Canadian Firefighters Demonstrate How Easily Wildfires Start With Controlled Burn

Firefighters in Qualicum Beach, British Columbia, posted footage on social media showing how easily wildfires can spread.

This clip, posted on the Dashwood Fire Department’s Twitter page on July 28, shows fire quickly spreading in dead grass.

“One dropped cigarette is all to takes for a fire to start in dead grass,” they said. Credit: Dashwood Fire Department via Storyful

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