Large natural streams of FRESH WATER formed by converging tributaries and which empty into a body of water (lake or ocean).
A species of ALPHAVIRUS associated with epidemic EXANTHEMA and polyarthritis in Australia.
Water containing no significant amounts of salts, such as water from RIVERS and LAKES.
The flow of water in enviromental bodies of water such as rivers, oceans, water supplies, aquariums, etc. It includes currents, tides, and waves.
Chemical compounds which pollute the water of rivers, streams, lakes, the sea, reservoirs, or other bodies of water.
Contamination of bodies of water (such as LAKES; RIVERS; SEAS; and GROUNDWATER.)
The monitoring of the level of toxins, chemical pollutants, microbial contaminants, or other harmful substances in the environment (soil, air, and water), workplace, or in the bodies of people and animals present in that environment.
A group of cold-blooded, aquatic vertebrates having gills, fins, a cartilaginous or bony endoskeleton, and elongated bodies covered with scales.
The presence of bacteria, viruses, and fungi in water. This term is not restricted to pathogenic organisms.
Divisions of the year according to some regularly recurrent phenomena usually astronomical or climatic. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
A rating of a body of water based on measurable physical, chemical, and biological characteristics.
A mass of organic or inorganic solid fragmented material, or the solid fragment itself, that comes from the weathering of rock and is carried by, suspended in, or dropped by air, water, or ice. It refers also to a mass that is accumulated by any other natural agent and that forms in layers on the earth's surface, such as sand, gravel, silt, mud, fill, or loess. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1689)
Sudden onset water phenomena with different speed of occurrence. These include flash floods, seasonal river floods, and coastal floods, associated with CYCLONIC STORMS; TIDALWAVES; and storm surges.
Number of individuals in a population relative to space.
A functional system which includes the organisms of a natural community together with their environment. (McGraw Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Adverse effect upon bodies of water (LAKES; RIVERS; seas; groundwater etc.) caused by CHEMICAL WATER POLLUTANTS.
Common name of the order Siluriformes. This order contains many families and over 2,000 species, including venomous species. Heteropneustes and Plotosus genera have dangerous stings and are aggressive. Most species are passive stingers.
The science dealing with the earth and its life, especially the description of land, sea, and air and the distribution of plant and animal life, including humanity and human industries with reference to the mutual relations of these elements. (From Webster, 3d ed)
A family of freshwater fish comprising the minnows or CARPS.
The variety of all native living organisms and their various forms and interrelationships.
Infections caused by infestation with worms of the class Trematoda.
Fish-eating carnivores of the family MUSTELIDAE, found on both hemispheres.
The pattern of any process, or the interrelationship of phenomena, which affects growth or change within a population.
Filarial infection of the eyes transmitted from person to person by bites of Onchocerca volvulus-infected black flies. The microfilariae of Onchocerca are thus deposited beneath the skin. They migrate through various tissues including the eye. Those persons infected have impaired vision and up to 20% are blind. The incidence of eye lesions has been reported to be as high as 30% in Central America and parts of Africa.
Diseases of freshwater, marine, hatchery or aquarium fish. This term includes diseases of both teleosts (true fish) and elasmobranchs (sharks, rays and skates).
Means or process of supplying water (as for a community) usually including reservoirs, tunnels, and pipelines and often the watershed from which the water is ultimately drawn. (Webster, 3d ed)
Refuse liquid or waste matter carried off by sewers.
Fish of the genera ONCORHYNCHUS and Salmo in the family SALMONIDAE. They are anadromous game fish, frequenting the coastal waters of both the North Atlantic and Pacific. They are known for their gameness as a sport fish and for the quality of their flesh as a table fish. (Webster, 3d ed).
Several species of the genus Simulium (family Simuliidae) that act as intermediate hosts (vectors) for the parasitic disease ONCHOCERCIASIS.
Mammals of the families Delphinidae (ocean dolphins), Iniidae, Lipotidae, Pontoporiidae, and Platanistidae (all river dolphins). Among the most well-known species are the BOTTLE-NOSED DOLPHIN and the KILLER WHALE (a dolphin). The common name dolphin is applied to small cetaceans having a beaklike snout and a slender, streamlined body, whereas PORPOISES are small cetaceans with a blunt snout and rather stocky body. (From Walker's Mammals of the World, 5th ed, pp978-9)
Places for cultivation and harvesting of fish, particularly in sea waters. (from McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Virus diseases caused by members of the ALPHAVIRUS genus of the family TOGAVIRIDAE.
The relationships of groups of organisms as reflected by their genetic makeup.
The protection, preservation, restoration, and rational use of all resources in the total environment.
