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B.C. First Nation community may have longer wait for potable water return

Water line severed by tugboat


January 24, 2022
By Ground Water Canada

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Ucluelet First Nation, B.C. – Residents here may have a longer wait to access potable water than initially expected, following a chain of events that began with the volcanic eruption near Tonga more than a week ago. The water line that supplies the community was severed last week by a tugboat towing a log boom. It is suspected the tsunami that resulted from the eruption lifted the line before it was snagged by the boat. Global News report | READ MORE