Environment July 9, 2014 3:44 pm 5 photos from the Manitoba flood zone By Lara Schroeder ; A summer home is prepared for possible flooding at Delta Beach on the shores of Lake Manitoba at the outlet of the Portage Diversion. Walther Bernal / Global News X - A A + Listen WINNIPEG – As the crest of the Assiniboine River passed through south-central Manitoba Wednesday, cameras documented the scene.Here are some of the photos gathered by Global Winnipeg. Soldiers’ jackets are draped over a child’s toy in St. Francois Xavier, Man., where about 500 military personnel helped build sandbag dikes around homes.Submitted by Christina Prud'homme / Facebook Heavy equipment works alongside the Portage Diversion, as it takes Assiniboine River water north to Lake Manitoba.Vassy Kapelos / Global News Moe Prudhomme awaits the floodwater in St. Francois Xavier, Man.Submitted by Moe Prudhomme / Facebook Water is high at the entrance to the Portage Diversion west of Portage la Prairie, Man.Ashley Carter / Global News A summer home is prepared for possible flooding at Delta Beach on the shores of Lake Manitoba at the outlet of the Portage Diversion.Walther Bernal / Global News © 2014 Shaw Media Report an error Manitoba flood Manitoba flood 2014 Editor's Picks Canada Quebec's face coverings ban: What you need to know about the controversial law Politics Finance Minister Bill Morneau has been getting at least $65K a month from firm he regulates Lifestyle Seniors have sex – and the STI rates to prove it Money Sears customers claim they were duped into buying useless warranties Economy What if NAFTA ended? These would be Canada's hardest-hit provinces, industries Health Have an STI? What you're legally obligated to disclose Canada Bill Morneau still on the defensive over assets as government unveils tax cut Canada 'We expected cancer': Are industrial spills in Canada's 'Chemical Valley' making people sick?