The Regional District of Bulkley-Nechako issue an update to the Evacuation Alert for the Sutherland fire on July 10th at 11 am.
The Evacuation Alert area now covers the area east of the Sutherland forest service road to the Stuart River, east of Settlement Road to Blue Mountain forest service road and north to Pitka 100 road.
Residents in the evacuation alert area are advised to prepare themselves to be ready for a potential evacuation.
Bill Miller is the chair of the regional district of Bulkley-Nechako and he says to organize all important items from your home just in case of an evacuation.
For more information regarding fires in the area, visit http://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/safety/wildfire-status.