NewsCoastal Fire Centre bracing for long, hot summer SHARE ON: Marc Mulvaney, contributor, Monday, Jun. 22nd, 2015 No major forest fire activity in our neck of the woods right now, that from Coastal Fire Centre spokesperson Marg Drysdale as hot dry weather continues. As for the fire danger rating for the North Island and Sunshine Coast region? //www.mycomoxvalleynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/MD-11.wavDrysdale says there has been some smaller bush and forest fires in the region, but fortunately she says for the most part we’ve dodged a bullet on anything serious. //www.mycomoxvalleynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/MD-31.wavDrysdale says a Nanaimo area forest fire is mostly contained… //www.mycomoxvalleynow.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/MD-21.wavThe Coastal Fire Centre has imposed various open burning restrictions for the North Island and Sunshine Coast Region.