Sukunka River Landslide – August 12 Update


There has been a landslide on the Sukunka River upstream the 6-mile bridge. Significant water backup is occurring as well as debris accumulation. Please be advised not to swim downstream of the blockage, or launch boats into the area. At this time there is no risk to infrastructure or property. We are actively monitoring the situation. And will update accordingly.

We will be sending notifications through the Northeast BC Emergency Alert system, as well as posts to social media. We strongly suggest signing up for NEBC Alerts, you can do so by clicking here.

For any questions or concerns, please reach out to the Peace River Regional District at 250-784-3200.