Dealing with Winter Snow Melt and Springtime Clean-up in the Shuswap

Winter snow melt and spring clean up can present unique challenges for those living in the Shuswap region of the North Okanagan. Whether you own a farm, acreage, or are simply navigating the real estate market in this idyllic area, it's important to be prepared for the seasonal changes that come with winter's end.

As the snow and ice begin to melt, it's crucial to address the potential issues that can arise on your property. The frozen ground can lead to pooling water and debris, which may cause flooding or damage if not properly managed. This is especially true for those who have livestock, horses, or crops that rely on a healthy and functional environment to thrive.

This time of year can present some quick melting, and surface water runs freely...

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