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June 3, 2020

Wildfire Information

Forest fire season is upon us.  Our fellow cottagers at Long Lake report that a fire caused by lighting was started in that area on June 1.  Water bombers have been seen in the area.  As of June 3, the fire status report https://www.gov.mb.ca/sd/fire/Fire-Status/2020/EA-036-firestatus.html shows the fire is still out of control. Here are some […]

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May 14, 2020

May 14 Province’s Reminder to Practice Social Distancing in the Parks

As Manitobans and visitors make their plans for the upcoming May long-weekend, the province is reminding those who are heading out to provincial parks, campgrounds, or their cottage to follow the advice of Manitoba’s chief public health officer and practise proper social distancing. This is especially important in public areas, such as campgrounds, trails, beaches, […]

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November 13, 2019

PROVINCE ISSUES THIN ICE ADVISORY FOR SOUTHERN MANITOBA

A thin ice advisory for rivers, streams and lakes in southern Manitoba has been issued until full freeze up. The Hydrologic Forecast Centre of Manitoba Infrastructure advises that many water bodies in southern Manitoba are still in the process of freezing over, ice is still very thin and larger rivers still have open water in […]

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October 10, 2019 ,

October 10 Water Level Update from Manitoba Infrastructure

Several weather forecasts are predicting 50-70 mm (2-3 inches) of rain to hit the Whiteshell Lakes area Thursday through Friday. Many of the lakes are already seeing historically high levels for this time of year and this precipitation will surely cause them to rise further. Manitoba Infrastructure and Sustainable Development will be monitoring the situation […]

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September 10, 2019

Be Bear Smart

Click the link below for information from the Wildlife and Fisheries Branch on coexisting with black bears. https://www.gov.mb.ca/sd/pubs/fish_wildlife/bear_smart_booklet.pdf

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August 16, 2019 ,

Beach Water Quality Monitoring Information

The Department of Sustainable Developments on reports water quality on the following website. www.gov.mb.ca/sd/waterstewardship/quality/beach_table.html You can scroll over the icons and the various lakes will pop up the report.  Then click on the tab for E.coli or Algae.  The icons are piled one on top of the other so you have to move slowly to […]

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July 10, 2019

What you need to know about poison ivy, sumac and oak

Click the link for information: http://www.wrha.mb.ca/wave/2014/07/summertime-itch.php  

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SMOKEHave had lots of inquiries on the smoke. No new fires in the Whiteshell (confirmed with Parks 7am this morning). Smoke is from the fires up North. Entire Whiteshell affected (had reports from Falcon, West Hawk, Jessica, Betula and more)Environment Canada says wind shifts tonight which should clear it. ... See MoreSee Less
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