Spot-Sized Martin Prairie Fire Now Being Held

A new wildfire to the north-west of Falkland is being held.

It showed up on the wildfire map on Tuesday, and is said to have been human caused.

Taylor MacDonald with the B.C Wildfire Service has more on Tuesday's suppression efforts, saying "The Martin Prairie fire is currently being held. It's a sized spot-sized fire. BCWS assisted industry crews who actioned it, and we assisted with four personnel."

It's about 15km NW of Falkland, and we don't have any other details.