CATFISH CREEK CONSERVATION AUTHORITY
WATERSHED CONDITIONS STATEMENT
For Immediate Release
All Clear, Watershed Condition Statement for Residents of Catfish Creek Watershed
Issued on January 1, 2023 at 9:10 a.m.
Issued by: Peter Dragunas, Water Management Technician
Catfish Creek Conservation Authority
This is an All Clear, Watershed Conditions Statement that conditions have improved; flooding in low-lying areas of the watershed has subsided.
The Catfish Creek Conservation Authority has issued an All CLEAR STATEMENT within its watershed.
This is an All Clear Statement that the threat of flooding has now passed as creek levels have subsided and storm induced rainfall patterns have passed. Weather patterns along with water levels are expected to return to normal throughout the watershed and surrounding areas.
Water levels will remain elevated over the next few days. Flooding is not expected. Residents are reminded to watch local creek water levels closely and to take appropriate action if circumstances intensify.
The public is encouraged to always exercise caution near open bodies of water, and to remain vigilant with children and pets during activities around waterways.
CCCA will continue to monitor watershed conditions and will issue updates and recommendations if necessary. CCCA always recommends taking any necessary precautions around elevated creek water levels.