UPDATE: To include further information about the existing camp. Previously the article stated the work camp was new.

DAWSON CREEK, B.C – The Peace River Regional District is taking public feedback on a zoning amendment to an existing 500 person work camp in the Peace region.

Blackbird Environmental Ltd. as agent for Wildfire Land & Cattle Co. has been operating on the property since 2013 and are looking to continue staying on the property.

The PRRD will be reviewing the application, and public input on March 25th for a 500 person work camp and card lock fuel station to continue near Wonowon.

The company is seeking a zoning amendment from the PRRD, which must be done by December 31st.

Those looking to submit concerns to the PRRD can do so through an online form or a printable form. All submissions must be in by 4 p.m. on March 24th.