Current wildfire hazard rating for Gabriola


See the extreme wildfire hazard status page for details about what this means on Gabriola Island.

SHUTDOWN is in now effect.  Some site specific exemptions are allowed with specific permission of the duty officer. 1PM stop work for any permitted. Fire fighting equipment is required for any permitted activity’s, and a watchman is required to stay on scene for one hour following any work.



Please ensure your chimney is cleaned and your smoke detectors are in good condition and are replaced when they are 10 years old. The date is on the back of them.