Smoke from wildfires in British Columbia obscures downtown Bellingham in August 2017. The B.C. provincial government has increased fines for those who cause blazes, as anyone who starts a wildfire could be ordered to pay up to $1 million.
Smoke from wildfires in British Columbia obscures downtown Bellingham in August 2017. The B.C. provincial government has increased fines for those who cause blazes, as anyone who starts a wildfire could be ordered to pay up to $1 million. Staff Bellingham Herald file
Smoke from wildfires in British Columbia obscures downtown Bellingham in August 2017. The B.C. provincial government has increased fines for those who cause blazes, as anyone who starts a wildfire could be ordered to pay up to $1 million. Staff Bellingham Herald file

Cough — remember this? Here's how B.C. hopes to prevent a repeat of 2017 wildfires

March 23, 2018 05:00 AM