Ministry of Environment

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Mt. Polley Mine incident

Quesnel River at Likely, BC

Government and Cariboo Regional District (CRD) officials continue to work together to address the breach at the Mount Polley tailings pond, to test the local drinking water to determine if it is safe for locals to drink or bathe in, and to help ensure the safety and well-being of local residents. read more

Environment Wednesday, August 13, 2014 10:00 AM

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Mount Polley sediment sample results

Sediment samples taken on Aug. 10, 2014, from the mouth of Hazeltine Creek and near Raft Creek in Quesnel Lake show that the sediment poses no human health risk. read more

Environment Saturday, August 16, 2014 11:15 AM