Howe Sound (including Passage and Bowyer Islands)

The hazards most likely to be encountered in Howe Sound include wildfires, debris flows, rockslides, earthquakes and spills.

Specific Emergency Contacts

Wildfire
To report a wildfire or irresponsible behaviour call 1 800 663-5555 or *5555 from a cell phone. Have this information ready.

Rail Emergencies
CN Rail Police 1-800-465-9239, Option 3

Emergencies on the Water
Coast Guard Channel 16 or 1-800-567-5111 (Cellular #727)

Environmental Emergencies (e.g. oil & chemical spills)
1-800-663-3456

Poison Control Centre
604-682-5050 or 1-800-567-8911


Register for Metro Vancouver's Emergency Notification System

CONTACT


In an emergency, call 911.

Metro Vancouver
24-hour Emergency Response Officer

604-451-6610

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