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Report of survey of French River, Georgian Bay, Lake Huron

made for the Department of Railways and Canals in 1879
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s.n.] , Ottawa?
Canals -- Ontario., Canaux -- Ont
Statementby E.P. Bender.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 02320, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 02320
The Physical Object
Pagination1 microfiche (8 fr.).
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Open LibraryOL23341983M
ISBN 100665023200

Report of survey of French River, Georgian Bay, Lake Huron: made for the Department of Railways and Canals in by Bender, E. Chaudiere Falls to Cantin Island, French River. Cantin Island to Georgian Bay, Lake Huron. SESSIONAL PAPER No.

b A. INTERIM REPORT GEORGIAN BAY SHIP CANAL BRIEF DESCRIPTION AND DETAILED ESTIMATES OF COST FOR PROPOSED WATERWAY The estimates presented herefwitih are based upon a project for a waterway at least 22 feet in.

Water Committee Mandate & Priorities Mandate To Monitor issues affecting the short- and long-term health effects of the waters along the eastern and northern Georgian Bay and liaise with other organizations in finding solutions to threats to the water system.

Spatially discontinuous modern sedimentation in Georgian Bay, Huron Basin, Great Lakes Article (PDF Available) in Journal of Paleolimnology 37(3) February with Reads. The Straits of Mackinac (/ ˈ m æ k ɪ n ɔː / MAK-in-aw) are narrow waterways in the U.S.

state of Michigan between Michigan's Lower and Upper main strait flows under the Mackinac Bridge and connects two of the Great Lakes, Lake Michigan and Lake main strait is miles ( km) wide and has a maximum depth of Lake Huron book (90 m).

Basin countries: United States. Lake Whittlesey was a proglacial lake that was an ancestor of present-day Lake Erie. It formed ab years ago. As the Erie Lobe of the Wisconsin Glacier retreated at the end of the last ice age, it left melt-water in a previously-existing depression area that was the valley of an eastward-flowing river known as the Erigan River that probably emptied into the Atlantic.

Georgian Bay — Lake Huron book an arm of Lake Huron, but itself worthy to rank with the world's freshwater seas — to these present tragic times when the civilized world is struggling to protect its hard-won principles of freedom and decency from a savage enemy, and shipyards on both the American and Canadian sides of Lake Huron are turning out scores of.

The French River follows from Lake Nippissing to the Georgian Bay which then flows into Lake Huron, one of the Great Lakes. Years ago before the last ice age, the French River flowed north but with the weight of the ice it pushed the land down causing it to flow to the south.

On the NE shore of Georgian Bay, Lake Huron, an extensive pene- plain, cut across massive Report of survey of French River foliated gneisses and granulites of the ca. 1 Ga old Grenville Province (Easton, ), has been. Maps: Lake of the Woods, Rainy Lake, and connecting waters, in atlas, (42 items).

Lake of the Woods and vicinity, n.d. (19 items). Improvement of the St. Lawrence River, in atlas, (62 items). Rainy Lake and the upper boundary waters, (41 items).

See also Records of the International Lake of the Woods Control. The page Georgian Bay Ship Canal Estimate Plan was completed inand Robert Legget in his book The Ottawa Waterway states that it is "one of the finest engineering reports ever produced in the history of Canada; it can be read with pleasure and profit even today, for its thoroughness and readability are exemplary." It proposed a ft.

The white fish and salmon trout of the Georgian Bay are highly esteemed and the business carried on, in the taking of them and other fish, is extensive.

"There are more than 2, miles of nets in the Georgian Bay and Lake Huron," said an intelligent fisherman of the Minks. His estimate was not thought extravagant by his fellow craftsmen. Huron (including Georgian Bay and the North Channel) was initiated in (Mohr ).

The purpose of this report is to summarize the data collected by the Upper Great Lakes Management Unit – Lake Huron (UGLMU) in Thousand mile journeys were frequent. Brulé and Champlain reached the Hurons by the Ottawa River, passing miles north of Toronto, through Lake Nipissing and the French River to Georgian Bay, the great eastern bulb of Lake Huron (not on this map; see map of Ontario), and came to the Huron villages, a four to six weeks' trip.

Lake Huron, which includes Georgian Bay, is the third largest of the lakes by volume. Many Canadians and Americans own cottages on the shallow, sandy beaches of Huron and along the rocky shores of Georgian Bay. The Saginaw River basin is intensively farmed and contains the Flint and Saginaw-Bay City metropolitan areas.

Lake Ontario Looking east across Lake Ontario to Toronto Lake Ontario and the other Great Lakes Location North America G Author: Whyj. That portion of Upper Canada referred to in the Resolutions² of the Legislative Assembly of the 8th Novemberlying between the Ottawa river and the Georgian Bay on Lake Huron, and extending from the counties fronting on Lake Ontario to Lake Nipissing and the French River, comprising an area of about eleven and a half million of acres or.

