Event CategoryDisaster
Event GroupNatural
Event SubgroupMeteorological - Hydrological
Event TypeWildfire
PlaceTumbler Ridge BC
Event Start DateJuly 3, 2006
Event End DateJuly 3, 2006
CommentsTumbler Ridge BC, July 3, 2006. Four thousand residents were ordered to vacate their homes as a forest fire came close enough to threaten the coal mining town.
Fatalities0
Injured / Infected0
Evacuated4000
Estimated Total Cost$0
Federal DFAA PaymentsUnknown
Provincial DFAA PaymentsUnknown
Provincial Department PaymentsUnknown
Municipal CostsUnknown
OGD CostsUnknown
Insurance PaymentsUnknown
NGO PaymentsUnknown
Utility - People Affected0
Magnitude0.0