Tag: Old Fort slide

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…

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…

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…