Periodic movements of animals in response to seasonal changes or reproductive instinct. Hormonal changes are the trigger in at least some animals. Most migrations are made for reasons of climatic change, feeding, or breeding.
Free-floating minute organisms that are photosynthetic. The term is non-taxonomic and refers to a lifestyle (energy utilization and motility), rather than a particular type of organism. Most, but not all, are unicellular algae. Important groups include DIATOMS; DINOFLAGELLATES; CYANOBACTERIA; CHLOROPHYTA; HAPTOPHYTA; CRYPTOMONADS; and silicoflagellates.
Animals that have no spinal column.
Method of making images on a sensitized surface by exposure to light or other radiant energy.
Software used to locate data or information stored in machine-readable form locally or at a distance such as an INTERNET site.
Countries in the process of change with economic growth, that is, an increase in production, per capita consumption, and income. The process of economic growth involves better utilization of natural and human resources, which results in a change in the social, political, and economic structures.
The field which deals with illustrative clarification of biomedical concepts, as in the use of diagrams and drawings. The illustration may be produced by hand, photography, computer, or other electronic or mechanical methods.
Membranous appendage of fish and other aquatic organisms used for locomotion or balance.
A province of Canada lying between the provinces of Manitoba and Quebec. Its capital is Toronto. It takes its name from Lake Ontario which is said to represent the Iroquois oniatariio, beautiful lake. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p892 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p391)
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
Harm or hurt to the ankle or ankle joint usually inflicted by an external source.
A genus of gram-negative bacteria in the family ACIDAMINOCOCCACEAE, isolated from the INTESTINES of PIGS and humans.
Pulmonary or extrapulmonary infection caused by MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS or nontuberculous mycobacteria in a patient with silicosis.
Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
Facilities that convert NUCLEAR ENERGY into electrical energy.
The physical effects involving the presence of electric charges at rest and in motion.
Devices that control the supply of electric current for running electrical equipment.
Electric power supply devices which convert biological energy, such as chemical energy of metabolism or mechanical energy of periodic movements, into electrical energy.
Units that convert some other form of energy into electrical energy.
"Aquatic Invertebrates: Amphipods". The Nature of the Rideau River. Canadian Museum of Nature. May 18, 2007. Retrieved October 5 ... 1] "Aquatic Invertebrates: Amphipods". The Nature of the Rideau River. Canadian Museum of Nature. May 18, 2007. Retrieved ... Then we went to a river. There, too, was Hyalella azteca. Javidmehr A et al. (2015). 10- Day survival of Hyalella azteca as a ... It lives among vegetation in permanent bodies of freshwater, including lakes and rivers, extending into tidal fresh water, and ...
"2.9 CNOR Rideau River Bridge at Federal". The Railways of Ottawa - Findings of the Circle - Bridges. Colin Churcher's railway ... The Canadian Northern Ontario Railway Bridge is a railway plate girder bridge over the Rideau River from the Merivale area to ...
The city of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, for instance, blasts the Rideau River each spring to break up the ice. In 1994, for ... Fish and other river creatures are inevitably killed and the river bottom is scarred. Unexploded ordnance can also be a concern ... "Halt ice blasting on Rideau River, Ottawa urged." The Ottawa Citizen. Apr 5, 1995. pg. B.4. ... There is always a chance that the ice flows could collide creating an ice jam and blocking the river. The river, filled with ...
2002 Rideau Nodir Dharey (By the River Rideau). Dhaka, Bangladesh: Annanya Publications. 2009 The Garden of Errors. Dhaka, ... Jui Phuler Verandah and Rideau Nodir Dharey are Kamal's famed autobiographies that feature her life events in home and abroad. ...
Ottawa itself is at the confluence of three rivers. These are the Ottawa, Gatineau and Rideau rivers. The Ottawa River is 1,130 ... The Ottawa River was first navigated and settled by the Huron, Algonquin, Iroquois and Outaouais people. The Ottawa River bears ... The Ottawa River provided the means for entrepreneurs to start up their logging business. The River watershed had unlimited ... The Algonquin people called the Ottawa River "Kitchissippi", which means "Great River". The Algonquin word Kichesippirini means ...
It spans both shores of the Rideau River. The current municipality was incorporated on January 1, 1998, by amalgamating the ... One of the oldest settlements along the Rideau canal, a major feature in the village is the set of three locks on the Rideau ... The Rideau Canal locks at Merrickville with three locks have a total lift of 25 ft (7.6 m). On the south side of the locks ... Attracted to the site by waterpower, he constructed a dam across the river and then built grist, saw and carding mills. It was ...
