Water System Overview
Shuswap Lake Estates has a robust system of pumps, treatment facilities and storage reservoirs, including sufficient storage to be used in the case of emergencies such as fire fighting. These systems are operated by trained and licensed personnel.
Sewer Treatment at Shuswap Lake Estates: Shuswap Lake Estates has a modern sub-surface aerated lagoon wastewater treatment facility. It consists of 3 lagoons all supplied with pressurized air; Lagoon 1 is a smaller pre-treatment lagoon designed to breakup the solids, and Lagoons 2 & 3 are larger lagoons which are further baffled for increased compartmentalization and efficiency and finally a fourth man made large storage pond.