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Province seeks hefty fines for anyone who violates B.C. Wildfire Act

By The Canadian Press
March 10, 2016 - 1:50pm Updated: March 10, 2016 - 4:48pm

VICTORIA — British Columbia’s forest firefighters face enough difficulties controlling raging walls of flames that threaten homes, properties and lives without having to worry about drones and pleasure boats getting in the way of their efforts, Forests Minister Steve Thomson said Thursday.