Mt. Hayes Wildfire Updates

The Cowichan Valley Regional District (CVRD) has activated a Regional Emergency Operations Centre as a result of the Mt. Hayes wildfire.

We encourage Town of Ladysmith to visit the CVRD website for regular updates, including evacuation alerts and orders. 

These updates will be posted throughout the day when new information becomes available.

Alternatively, you can follow the Town’s Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for this information, as well as the CVRD’s Facebook and Twitter.

You can also receive updates right to your smartphone by downloading the Alertable app:

For further updates on wildfires, residents can check the BC Wildfire Dashboard or follow BC Wildfire Service on Twitter.

Thank you and stay safe.

BC Wildfire Map


Get information on current wildfire activity in B.C., including details about specific wildfires, fire response efforts, and Fire Danger Ratings across the province.
Visit: Government of BC Website
BC Wildfire Dashboard