RESOLVED: Wastewater Discharge Notice – Ganges (Salt Spring Island)

Nov 15, 2021 (updated Nov 23, 2021, 9:27am)

The waters along the affected shoreline no longer pose a health risk.

High intensity rain events on November 14 and 15, 2021 caused combined stormwater and partially treated wastewater flows to exit the Ganges Wastewater Treatment Plant and enter the storm water system and discharge to the ocean at the outlet of Ganges Creek.

The waters along the affected shoreline no longer pose a health risk.