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Mount Polley Update - Water Advisory

Aug 5, 2014

Mount Polley Update

Water Advisory Expanded


Likely, B.C. – The water advisory to NOT drink water in the Quesnel Lake, Cariboo Creek, Hazeltine Creek and Polley Lake areas remains in effect and is extended to include the entire Quesnel and Cariboo Rivers systems right to the Fraser River.


Consumption by people and livestock is not recommended. Boiling will not help. Swimming and other activities along the rivers are at your own risk.


This alert will remain in place until current test results are completed and further information is available.


For accurate and up to date information, please visit the Cariboo Regional District`s Emergency Operations Facebook page at facebook.com/CRDemergencyoperations or the CRD website at cariboord.ca.


A public information line has been established at 250-398-5581 during Emergency Operations Centre operating hours.

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