Natural Resources

Flooding

Date: January 1976

Location: Frenchman’s Cove, Benoit’s Cove, and Lark Harbour

Easting:

Northing:

Latitude: 49° 00' 00" N

Longitude: 58° 00' 00" W

Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: Flooding Events in Newfoundland and Labrador, January 27-28, 1976.

Heavy rain (22.4 mm) and snow melt caused several homes to become damaged. Cost totaled about $100,000.

 
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