LISTEN LIVE: Loading...

Advertisement

 

Intense Heat Wave Sparks String Of Wildfires In British Columbia

05:44
Download
Play
This article is more than 1 year old.

British Columbia is struggling through a major heat wave that's already reported to have killed hundreds of people and a billion seashore animals.

Last week, residents were forced to flee the village of Lytton due to raging flames following three days of record-breaking temperatures.

Here & Now's Peter O'Dowd talks with CBC News senior reporter Lyndsay Duncombe.

This segment aired on July 8, 2021.

Advertisement

 
Play
Listen Live
/00:00
Close