Advisory: Water release ceases at Burnt Dam, continues at Star Lake

March 4th, 2022

Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro is also advising residents, cabin owners and travelers in the Star Lake area of Central Newfoundland that the Company continues to release water at the Star Lake Spillway into Star Brook and then Red Indian Lake.

Additionally, the Company is advising residents, cabin owners and travelers to the Burnt Pond and White Bear River areas of Central and Southern Newfoundland that the company is no longer releasing water from the Burnt Dam Spillway into the White Bear River.

People are advised to use these areas with great caution as water levels and flows will be higher than normal and may be unpredictable.

Media Contact:

Jill Pitcher
Senior Communications Advisor, Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro
t. 709.737.1219 / c. 709.689.9938 e.