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Lack of precipitation puts water wells at risk in Prince George, B.C. area

Area had less than two-thirds the normal amount of precipitation in 2023

January 10, 2024  By Ground Water Canada

Prince George, B.C. – A significant lack of snow and rain has put some area wells at risk. Below-average precipitation has led to drought-like conditions, adversely affecting thousands of residents who rely on groundwater as their drinking water source. More snow and rain is needed to recharge the sources. The Prince George area experienced less than two-thirds of the usual precipitation in 2023 that would normally be expected in a year. CKPG Today report |  READ MORE

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