bay 1000, off Canal Main
V50023 49 45.867 123 26.715 22 Apr 2008 49     Northside of Clowholm Lake
V50026 50 42.542 124 54.691 22 Apr 2008 5     Alpha Bluffs, Bute Inlet.
V10064 49 28.781 122 14.231 17 May 2008 5     North End of Stave Lake
V60169 48 25.926 124 02.374 23 Jun 2008 11     Jordan River WFP cutblock - A498P - NBWKQ
V90300 50 17.220 126 33.550 16 Jul 2008 16     Claude Elliott Lake
V80323 50 22.413 126 14.963 20 Jul 2008 6     Tlatlos Mainline
V30554 50 12.520 122 50.200 17 Aug 2008 39     Wedge Mountain
V50689 51 00.347 124 16.573 16 Sep 2008 116     Bishop River
V80695 49 52.195 125 18.185 17 Sep 2008 5     3 km on Piggot Main Line
V30748 49 37.977 122 53.980 29 Sep 2008 17     4km west of Pinecone Lake
V10788 49 09.060 121 19.370 29 Oct 2008 7     Skagit/Ross Lake


Northwest Fire Centre
Fire # Latitude Longitude Discovered Size (ha) Geographic
R40007 55 29.317 127 44.901 22 Apr 2008 7     Kispiox Rodeo Grounds
R40012 55 24.130 127 37.925 01 May 2008 11     316 Swan Rd.
R50022 55 53.567 128 56.472 06 Jun 2008 45     34km South East of Meziadin Junction
R30038 55 04.509 129 57.404 01 Jul 2008 22     Goat Mountain
R40055 54 59.983 127 51.240 18 Jul 2008 5     Kitsuns Creek
R10067 53 47.124 125 27.150 08 Aug 2008 225     SE of Ootsanee Lake


Prince George Fire Centre
Fire # Latitude Longitude Discovered Size (ha) Geographic
G80002 56 16.530 121 12.816 13 Apr 2008 40     Bear Flats
G70013 55 50.179 121 42.633 26 Apr 2008 5     Medicine Woman Creek
G80033 56 10.396 120 31.360 11 May 2008 30     Two Rivers
G80039 56 18.340 120 34.300 14 May 2008 65     Cecil Lake
G90041 58 43.180 122 44.070 15 May 2008 7     Lot # 3367 McConnachie Creek
G70043 56 04.891 120 18.021 05 May 2008 10     south peace hutterite colony
G70046 55 37.511 120 34.332 16 May 2008 12     fellers heights
G70055 55 54.872 120 32.710 17 May 2008 7     farmington
G70058 55 53.595 120 14.211 18 May 2008 6     17th and 218 road, north of Dawson Creek
G70060 55 56.506 121 55.124 18 May 2008 31     Trapping Lake
G80074 58 16.324 120 22.124 28 May 2008 6     18 Miles NE of Tomba
G80081 58 16.141 120 21.112 28 May 2008 5     Bivouac
G90082 59 01.367 120 54.984 30 May 2008 12     East of Kotcho Lake, 1.5 Miles South of SYD Hig...
G90084 58 32.415 121 13.184 01 Jun 2008 13     Elleh Lakes, Sierra, Fort Nelson
G90088 58 35.000 127 07.000 02 Jun 2008 5,348     Denetiah Provincial Park
G80092 57 55.031 120 03.147 03 Jun 2008 47     Fontas River
G80093 58 14.620 120 47.760 03 Jun 2008 32     11 NM north of Kantah Air Strip
G80103 57 28.000 120 18.000 03 Jun 2008 38     several km south of silver weather station
G80132 56 42.303 120 06.633 17 Jun 2008 18     Osborn
G70168 55 02.141 121 35.325 01 Jul 2008 110     Windfall Creek
G50180 55 04.422 124 14.841 01 Jul 2008 80     Witch
G70189 55 27.533 121 57.091 02 Jul 2008 9     Hassler Creek
G90192 59 59.522 120 11.695 02 Jul 2008 10     North of Thinahtea Lake
G90193 58 25.888 123 33.797 02 Jul 2008 1,300     Muskwa River/ Akue Valley
G90200 58 56.500 124 12.000 02 Jul 2008 350     Between Keldo Creek & Dunedin River
G80213 56 38.960 121 38.960 03 Jul 2008 10     South of Wonowon
G80262 56 06.200 120 17.938 24 Jul 2008 14     Two Rivers
G70267 55 30.218 121 10.048 26 Jul 2008 151     Falling Creek
G80296 57 58.490 121 44.342 06 Aug 2008 14     Tommy Lakes
G80342 56 39.136 120 11.865 12 Aug 2008 30     Osborn
G80375 56 36.312 120 11.907 18 Aug 2008 348     Osborn
G40396 53 37.690 124 21.890 14 Sep 2008 8     54 km Kluskus
G80409 56 16.481 120 45.488 02 Oct 2008 18     Cecil Lake
G40438 53 17.540 124 26.230 24 Oct 2008 9     7 km blue rd
G80441 56 05.944 120 19.025 31 Oct 2008 25     Peace River, Taylor vicinity


