Campfires will be permitted again in the Parksville Fire Protection Area, effective Sept. 16 at noon, due to the decreased risk of wildland urban interface fires.
Penalties range from a $1,150 ticket to jail time. If a person is found to have caused or contributed to a wildfire, they may be ordered to pay all firefighting and associated costs.

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