Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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WILLIAMS LAKE. x-13s. B-C is bracing for a difficult spring as unusually heavy snowpacks have the potential to swell area rivers and streams to flood level. Some places, including parts of the Cariboo Regional District west of Quesnel, have already been hit and about 120 properties have been ordered evacuated in the Upper Nazko area. That's the same region where the massive Plateau wildfire burned through hundreds of square kilometres of timber and bush last summer. Regional district emergency operations centre spokeswoman Emily Epp says there's a connection between the 2017 wildfires and 2018's high water.

("...flooding issues.") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

TAG: Nearly 150 properties in Tulameen in southern B-C are also on evacuation order because of flooding there. …

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