Pursuant to the Emergency Program Act, this EVACUATION ORDER has been issued by the Columbia Shuswap Regional District (CSRD) at the Shuswap Emergency Program’s Emergency Operations Centre. This Evacuation Order has been issued for properties which have been severely impacted by wildfire and have sustained structure loss.
This EVACUATION ORDER is in effect for properties in Celista and Magna Bay, as listed in the attached Appendix, which appears at the bottom of the page.
For your safety, you are not authorized to enter or occupy the properties listed in the attached Appendix.
There may be a number of hazards on your property caused by the wildfire event. Important information for your safety is included below.
Regularly monitor the Shuswap Emergency Program’s (SEP) webpage at www.shuswapemergency.ca, Shuswap Emergency Program on Facebook and Twitter, the CSRD's Facebook, Twitter platforms or local news sources for up-to-date and accurate information. Or sign up for Alertable, our emergency mass notification system, at www.csrd.bc.ca/alertable
This re-entry document contains important and useful information about returning home after the threat of a wildfire. Shuswap Emergency Program Re-entry Guide
Being prepared and proceeding cautiously will help you stay healthy and avoid injury when you re-enter your home. Provincial Disaster Recovery Resources
Please consult the comprehensive evacuation map online to determine if your property falls under this ORDER.
Shuswap Emergency Program Emergency Information Map