The Cariboo Regional District has expanded an evacuation order west of Quesnel because of wildfire activity.
Officials say the expansion includes Kluskus, Blackwater, and the Clisbako Nazko area located about 100 kilometres west of the city. The CRD has also issued an adjacent expanded evacuation alert for the Tatelkus Lake Area #2.
The evacuation route is along the Nazko Road to Quesnel.
The CRD says the expansions are for both the order and alert issued Tuesday, August 1.
A map of the affected areas can be found here.