First Nation flooding

More than 4,100 truckloads of gravel were removed from the Koksilah and Cowichan rivers last year. (Citizen file)

Thousands of truckloads of sediment removed from Cowichan, Koksilah rivers

Work is helping to prevent major flooding in area

 

The Canadian Armed Forces joined a number of emergency agencies to help Cowichan Tribes deal with the damage from recent flooding. (Courtesy of Cowichan Tribes)

Cowichan Tribes recovering from flood, preparing for more

First Nation hires emergency manager

  • Dec 1, 2021

 

The federal government has announced $24.2 million to help mitigate flooding in the Cowichan watershed after major flooding (pictured) last February caused severe damage to housing and property. (File photo)

Feds pump $24.2 million into flood mitigation efforts in Cowichan watershed

Infrastructure minister makes announcement on Wednesday

The federal government has announced $24.2 million to help mitigate flooding in the Cowichan watershed after major flooding (pictured) last February caused severe damage to housing and property. (File photo)