Part III, Old Fort Slide: As evacuation alerts/orders continue,more questions for Site C geotechnical concerns

As we head into another weekend, the Old Fort Slide continues to move and create new & worrisome cracks. It has now entered the river channel, and an evacuation order was issued to include the islands in the river downstream of Site C. "The main slide has already impacted one of the islands and recent …

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Part II: If the land falls down around Site C, does anyone in Victoria hear?

**If you are just arriving and have not read Part 1 of this story, please do so here, and take a moment in the comments section too: https://lailayuile.com/2018/10/01/if-the-land-falls-down-around-site-c-does-anyone-in-victoria-hear/ **  While many were busy observing Thanksgiving last weekend, the people of Old Fort were left in confusion and distress, as the evacuation alerts issued last week …

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If the land falls down around Site C, does anyone in Victoria hear?

*** updated new slide pics below post Because I'm really not sure how much of this will be covered on major stations or papers in BC, here is a story you need to follow. https://www.energeticcity.ca/2018/10/landslide-continues-to-move-leaving-over-20-feet-of-dirt-on-the-old-fort-road/ To make a long story short, on the road to Old Fort -  just downstream  of  Site C access Gate …

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Guest post: Journey to the sacrifice zone of site C

** As the Moberly/Prophet River Site C treaty infringement injunction hearings continue this week in Vancouver, I was reminded of how little many people still know about the area, the people & wildlife impacted by the dam. I saw her photos a while ago and Louise was kind to share them here in this photoblog …

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