Kamloops Fire Centre
Fire # Latitude Longitude Discovered Size (ha) Geographic
K20002 50 41.244 120 22.676 01 Apr 2008 15     Rabbit Island
K60003 50 02.911 120 51.733 02 Apr 2008 18     Coldwater IR
K60016 50 18.039 121 11.375 06 Apr 2008 48     Adj. to 14 Mile Ranch Road
K20019 51 15.920 120 10.386 07 Apr 2008 6     6 km North of Barriere
K60024 50 08.261 120 51.946 07 Apr 2008 15     Lower Nicola Arena
K40042 50 13.126 118 35.737 12 Apr 2008 9     # 38 Mitchel Road Cherryville
K60105 50 21.241 121 13.168 29 Apr 2008 50     Shacken IR #2
K70110 51 12.343 122 10.127 01 May 2008 28     1 Mile North Big Bar
K70126 50 15.876 121 36.103 07 May 2008 15     5km North of Lytton
K70381 50 04.484 121 32.630 29 Jun 2008 128     Jackass Mountain
K50393 49 43.655 119 27.242 30 Jun 2008 5     11 km Gillard FSR
K20491 51 29.840 119 42.108 01 Jul 2008 8     Saskum
K20778 50 46.755 120 20.543 12 Jul 2008 6     3658 Westsyde Rd
K20796 50 39.228 120 02.330 13 Jul 2008 36     800 block Dallas Drive
K41008 50 09.390 118 48.110 22 Jul 2008 10     Harris Creek
K51174 49 14.821 119 35.791 02 Aug 2008 32     Willowbrook
K61349 49 56.240 120 14.400 08 Aug 2008 10     Paradise Lake
K71357 50 35.404 121 44.904 08 Aug 2008 11     Rough Creek
K41522 50 26.836 118 29.280 15 Aug 2008 15     Suger lk./Kate Creek
K61558 49 53.130 120 44.420 16 Aug 2008 37     Shea Lake
K51585 49 05.120 120 14.890 17 Aug 2008 17     Cathedrals #1
K51604 48 59.920 120 09.952 17 Aug 2008 118     Ewart Creek
K51610 49 41.652 119 13.661 17 Aug 2008 19     Canton Lk #1
K41663 50 38.382 118 13.753 18 Aug 2008 8     Gates Creel
K21821 50 34.200 121 18.400 30 Aug 2008 40     Venables
K51833 49 12.876 119 54.474 31 Aug 2008 9     Standing Rock
K61919 50 04.108 120 31.737 15 Sep 2008 7     8km Quilchena Creek Rd
K61959 49 58.879 120 36.192 28 Sep 2008 9     North of Aspen Grove
K21976 51 26.700 120 04.120 01 Oct 2008 65     Baldy Mountain
K52061 49 05.825 119 45.816 25 Oct 2008 72     Susap Creek
K32070 50 35.530 119 36.500 27 Oct 2008 7     East of Pillar Lake


