Local residents who are frantically involved with sand bagging to protect their community from further flooding, have reported that the Shuswap River is on a steady rise. Below is a photo showing today’s gauge reading at the River Walk Trail in Enderby, BC
ATTENTION ALL !!! Anyone who has taken photos of the 2012 Shuswap Flood -
Bernhard Kramer, webmaster of shuswaplakewatch.com of Sicamous who reliably measures Shuswap Lake water level daily for 17 years, has started a photo archive to document this historic event. Please, help by submitting your photos or videos for future generations to enjoy. Check his website at: http://www.shuswaplakewatch.com/
2012-06-25 Flood Patrol – Enderby to Mabel Lake, BC
Anyone who still got doubts about how much more the water levels of Shuswap and Mara Lakes are going to rise should take a drive out to Enderby and on to Mabel Lake. The magnitude of flooding in the Shuswap River Valley is beyond anyone’s imagination. Below are some of the images we took during our patrol. Click on any image and you will be directed to our entire 2012 Shuswap Flood album.