There were three reported UFO sightings over Walpole Island in 2016, and several other sightings across Chatham-Kent.
Details of over 1,000 reported sightings across Canada were outlined in the 2016 Canadian UFO Survey, which was released on March 29.
“Despite an apparent quiescence in media, UFO sightings are still being reported at a near record level,” stated officials with Ufology Research, the Manitoba based organization who has been conducting the annual survey since 1989.
“In 2016, 1,131 UFO reports were officially filed in Canada, the fifth year in a row above 1,000 cases.”
The first two sightings reported on Walpole Island occurred both on the same day and time, January 3, 2016 at 9 p.m.
The first witness described the sighting as: “bright light remaining in one area but moving up and down slightly.”
The second sighting was described as: “stationary white light seen over river.”
The third sighting on Walpole Island was reported on January 30, 2016 at 11:20 p.m.
The witness described the sighting as: “one red gigantic light hovering, before breaking off into three smaller white lights and flying off.”
Other sightings in the area, include:
– Rondeau Park, January 23, 2016: object remaining stationary, but “morphing” into different shapes, disc/triangle with three red lights and a red glow in its centre
– Sarnia, June 17, 2016 at 11:40 p.m.: Six red lights flying in pairs some minutes apart, travelling in the same
– Chatham-Kent, August 2, 2016 at 11:15 p.m.: Three lights in a triangular formation moving faster than airplanes
– Sarnia, August 27, 2016 at 11:15 p.m.: Bright light lighting up an entire section of road for three minutes, before disappearing as fast as it came
– Chatham, September 12, 2016 at 10:02 a.m.: White light above a chemtrail before disappearing.
– Chatham, December 1, 2016 at 10:20 a.m.: Bright object, like Sun, peeking from cloud, then actual sun emerged too
Since the annual Canadian UFO Survey was initiated in 1989, 18,038 Canadian UFO reports have been catalogued during the past 28 years.
For information, check out the full report, here.