The Cariboo Regional District has issued an evacuation order for an area north of McCauley Lake, approximately 40 kilometres northeast of Williams Lake.
The CRD issued the order due to UBC Research Forest wildfire burning in the region.
Due to immediate danger, members of the RCMP or other groups will be expediting the action.
The evacuation route is Beaver Valley Road East to Horsefly or West to Likely Road then to Williams Lake.
Evacuees are urged to register at the ESS table in the Resiliency Centre in Williams Lake at Boitanio Mall (850 Oliver Street) between 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Those requiring group lodging will be required to continue on to the ESS Reception Centre in Prince George.
the Prince George ESS Reception Centre currently located at the College of New Caledonia (3330 22 Ave) is moving to the Prince George Civic Centre (808 Canada Games Way) as of Wed., Aug. 9, 2017.