New north bank photos show increased seepage below Site C work camp

Yes, new photos in...and no, they aren't being taken with a drone ( someone asked) , but by air with a telephoto lens. Why? Because the news that the Old Fort slide was caused by bedrock failure really didn't get much attention and it should have. Why does this matter you ask?  Because the 'bedrock' …

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New North Slope photos show vast expanse of material removed due to past slides & instability.

Just sent in to me this morning, these new photos of the infamous north slope of Site C- the slope that has caused so much trouble since day 1. I've documented those issues many times with photo's since 2016-even after they tried a no flight rule, which was quickly removed - here: https://lailayuile.com/2016/07/21/site-c-aerial-photos-show-mess-of-dikeswater-and-slides/ https://lailayuile.com/2016/09/21/new-site-c-photos-show-continued-mitigation-efforts-on-slide-prone-north-slope-construction/ https://lailayuile.com/2016/11/10/new-photos-show-new-cracks-and-landslide-yet-again-on-the-north-slope-of-site-c-how-much-are-they-costing-us-and-how-long-before-someone-gets-hurt/

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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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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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