A report of his explorations, printed at Paris incontains a map that crudely delineates most of the Great Lakes, the lower peninsula of Michigan, the Detroit River, and the falls ("Sault") on the strait between lakes Huron and Superior. This is the first map showing the Detroit River.

“Regime Change (Man-Made Intervention) and Ongoing Erosion in the St. Clair River and Impacts on Lake Michigan-Huron Lake Levels” Technical and Non Technical Summaries are available in PDF format: > For Immediate Release: Janu Contacts: Mary Muter, Georgian Baykeeper for GBA Foundation, John.

In he explored the Ottawa river as far as Allumette Island; instarting from Montreal, he reached the Georgian Bay by way of the Ottawa river, Lake Nipissing and French river, and then by way of Lakes Couchiching and Simcoe and the Trent river system of lakes and streams made his way to Lake Ontario, called by him Entouhoronon.

Eutrophication evident around the middle of zone 4 in core SB-1 may record this nutrient influx through Smith’s Bay to the outlet into Lake Couchiching and the Severn River, and ultimately into Georgian Bay/Lake Huron (see Fig.

5).Cited by: 1. The Lake Simcoe Purchase of was comprised of a substantial territory. The old Nottawasaga Bay route from Kempenfelt Bay to Lake Huron (now Georgian Bay) formed the southern boundary of the tract while the Severn River formed the northern.

This agreement was reached in but was not ratified until after the War of The Project Gutenberg EBook of The Country of the Neutrals, by James H. Coyne This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.

the Georgian Bay and the French and Ottawa River and by Detroit, Lake Erie and Niagara; the Lake Simcoe portage routes by the Trent River system, and the Holland.

Lake Ontario is one of the five Great Lakes of North is surrounded on the north, west, and southwest by the Canadian province of Ontario, and on the south and east by the American state of New York, whose water boundaries meet in the middle of the o, Canada's most populous province, was named for the populous cities, including Toronto.

Lake Ontario (French: Lac Ontario) is one of the five Great Lakes of North is surrounded on the north, west, and southwest by the Canadian province of Ontario, and on the south and east by the American state of New York, whose water boundaries meet in the middle of the o, Canada's most populous province, was named for the lake.

In the Wyandot Coordinates: 43°42′N 77°54′W / °N. The IHU of shoreline and river bed alteration at the Saint Clair River outlet from Lake Huron is contributing to lowering water level trends throughout Lake Huron, Georgian Bay.


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MARY. In a number of French Jesuits paddled a bark canoe from the St. Lawrence river up through the Ottawa river, thence crossing over to Lake Nipissing, thence down French river to Georgian Bay, and passing the islands of Lake lluron they reached the falls of Page 4 4 THE OLD NORTHWEST TERRITORY.

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Lake St. Clair is a freshwater lake that lies between the Canadian province of Ontario and the U.S. state of Michigan. It was named after Clare of Assisi, on whose feast day it was navigated and christened by French Catholic explorers in It is part of the Great Lakes system, and along with the St.

Clair River and Detroit River, Lake St. Clair connects Lake Huron with Lake. It is assumed they were also in the area of the Huron River at that time, though conclusive evidence of Native Americans on the Huron can be dated to around 5, years ago.

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MARK: But, in terms of mass migration to the area, I’ve heard mention of Algonquian peoples being forced south from Canada’s Georgian Bay by the Iroquois. Lake St.

Clair hydrologic transfer factors / (Ann Arbor, Mich.: U.S. Dept. of Commerce, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Environmental Research Laboratories, Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory, []), by Frank H. Quinn and Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory (page images at HathiTrust).

Canoeing The French River From Top To Bottom: Days 10 & 11 – From Georgian Bay To Hartley Bay Marina Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 23 – Rerethang To Upper Sephu Bhutan’s Snowman Trek: Day 22 – Tampoe Tsho To Rerethang Via Tempe La But shoreline and lake settlement was only a start: on the Smyth map, the northern half of the Upper Canada was still marked Great Tract of Wood Land, beyond which – unmarked, unacknowledged, and irrelevant to the map — is the venerable western route of the Montreal fur traders from the Ottawa River to Lake Nipissing and Georgian Bay.Toronto during the French regime Detroit Douville Dufaux Durantaye east English established Father French Frontenac Frontier of France fur trade Ganatsekwyagon Georgian Bay Governor Haldimand Holland River honour Humber Huron country Ibid Illinois Indians Iroquois Jesuits Johnson Joncaire Jonquiere Kaskaskia Lake Erie Lake Huron Lake.