Lemon Creek Fuel Spill

Jet Fuel Spill Charges Approved Against B.C., Company

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.22.2015 | Canada British Columbia

NELSON, B.C. - The British Columbia government and a fuel-service company are facing allegations under the Fisheries Act in a rare prosecution launche...

Jet Fuel Spill Effects Called 'Devastating'

CBC | Posted 10.24.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Farmers in the Slocan Valley are trying to save their season as crews concentrate on cleaning up the remaining fuel in Lemon Creek. On July 27 a tan...

River Water Still Smells Like Jet Fuel?

CBC | Posted 10.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

People in the Slocan Valley say they are frustrated that officials will not release the results of water tests after last month's jet fuel spill, sayi...

Doing This Along This River Is Safe Again

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.09.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WINLAW, B.C. - The Interior Health Authority has lifted all remaining water restrictions on the Slocan River and Lemon Creek, two weeks after a tanker...

Lawsuit Launched

CP | Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A spill of 35,000 litres of jet fuel wiped out an 80 kilometre stretch of shoreline along a creek and two rivers in southeast B.C., a laws...

Fuel Spill Victims Tapped For Cleanup Jobs

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.06.2013 | Canada British Columbia

CASTLEGAR, B.C. - Some of the water restrictions put in place after a tanker truck spilled its load of jet fuel in a southeast B.C. creek have been li...

Water Vandals Plague Fuel Spill Site

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.02.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WINLAW, B.C. - The company that owned a tanker truck responsible for a jet fuel spill in the Slocan Valley of British Columbia says it is providing wa...

Fuel Spill Could Lead To Charges

CBC | Posted 09.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The company responsible for spilling 32,000 litres of jet fuel into Lemon Creek in B.C.'s Slocan Valley could face charges, government officials told ...

Water Quality In Question After Fuel Spill

CP | Suzy Hamilton, The Nelson Daily, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WINLAW, B.C. - Angry residents packed an overflowing hall and spilled into the parking lot in the southeastern British Columbia community of Winlaw wh...

Minister Won't Jump To Conclusions On Fuel Spill

CP | Kim Nursall, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.28.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A tanker truck driver took a wrong turn and drove past two "road closed" signs before the vehicle tumbled off the road, spilling 35,000 li...

Fuel Spill Leaves Dead Fish In Wake

CP | Kim Nursall, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.27.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - Dead fish have been found following a tanker crash that saw up to 35,000 litres of jet fuel empty into a creek in B.C.'s West Kootenay reg...

Fuel Spill Evacuation Order Lifted

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WINLAW, B.C. - The smell was so overpowering that it didn't take much to convince Lil Meloche to grab her dogs and leave her rural British Columbia ho...