The Coastal Fire Centre says the fire danger rating on Vancouver Island and the Sunshine Coast is listed at a moderate to high level.

However, Fire Information Officer Donna MacPherson says that could climb depending on hot and dry weather conditions…

MacPherson says this is a good time to “fire-smart” your property and get rid of hazards that could put your home at risk.

She says a guide to doing that can be found on the BC Wildfire website.