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Alerts and Advisories as of: August 22, 2018

Fire Bans

No firebans at this time

There are no fire restrictions at this time.

Boil Water Advisory

There is a boil water advisory - Boil Water Advisory is in effect for the Visitor Centre. Please ensure you bring water to a rolling boil for at least 1 full minute before using for drinking, food preparation and personal hygiene.

Beach Posting

There is a beach posting -

Please be advised that the Visitors Centre beach has been posted as unsafe for swimming due to high bacteria levels. 

Rondeau Bay and Lake Erie Beach remain safe within Provincial Standards for swimming.

Beach Sampling Results

Beach Name Sample Date Results (E.Coli / 100ml)
Lake Erie August 13, 2018 62
Rondeau Bay August 13, 2018 12
Visitors Centre August 13, 2018 613
Full listing of all beaches

Park Advisories

The Rondeau Provincial Park pier suffered ice damage in January of 2014. For public safety reasons, the pier remains closed until further notice.

Due to extensive damage caused by the continued erosion of the shoreline area resulting from high winds and water levels the observation tower on Marsh Trail at Rondeau Provincial Park is currently closed to park visitors. Options for rehabilitation are currently being explored.
Sections of the Marsh Trail were severely damaged during a recent storm. The trail remains open to park visitors however caution must be taken when traversing these areas of the trail which will be marked with orange traffic cones. Options for rehabilitation are currently being explored.