It’s very concerning, and really frustrating for fire fighters.
The District of North Vancouver Fire department reports a handful of human-caused fires, while we’re in the middle of a heat wave.
The Assistant Fire Chief is Mike Cairns.
“So we have had, over the last twenty four hours, North Van District we had about six or seven calls last night, and a lot of it was just kids setting up campfires down the trails and in the creek areas.”
He says the media has done a decent job of getting information and warnings out, but some people choose to ignore that.