The Cariboo Regional District, Ulkatcho First Nation, ?Esdilagh First Nation and Nazko First Nation jointly announced today that the evacuation alerts issued for multiple communities west of the Fraser River have been lifted to all clear.
Evacuation alerts have been lifted for the following areas west of the Fraser River:
- Anahim Lake;
- Ulkatcho First Nation areas;
- Nimpo Lake;
- Batnuni Lake area;
- some Nazko First Nation areas including: Euchinico Creek 17, Euchinico Creek 18, Euchinico Creek 19, Trout Lake Alec 16, Trout Lake Jonny 15; and
- the remaining ?Esdilagh First Nation areas west of the Fraser River.
An evacuation alert remains in an area northeast of Nazko. See a map of the alert area here: http://bit.ly/2eLwDTF
Additional areas east and west of the Fraser River within the Cariboo Regional District remain on evacuation order or alert. View a searchable online map for current alerts or order here: https://arcg.is/0zvWOq
** Cariboo Release **