Natural Resources


Date: February 5, 2010

Location: Greenspond, Bonavista Peninsula





Fatalities: 0

Injuries: 0

Source: CBC news report

A storm surge in Greenspond, Bonavista Bay, on the weekend caused property damage in the community. The 10-metre waves that accompanied the surge tore up about 350 metres of the town's boardwalk. A storage shed, a fishing stage and a wharf also were heavily damaged. Mayor Kevin Blackwood suggested it will cost up to $4,000 to fix the town's walking trail and another $5,000 to repair damage to personal property.

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