Southeast Fire Centre
Fire # Latitude Longitude Discovered Size (ha) Geographic
N10008 49 38.456 115 44.415 26 Apr 2008 35     St. Mary's Indian Reserve
N20015 50 26.960 115 55.148 01 May 2008 7     Windermere
N70198 49 12.346 116 56.105 12 Jul 2008 66     Next Ck.
N70207 49 19.654 116 29.279 13 Jul 2008 226     Headwaters Skelly Cr
N70222 50 43.619 117 08.963 15 Jul 2008 25     Duncan River
N50245 49 45.932 118 08.436 17 Jul 2008 385     Edgewood
N70268 49 48.266 116 55.433 18 Jul 2008 55     Woodbury Creek
N10313 49 04.049 115 13.073 21 Jul 2008 35     Newgate
N10318 49 39.840 115 39.790 22 Jul 2008 329     Highway 93/95 South of Lakit Road Junction. No...
N70646 50 29.068 117 10.479 17 Aug 2008 97     Hope Creek
N10647 49 34.396 115 58.610 17 Aug 2008 170     Perry Ck
N20658 49 54.094 115 30.779 17 Aug 2008 32     Lussier River (South)
N20660 50 38.270 115 46.750 17 Aug 2008 5     Yearling Creek
N20665 49 56.862 115 31.287 17 Aug 2008 18     Lussier River (North)
N20675 50 58.403 116 42.034 18 Aug 2008 7     Allard Camp
N50695 50 14.333 118 10.583 18 Aug 2008 24     Rioulx #2
N50698 50 16.255 118 09.058 18 Aug 2008 23     Rioulx Creek
N20658 50 36.840 116 47.505 17 Aug 2008 35     Rory Ck
N20756 50 11.977 115 41.385 18 Aug 2008 17     Kootenay Eastside (Mt. Glenn)
N20775 50 48.366 116 32.455 18 Aug 2008 8     Templeton Cr
N10841 49 31.100 115 41.500 29 Aug 2008 6     Eager Hills
N60865 49 04.441 119 06.308 08 Sep 2008 8     Little Fish Road, Canyon Creek
N60894 49 15.060 118 35.540 03 Oct 2008 55     9.1 KM ON UPPER DHU ROAD; TFL8, CP 03J Block 03...


Cariboo Fire Centre
Fire # Latitude Longitude Discovered Size (ha) Geographic
C40006 51 12.204 122 06.036 12 Apr 2008 280     Big Bar Ferry Road (6km from ferry)
C40008 51 24.800 121 59.100 12 Apr 2008 5     Junction of Poison lake rd and Meadow lake rd
C40016 51 24.767 121 58.983 14 Apr 2008 16     meadow lake rd. west 42k from highway 97
C40017 51 24.166 121 55.666 14 Apr 2008 38     Meadow Lake road 41k west of Highway 97 (White ...
C50018 51 55.290 123 09.390 16 Apr 2008 7     Stone reserve
C50019 52 07.238 123 51.231 16 Apr 2008 22     4 KM South East of Redstone Reserve
C20033 52 00.672 122 33.482 01 May 2008 10     3km down the stack valley road -
C40036 51 32.727 121 06.450 15 May 2008 7     6412 Highway 24
C50037 52 08.555 123 57.092 15 May 2008 10     Redstone Indian Reserve
C50040 52 24.400 123 13.230 17 May 2008 5     4 km North of Palmer Lake
C50043 51 42.580 124 18.570 18 May 2008 87     Choelquoit Lk
C10082 52 44.891 125 03.650 01 Jul 2008 274     Itcha/Ilgachuz Park
C10163 52 41.860 123 23.239 24 Jul 2008 87     7kms west of Wentworth Lake
C20298 51 18.600 123 09.600 30 Sep 2008 280     South side of Mt Thom. Big Creek Provincial Park
C40305 51 09.400 121 26.819 19 Oct 2008 58     South End Chasm Prov Park
C20314 51 32.300 122 36.400 25 Oct 2008 78     Little Gaspard Creek
C40316 51 54.506 121 17.066 28 Oct 2008 46     Timothy Mtn.
C10318 52 57.527 124 00.350 28 Oct 2008 23     46km on the 3900 Road
C40328 51 54.530 121 26.168 24 Nov 2008 8     Rail Creek, 3.5 KMS Southeast of Rail Lake