landslide

Creeping slide prompts evacuation alert, road closure in Old Fort, B.C.

Second time in two years the road has closed

 

High tech fish transport system set up to ‘whoosh’ salmon past Big Bar landslide

Fish will spend about 20 seconds inside the system, moving at roughly 20 metres per second

 

Plans for ‘fish cannon’ to move salmon across the Big Bar landslide site on the Fraser River

Water levels rising now after months of drilling and blasting at the Big Bar site north of Lillooet

 

Drilling and blasting at Big Bar landslide is a race against time in the Fraser River

They are trying to remove big boulders blocking fish passage before the high water of spring freshet

Big Bar Landslide saw long awaited blasting this week

Pressure has been on senior governments working with First Nations to remove blockage for months

B.C. family recounts escape after landslide strands them on Sasquatch Mountain

Christine Nielsen, her husband and two kids drove up only a couple of hours before the road washout

UPDATE – Rescue efforts to resume Wednesday, days after landslide strands hundreds on Sasquatch Mountain

Route closed early Tuesday morning, will open again Wednesday morning

Chilliwack saw slides and water pooling from ‘atmospheric river’ of rain

The storm total of almost 85 mm in Chilliwack included a record rainfall on Jan. 31

WATCH: Sasquatch Mountain evacuation successful

More than 50 vehicles escorted down mountain

$150 helicopter shuttle offered to people stranded on Agassiz’s Sasquatch Mountain

Resort says all activity has come to a halt until road crews can assess the extent of the slide