Wasa Lake Water Level

The Wasa Lake Land Improvement District monitors the levels of both Wasa Lake and the Kootenay River to keep residents informed for flood preparedness. Consistent data is available for the Kootenay River from 1996-2006, and 2019-present, and for Wasa Lake from 1996-2006 and 2013-present. Data for both waterbodies is presented here.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Dataset Collection Organization Wasa Lake Land Improvement District
Dataset Steward Email cbwaterhub@livinglakescanada.ca
Dataset Citation Wasa Lake Land Improvement District. (2021). Wasa Lake Water Level [Data set]. Columbia Basin Water Hub. https://doi.org/10.48511/GQ0V-KZ85
Dataset Upload Year 2021
Dataset Earliest Record Start Date 1996-05-01
Dataset Latest Record End Date 2021-01-01
Dataset Funding Description This program is supported by the residents of the Wasa Lake Land Improvement District.
Dataset Data Disclaimer No warranty or guarantee exists that the information is accurate, complete, current, or suitable for any purpose. The individual user must confirm the accuracy of the data and whether it will be appropriate for their purpose.
Other Data Sources N/A
Brief description of dataset location Wasa Lake data is collected at the north end of Ponderosa Road. Kootenay River data is collected Wasa Lake is located 37.5 km north of Cranbrook BC.
Dataset Type Lake
Dataset Keywords Community Research Grade,Water Level,Hydrometric,Lake,Stream
Dataset Latitude 49.7797556
Dataset Longitude -115.7379543
Dataset DOI 10.48511/GQ0V-KZ85