The url below will take you an interesting article on a disaster scenario. This scenario is well within the realm of possibility and shows what is expected to happen
As of 1557pst 2014 Feb 09 Environment Canada has issued updated weather statements for portions of British Columbia. Ensure you listen to your local forecast. To see the latest statements/alerts for BC go to
There was an earthquake at approximately 0730 UTC this morning , Feb 9th 2014 in the Pacific off the Haidi Gwaii ( the Queen Charlotte Islands) No tsunami warning issued, but yet another reminder we need to be prepared. For more information go to
The use of 60M by Cuban Hams has been clarified…. no international communication on these frequencies. For more information go to
RCMP and ground search and rescue crews responded to a call for help received via FRS radio. The investigation continues and for more information go to
Environment Canada has issued a Special Weather Alert for this week. Ensure you listen to you local forecast. For a Provincial listing of alerts go to
Industry Canada’s Antenna Tower Siting Policy
On February 5th, Industry Canada’s Minister made an announcement bearing the title “Harper Government Making Changes to Cell Tower Placement Rules”.
Industry Canada’s current governing document is CPC-2-0-03. A notice has been posted stating that changes to the document will be made subsequent yesterday’s announcement. Rest assured Continue reading “New Information on Towers”
The ARRL has announced that registration is now open for their Centennial Convention. For more information go to
There are several areas in BC where we do not have an ARES unit. If you are interested in starting a new unit the url noted below will provide you with some information. Fred Orsetti, the BC Section Emergency Coordinator is also available to assist you.
Environment Canada has issued warnings of bad weather this coming long weekend. For more information go to