With a number of wildfires in British Columbia, it's important to be safe with any form of outdoor fire.
 
While camping or any other activities, making sure the flame is totally put out, regardless of where it sits, is very crucial.
 
The Fort Saskatchewan Fire Department is offering a simple tip to help people stay safe this long weekend.
 
"Always make sure to swirl around what's left of the fire after it's died down," explained Paul Prevost of the Fort Saskatchewan Fire Department. "Add water to it as well, making sure the fire is definitely put out before walking away from it."
 
Fire safety is important every day but with more people heading out camping this weekend and the drier conditions, caution is encouraged.

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