Winagami Lake Provincial Park

Alberta Parks

Advisories

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  • Blue-Green Algae - Winagami Lake Area

      August 25, 2020

      • A blue-green algae bloom has been identified in areas of Winagami Lake PP.
      • General precautions
        • Avoid all contact with blue green algae blooms.  If contact occurs, wash with tap water ASAP.
        • Do not swim or wade in any areas where blue-green algae is visible.  
        • Do not allow your pets to swim or wade in these areas or to eat fish or fish trimmings from the lake.
        • Consider limiting human consumption of fish from the lake.
      • For detailed information, go to Alberta Health Services Blue Green Algae Health Advisories.  Please refer to the specific advisory for this lake.
      • Blue-green algae bloom advisories are issued and rescinded by Alberta Health Services.  Typically, advisories are lifted in late autumn, when water temperatures are so cool that blue green algae growth is no longer supported. 

  • Closure - Winagami wading pool closed

      July 9, 2019

      The Winagami wading pool is inoperable and has been closed due to health and safety issues.  The facility will be assessed to determine the refurbishment and/or replacement costs required to bring the facility up to current health and environment codes.  Alternate recreation options, including a bike park, larger playground and/or spray park will also be evaluated.

       

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