Fish Deaths in the Ottawa River

July 12, 2019

Ottawa Riverkeeper says ‘something that got in the water’ likely source of hundreds of dead fish Go Here For Entire Story

Dead fish wash ashore in Rockland July 9, 2019 Go Here

French to English Translator Go Here

Poissons morts retrouvés en bordure de la Rivière des Outaouais – Olivier Boissé – 10 juillet 2019 Go Here

Fluctuations du niveau d’eau de la rivière Gatineau Go Here

This has happened before.

Hundreds of dead fish wash up along Ottawa River

Aug 15, 2006

Hundreds of dead fish have washed up on the shores of the Ottawa River, sparking an investigation by the province and warnings from area health officials. Go Here For Entire Story

Could some of the radioactive toxins gotten into the river, due to the flooding?  They have had a couple of bad accidents. Then again it could have may other toxic things that went into the river during the flooding.

Reactor’s neighbours alarmed over radioactive toxins in river Mar 21, 2018 Go Here Fore Entire Story

Schacherl: Canada has a dirty, big nuclear secret at Chalk River April 23, 2018

The highly radioactive debris from that 1952 accident was hastily buried onsite in sandy trenches. A second reactor accident took place in 1958, when an irradiated fuel rod caught fire, releasing 10,000 curies of radioactivity.”

Those wastes are still at Chalk River. Radioactive particles have half-lives of up to millions of years: in human terms, forever. Go Here For Entire Story

Canada’s nuclear waste to be buried in deep underground repository May 29, 2019 Go Here

Chalk River dump removes ‘most-toxic’ wastes in bid for public approval 11/08/2017

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL) announced October 26 that it will withdraw the category of  “intermediate-level” radioactive waste from its proposed above-ground Near Surface Disposal Facility (NSDF), one kilometre from the Ottawa River at  Chalk River. Go Here For Entire Story

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Quebec Flood Zone Map Has Major Problems

July 9, 2019

If you were not flooded, be sure to contact the Quebec Government and let them know. They have created quite a mess.

This should not have been implemented until  there was a Public Inquiry. Some homes may have been flooded, due to Dam Mismanagement.

In Quebec and Ontario Thousands of people are calling for a Public Inquiry. Municipalities included.

Bureaucrats booed during flood-map consultation

July 8, 2019

Mistakes were made is an understatement

People were anxious about the potential fallout from the map the Quebec government released last month delineating a zone d’intervention spéciale (ZIS) which, as determined by aerial photography and satellite images, had experienced flooding in 2017 and 2019. But the results did not reflect the reality, resulting in hundreds of West Island homes which had never experienced flooding being included in the ZIS. For the rest of the story Go Here

West Island residents, mayors furious over Quebec’s updated flood maps

July 4, 2019

It’s very arbitrary,” said David Mapp, a Dorval resident.

“It feels like they didn’t respect the contour lines. Our shoreline is definitely a lot further from our house and it doesn’t make any sense, really.”

The map now puts 813 municipalities and thousands of homes in flood zones. For the rest of the story Go Here

Tempers flare over Quebec’s new flood zone maps

July 4, 2019

Quebec’s new flood maps identify large areas of residential property as being at potential risk, creating huge ramifications for property values, insurance and rebuilding plans in those zones.

There area number of  Video’s included  One with good advice For the Story Go Here

Beaconsfield asks Quebec to take them off new flood zone map

July 6, 2019

Beaconsfield mayor George Bourelle asked the province to amend the draft order to excludes his City from the ZIS, “since no building in Beaconsfield was flooded in 2017 and 2019.” For the rest of the Story Go Here

There is more about this from the Last Post Check the comments there as well. There is also a link to the Map.

Last Post Go Here Ottawa River Flooding a Few Details

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Ottawa River Flooding a Few Details

July 8, 2019

Here are some of the News articles about the Ottawa River Flooding.

May 24, 2019
The City of Ottawa has been in a state of emergency since April 25.

City of Ottawa officials on Friday pushed for an independent investigation of the Ottawa River floods during a closed meeting of a provincial task force collecting intelligence on the bloated waterway

City asks for outside flood review during Ontario closed-door meeting Go Here for the rest of the story
The City of Ottawa has been in a state of emergency since April 25.


May 1, 2019

In Quyon, a nervous vigil is being held next to the town dike Go Here 

The reasoning behind the dry river bed. defies logic. It was not always handled that way. History from people that live there, tells a whole other story.

May 14, 2019

Floods here, dry riverbed upstream — momentum grows for review of dam controls on Ottawa Go Here

Again The reasoning behind the dry river bed. defies logic.

May 11, 2017

High and dry — the maddening story of the upper Ottawa River Go Here

New potential Flood Zones in Quebec. Map

Date of creation of the Map: June 10, 2019

To see the Map Go Here It takes a long time to Load Be Patient. Apparently many of the places on that map were never flooded at all.

Quebec issues moratorium forbidding construction in high-risk flood zones. Go Here

April 24, 2019
Is $200,000 a fair buyout price for a house in a Quebec flood zone?
“Responsibility is shared between a large number of actors,” says one flood-management expert, “but the responsibilities are ambiguous enough that it’s very difficult to hold any one party accountable.” Go here for the rest of the Report

New Flood Map meeting in Campells Bay Listen to some of the Problems With the Map Go Here

More on Ottawa floods Go Here

If you have any other News links or other Important information, Please Leave them in the comment section below.

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Gathering Lake Ontario Flood Photos and Stories

 

July 4, 2019

A picture is worth a Thousand Words

Some News updates as well.

I was asked by someone if I could do a page just for Photos and Stories about the damages to lake Ontario, due to the flooding.

In the comments you cannot upload pictures but if you use the address from the address bar you can.

Faceblook for example if you click on the picture in a comment and new window will come up for the picture. Just copy and paste the http link, from the address bar, into the comment section below and the pictures will come up.

There are a few Rules. Be sure to read them. Those rules are to protect everyone as much as possible.

Rules to abide by

If you want to leave a comment and do not want others to read it  All comments are monitored by the admins. So if you have questions. Ask If you have any ideas. State them.

There are two choices state I want this publish or I don’t want this published  Put either one at the first of your comment. The world will see those comments, if you want them Published, 

If you have a before and after picture of damages

Tell a bit about them.

The date the photo was taken

Where the location of the photos were taken. City, Town, State or Province The actual address is not needed,.

Do not use pictures with children in them.

Do not post pictures, unless you have taken them. Others might be offended, if you you used someone else’s photos. If someone wants to tell their story photo’s and all it is up to each individual to do that.

If you don’t have a before picture, Explain as best you can, how it use to look.

If you have News stories, Videos add them as well. There are many out there. To many for the Admins to look for. All help is appreciated.

A few of the Newer things , News wise.

July 1,2019

Homeowner faces ‘ongoing disaster’ Go Here for News Report

July 1, 2019

St. Lawrence County legislators want state money for flood damage Go here for News Report

John Martinello Brighton, Ontario Go Here for Information

Fourth of July parade canceled in Greece due to Lake Ontario flooding Go here for News Stary

A must red article below

Petitions call on Trump to repeal Plan 2014 Go Here for News Story

The Information below is a bit older. I think it is important. It shows the people involved. It states, what they want to do, to improve shipping.

About Shipping from a few years back. A very interesting Read Go Here for that Information

Here they are looking to gather Information as well.

Impacts on Lake  Ontario A gathering of information Go Here to add information, photos or just to see what they have so far. It is also new, it takes time to gather information about the flooding.

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