The Duhamel/Sitkum Creek fire is seen a week ago when it first flared up.

The Duhamel/Sitkum Creek fire is seen a week ago when it first flared up.

LETTER: Grateful for firefighting effort

From the North Shore, we would like to give a huge thank you to everyone involved in battling the Sitkum Creek fire.

From the North Shore, we would like to give a huge thank you to everyone involved in battling the Sitkum Creek fire. Words cannot express our gratitude for your tireless efforts and dedication. It’s hard to fully grasp the mammoth amount of work, organization and skill involved to make such an immense impact, but it is so gratefully appreciated by all.

Definitely a little scary out here at times. Stay safe and again, a huge, great big thank you!

Claire, Ross, Charlie and Sophie Hitchman, North Shore