The hazards most likely to be encountered on Barnston Island include floods and earthquakes.
WildfireTo report a wildfire or irresponsible behaviour call 1 800 663-5555 or *5555 from a cell phone. Have
this information ready.
Rail EmergenciesCN Rail Police 1-800-465-9239, Option 3
Emergencies on the WaterCoast Guard Channel 16 or 1-800-567-5111 (Cellular #727)
Environmental Emergencies (e.g. oil & chemical spills)1-800-663-3456
Poison Control Centre604-682-5050 or 1-800-567-8911
Register for Metro Vancouver's Emergency Notification System
BC Wildfire Service
Emergency Info BC
In an emergency, call 911.
24-hour Emergency Response Officer
Metro Vancouver acknowledges that the region’s residents live, work, and learn on the shared territories of many Indigenous peoples, including 10 local First Nations: Katzie, Kwantlen, Kwikwetlem, Matsqui, Musqueam, Qayqayt, Semiahmoo, Squamish, Tsawwassen, and Tsleil-Waututh.
Metro Vancouver respects the diverse and distinct histories, languages, and cultures of First Nations, Métis, and Inuit, which collectively enrich our lives and the region.