New WCA Member Discounts are Available! Click for more information

Update from CN on the Nora Lake Derailment Cleanup

Posted on: June 4, 2018  |  

June 2, 2018

The following is an update from Kate Fenske, Manager, Manitoba Public Affairs and Western Canada Media Relations regarding the ongoing cleanup of the January 6, 2018 derailment involving 23 cars including three gondola cars carrying nickel sulphide which is a known carcinogen and toxic to aquatic life.

CN Environment crews will be back onsite Monday, June 4. As part of CN’s ongoing cleanup and mitigation activities, we will be in the area to take soil and water samples and carryout an overall site inspection to determine if any other product removal is necessary. We will also be planning for revegetation activities, that are scheduled for later in the season. This includes species composition, density and placement.

We wanted to let you and other cottagers know they may see crews in the area around Nora Lake on Monday. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out at any time or email contact@cn.ca.

All News Categories

Recent Facebook Posts

1 day ago

Whiteshell Cottagers Association

Barrier Bay ResortMelting snow tracks. ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Another Job opportunity in the Park.

Meteor Mike's (West Hawk) hiring for the 2019 season! Send your resume to Michelleauger@hotmail.com
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook