– Files from Hartley Miller
The Hasler Flats Wildfire, which is in the Prince George Wildfire Centre, is now classified as Being Held.
According to the BC Wildfire Service, the wildfire, located 30 kilometres southwest of Chetwynd, is not likely to spread beyond determined containment lines due to the suppression carried out.
The Hasler Road is now open to the public as there is no longer a safety concern due to wildfire activity.
Response to the Hasler Flats wildfire involved coordination of various resources including initial attack crews, parattack crews, unit crews, contract crews, heavy equipment operators, and aviation resources.
This incident will no longer be considered a Wildfire of Note.
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Hasler Flats wildfire (G71148) located approx. 30 km SW of Chetwynd is now classified as Being Held. Hasler Road is now open and we ask that those travelling on the road slow down for crews and equipment working. This incident will no longer be considered a Wildfire of Note. pic.twitter.com/4kM6UISb86
— BC Wildfire Service (@BCGovFireInfo) August 15, 2022