2018-Drone Fly Over Report - 2018 Ice Heave Damage

On January 2, 2018, the ice on Wabamun Lake expanded laterally, buckling and heaving the shoreline, and damaging property. Along the north shore, from Seba Beach to just west of the Village of Wabamun, there was damage to some buildings and structures. Long-time residents and cottage owners along the north shore stated they had not seen such damage from ice in over 60 years. According to the Alberta Geological Survey, similar phenomena occurred on several lakes in central Alberta from January 1 to 2. Read More