The discharge of the St. Lawrence River by C. H. McLeod

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Statementby C.H. McLeod
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 38966, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 38966
ContributionsCanadian Society of Civil Engineers
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FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (10 fr.)
Number of Pages10
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Open LibraryOL24446226M
ISBN 100665389663

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All the rivers, lakes and other navigable fresh waters within Canada, and includes the St. Lawrence River as far seaward as a straight line drawn from Cap des Rosiers to West Point Anticosti Island, and from Anticosti Island to the north shore of the St. Lawrence River along the meridian of longitude sixty-three degrees west.

Additional Physical Format: Print version: McLeod, C.H. (Clement Henry), Discharge of the St. Lawrence River. [Place of publication not identified]: [publisher not identified], [?].

The St. Lawrence River, the outlet from Lake Ontario, flows miles in a northeasterly direction to the Gulf of St. Lawrence, with a fall of about feet. The major portion of this fall, some feet, occurs between Lake Ontario and Montreal Harbour, miles from the lake.

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Lawrence / Atlantic Ocean. Prior to Augustthese were gages of the Canadian Hydrographic Service and from August to Junewere gages of the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario.

Discharge in the reach of river at Cornwall, Ont., near Massena, NY is considered to be the same as discharge at Ogdensburg, NY when adjusted for storage in Lake St.

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This study examines the effects of freshwater discharge from the St. Lawrence River (SLR) on the three-dimensional circulation and hydrography in Canada's Atlantic waters using a regional shelf circulation model based on the Princeton Ocean Model.

The study region comprises the Gulf of St. Lawrence, the Scotian Shelf, and the Gulf of by: This document summarizes the current state of international, national and state rules in the Great Lakes-St.

Lawrence River region for regulation of ballast water discharge from commercial vessels in order to prevent the introduction and spread of aquatic invasive species.

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Beyond the Gulf of St. Lawrence lies the vast Atlantic Ocean. The length of the St. Lawrence River is km, the basin is 1, km2 (, sq mi) and the discharge for below the Saguenay River is an average of 16, m3/s (, cu ft/s). LAKE ST. FRANCIS INFO. "Discharge Measurement Procedures on the Great Lakes Connecting Channels and the International Section of the St.

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At a meeting Monday, the International Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River Board agreed to increase the flow rate over the Moses-Saunders Power Dam. Situation. The estuary of the St. Lawrence River is located downstream of the St. Lawrence River and upstream of the Gulf of St.

refers to the place where the fresh and salt waters mix between the river and the gulf. The St. Lawrence Estuary begins at Lake Saint-Pierre and ends at the widening of the shores, at the height of Pointe-des-Monts, Quebec, opposite Les Méchins, Etymology: Saint Lawrence of Rome.

Map of the St. Lawrence/Great Lakes Watershed. The Saint Lawrence River is a large river flowing approximately from southwest to northeast in the middle latitudes of North America, connecting the Great Lakes with the Atlantic Ocean. It is the primary drainage conveyor of the Great Lakes Basin.

Catalog # The Cruising Guide - St. Lawrence River & Quebec Waterways (2nd Edition) is an updated, English language edition of the popular "Guide du tourism Nautique" from the publishers of the L'Escale Nautique magazine.

This edition provides coverage on: Hull to Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue, the Ottawa River, from Cornwall to the Gulf of St. Lawrence on the. The discharge rate wouldn't happen all at once, but given the state of these waterways up until recently, the International Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River Board - part of the International Joint.

The St. Lawrence River Valley, which the Mohawks call Kaniatarowanenneh, or the "big waterway," has a rich history of aboriginal use and occupation dating back over 9, years. The first occupants that we know of were the hunters who roamed the shores of what was then the Champlain Sea.

As the climate continued to improve the waters of the. New York waters already established as no-discharge zones include lakes Erie, Ontario, Champlain and George, the New York State Canal System and the Hudson River.

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Over the last decade, government agencies, industry and independent groups have made considerable progress on ballast water management to prevent the introduction and spread of aquatic invasive species. Today, there is less risk of new invasive species being introduced in the Great Lakes and St.

Lawrence River region than ever before. Regulators at the International Lake Ontario-St. Lawrence River Board continue to gradually increase outflows at the Moses-Saunders Dam near Massena.

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From its 16th-century charting by Jacques Cartier to the present day, the mighty river has been a veritable lifeline for the Québecers who made their homes on its shores. Open and welcoming, ever. The water flows from streams and rivers that empty into the Great Lakes, from Lake Superior down through Niagara to Lake Ontario, then into the St.

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