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October 4, 2016   |  Committee News, Water Levels

Regaining Control of Water Levels in the South Whiteshell

By Alan Roberts – Chair, WCA Lake Levels Committee   All cottagers in the South Whiteshell have been sorely affected by the high water levels we’ve experienced since June 25. Many, many have had major and minor repairs to carry out or pay for to their docks, decks, and boathouses. Many others have suffered damage…

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August 24, 2016   |  Committee News, Water Levels

Regaining Control of the Water Levels in the South Whiteshell

All cottagers in the South Whiteshell have been sorely affected by the high water levels we’ve experienced since June 25th. Many, many have had major and minor repairs to carry out or pay for to their docks, decks, and boathouses. Many others to cottage foundations, to “floated” septic tanks, loss of or damage to shoreline,…

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June 26, 2016   |  Committee News, Water Levels

Winnipeg River Update

Recent discussion with Manitoba Hydro (MH) regarding their ability to mitigate the fluctuation in lake levels from Nutimik to Lac du Bonnet  has confirmed that they already operate their damns on a “run-of-the-river” basis, and do not use the surcharge lakes to increase either the head or volume available for power generation.  This means that…

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May 20, 2016   |  Committee News, Water Levels

WATER MANAGEMENT REPORT of April 20, 2016 and ADDENDUM of May 18, 2016

  ROM Review of LL Status cw MIT & Cons – Apr 20-16 Addendum of May 18 – 16

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February 19, 2016   |  Committee News, Water Levels

Water Management Report of February 12, 2016

Report on: Water management issues in the Whiteshell Provincial Park Report to: WCA membership Report by: Alan Roberts, P.Eng. – Director – Whiteshell Cottagers Association; and Chair: Lake Water Levels Committee Run-off of the heavy November precipitation into the primary collector lakes and rivers is largely completed, and is now on route to the Winnipeg…

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