Lakelse Lake Provincial Park Picnic Site

Facility Location:
Highway 37 S
Regional District - Kitimat-Stikine

Facility Information:
Facility Type:  2-14 Connections
Current Hazard Rating:   Low

This facility is currently under a Boil Water Notice

     Underlying Problems: Multiple unsatisfactory water results received (OG for total coliforms, 0 E. coli). Issues with high turbidity and colour in the water (orange, red) have impacted potability as the water cannot be adequately treated by the chlorine and UV treatment systems present.
     Steps Taken to Remedy: Facility has issued a Boil Water Notice. Signs have been posted at the washroom sinks to advise users that the water is not potable. Water fountains have been shut off.
     Corrective Actions Remaining: BC Parks is working to find an alternative water source, specifically drilling a new well in a different location.

Facility Inspection History:
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Document Type   Details
Routine Inspection  9-Jul-2019  Low
Sample Range Report  1-Jan-2013 to 31-Dec-2017
Sample Range Report  1-Jul-2017 to 30-Sep-2017
Sample Range Report  1-Jan-2017 to 31-Mar-2017
Sample Range Report  1-Oct-2016 to 31-Dec-2016
Routine Inspection  14-Jun-2012  Low
Routine Inspection  31-Oct-2007  Low
Routine Inspection  21-Jul-2004  Low
Routine Inspection  27-Nov-2001  Low