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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – B.C. Hydro will start a small spill at the W.A.C. Bennett and Peace Canyon dams today.

Spilling may continue for several weeks, depending on a number of factors, including weather and inflows into the Williston Reservoir.

Some residents may notice higher river levels immediately downstream of Peace Canyon dam. Flows downstream of the Site C construction site will not see higher river levels. Hydro says the spills will not lead to any flooding.

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