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Results of the Monitoring of Radioactivity from Fukushima in Seawater along BCs West Coast

​The table below will be updated as new results/locations are made available. 

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Source: http://ourradioactiveocean.org/results.html (WHOI)
Table last updated: March 17, 2016                                  BDL =  below detection level

Sample Code Location
(in BC)
Latitude,
Longitude
Sampling Date (DMY) Cesium-137
(in Bq/m3)
Cesium-134
(in Bq/m3)
BF-1Bamfield48.83, -125.317-Nov-141.4 ± 0.1BDL
CS020Bamfield48.85, -125.1628-Feb-141.4 ± 0.1BDL
BB-1Bella Bella52.16, -128.118-Nov-141.2 ± 0.1BDL
BB-2Bella Bella52.16, -128.116-Jan-151.4 ± 0.1BDL
BB-3Bella Bella52.16, -128.14-Feb-150.7 ± 0.1BDL
CS069Bella Coola52.38, -126.7917-Jan-151.0 ± 0.2BDL
CS066Bowen Island49.34, -123.3510-Oct-140.8 ± 0.1BDL
CS090French Creek49.35, -124.3625-Aug-141.0 ± 0.1BDL
CS008Haida Gwai53.16,-132.6212-Apr-141.4 ± 0.1BDL
CS089Jericho Beach, Vancouver49.23, -123.2528-Sep-140.8 ± 0.1BDL
LK-1Lax Kwa'laams54.56, -130.421-Nov-141.3 ± 0.3 BDL
LK-2Lax Kwa'laams54.56, -130.49-Jan-151.3 ± 0.3 BDL
LK-3Lax Kwa'laams54.56, -130.45-Feb-151.0 ± 0.3 BDL
LK-5Lax Kwa'laams54.56, -130.47-Apr-151.4 ± 0.1BDL
MS-1Masset-Haida Gwai54.03, -132.18-Nov-141.2 ± 0.1 BDL
MS-2Masset-Haida Gwai54.03, -132.18-Nov-141.1 ± 0.1 BDL
MS-3Masset-Haida Gwai54.03, -132.111-Feb-151.4 ± 0.1 BDL
PH-1Port Hardy50.78, -127.522-Nov-141.5 ± 0.1 BDL
PH-2Port Hardy50.78, -127.510-Jan-151.1 ± 0.3 BDL
PH-3Port Hardy50.78, -127.51-Feb-151.2 ± 0.2 BDL
PR-1Port Renfrew48.55, -124.429-Nov-140.6 ± 0.1 BDL
PR-2Port Renfrew48.55, -124.4213-Dec-141.0 ± 0.1 BDL
PR-3Port Renfrew48.55, -124.429-Jan-150.8 ± 0.1 BDL
PR-4Port Renfrew48.55, -124.4213-Feb-140.8 ± 0.2 BDL
PW-1Powell River49.77, -124.412-Dec-140.6 ± 0.1 BDL
PW-2Powell River49.77, -124.416-Jan-150.7 ± 0.1 BDL
CS108Prince Rupert54.25, -130.3523-Aug-141.4 ± 0.1 BDL
PC-1Prince Rupert54.32, -130.327-Nov-141.2 ± 0.1 BDL
PC-2Prince Rupert54.32, -130.39-Jan-151.1 ± 0.1 BDL
PC-3Prince Rupert54.32, -130.329-Jan-151.0 ± 0.1 BDL
PC-5Prince Rupert54.32, -130.39-Apr-151.3 ± 0.1BDL
CS037Quadra Island50.2, -125.3524-Mar-141.1 ± 0.1 BDL
CS050Salt Spring Island48.88, -123.5715-Jun-14 1.2 ± 0.1BDL
SP-2Salt Spring Island48.88, -123.5712-Jan-150.6 ± 0.1 BDL
SS-1Sandspit-Haida Gwaii53.56, -131.928-Nov-141.1 ± 0.1 BDL
SS-2Sandspit-Haida Gwaii53.56, -131.928-Dec-140.9 ± 0.1 BDL
SS-3Sandspit-Haida Gwaii53.56, -131.94-Feb-151.3 ± 0.1 BDL
TF-1Tofino49.1, -125.921-Nov-141.1 ± 0.1 BDL
TF-2Tofino49.1, -125.98-Jan-141.2 ± 0.2 BDL
TF-3Tofino49.1, -125.97-Feb-141.4 ± 0.3 BDL
TF-5Tofino49.1, -125.930-Apr-15
1.9 ± 0.2BDL
CS076Ucluelet48.94, -125.547-May-152.6 ± 0.10.41 ± 0.07
CS109Ucluelet48.94, -125.549-Feb-155.8 ± 0.21.4 ± 0.1
CS092Vancouver49.29, -123.146-Jun-140.6 ± 0.1 BDL
VIC-1Victoria48.42, -123.513-Dec-141.1 ± 0.1 BDL
VIC-2Victoria48.42, -123.513-Dec-141.1 ± 0.3 BDL
VIC-3Victoria48.42, -123.517-Jan-140.7 ± 0.2 BDL
VIC-5Victoria48.42, -123.524-May-151.2 ± 0.1BDL
CS035Whytcliff Park49.28, -123.242-Jan-15In progressIn progress
VAN-1Whytcliff Park49.28, -123.224-Nov-140.7 ± 0.1 BDL
VAN-2Whytcliff Park49.28, -123.29-Feb-150.7 ± 0.2 BDL
WH-1Winter Harbour50.52,-128.05-Nov-140.4 ± 0.2 BDL
WH-2Winter Harbour50.52,-128.05-Jan-150.9 ± 0.2 BDL
WH-3Winter Harbour50.52,-128.02-Mar-150.9 ± 0.2 BDL
SOURCE: Results of the Monitoring of Radioactivity from Fukushima in Seawater along BCs West Coast ( )
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