"Rideau River just like home for Olympian Sue Holloway". Ottawa Citizen. Retrieved 2015-11-16. "Speakers' Spotlight - Adam van ... The Rideau Canoe Club is the current National Champion and CanMas (Canadian Masters) champion. Founded in 1902, The Rideau ... Canoe Club is one of the oldest canoe clubs, located on the Rideau Canal in Ottawa, Ontario. "Equipment and history". IOC. ...
The Rideau River flows northward to the Ottawa River. The creek is navigable, for smaller watercraft, from the Rideau River to ... It is in the Ottawa River drainage basin, is a right tributary of the Rideau River, and is under the auspices of the Rideau ... The creek was historically referred to by the name South Branch of the Rideau River, until its name was changed to Kemptville ... to the Rideau River with one portage. Barnes Creek (right) North Branch Kemptville Creek (left) Muldoons Creek Mud Creek (right ...
Stewart also operated a large farm along the Rideau River. In 1841, he ran against Stewart Derbishire, the candidate sponsored ... During the 1830s, he was part of the Ottawa River timber trade and was a founding member of the Ottawa Lumber Association. He ... He proposed a canal linking the Ottawa River to Georgian Bay and drafted the bill incorporating Bytown. He was a member of the ...
... the city began construction of a pedestrian and cyclist bridge across the Rideau River to connect the Rideau River Eastern ... It lies on the west bank of the Rideau River and marks the eastern edge of the Sandy Hill neighbourhood. The area of the park ... "New Rideau River crossing to connect Overbrook and Sandy Hill". City of Ottawa. July 24, 2014. Media related to Strathcona Park ... cyclist bridge over Rideau River opens ahead of schedule" Check ,url= value (help). CBC News. December 5, 2015. Retrieved ...
The Rideau River runs along the border with Oxford Township. It was established in 1791. In 1800, it became part of Carleton ... The township merged with North Gower Township in 1974 to become Rideau Township. Rideau, in turn, became part of the ...
Desrosiers drowned in 1951 while boating in the Rideau River. He was survived by his two daughters, Pauline and Lucette. Vanier ...
It overlooks Strathcona Park and beyond it the Rideau River. The building was constructed for future Supreme Court Chief ...
He opened a general store and operated a flour mill on Cummings Island in the Rideau River which became the nucleus of a new ... He married Agnes Borthwick (1840-1921). The Cummings Bridge across the Rideau River was named after him. Gravestone at the ...
... from the Kars/Rideau Valley Air Park on the opposite side of the Rideau River. Osgoode: 2016 Canadian Census "Courageous ... It is located just 2 km east of the Rideau River. Until amalgamation (combining or uniting) in 2001, it was located in Osgoode ... "CPL3 - Kars/Rideau Valley Air Park Airport , SkyVector". skyvector.com. Retrieved 2021-02-06. Osgoode Village Community ...
It crosses the Rideau River and enters the City of Ottawa. Aside from the first couple of kilometres north of the Rideau River ... This included a bypass around Kemptville and a new structure over the Rideau River. The new highway ended at Dilworth Road ( ... including a second crossing of the Rideau River, opened to traffic on June 26, 1998. This was followed two months later by the ... providing an interchange with River Road. At the southeast corner of the River Road interchange is the Veterans Commemorative ...
... is a bridge over the Rideau River in Ottawa. Bank Street passes over the river by way of this bridge. The ... Braddish Billings arrived from Brockville in 1812 and cut out a farm on the Rideau River at the present-day Billings Bridge. ... The first bridge was built by Billings across the Rideau River at Bank Street in 1831. Originally called Farmers Bridge, by ... Billings Bridge also referred to a village, located south of the river near the bridge, which became part of the city of Ottawa ...
The Rideau River is a navigable river and the height of the bridge respects water clearance requirements including those for ... one that symbolizes the river's historic importance and is symbolic of the history of the Rideau River, the aboriginal heritage ... "New pedestrian, cyclist crossing over Rideau River opens ahead of schedule". "Adàwe Crossing sees 20,000 trips in 10 days - ... The bridge provides access to the natural beauty of the surrounding parks, river, and community from the middle of the river. " ...
The Rideau Canal was to run between the Ottawa River Kingston. It was to provide a link between Upper and Lower Canada that ... had completed his survey of the proposed route and had got it approved by the Earl of Dalhousier's land beside the Ottawa river ... where it was sent as part of the military construction force to build the Rideau Canal. The Royal Warrant of 27 April 1825 ... 26 March 1827 a Royal Warrant was issued that ordered the augmentation of two companies of 81 men each for works on the Rideau ...
Somerset also used to extend east over the Rideau River towards St. Laurent Boulevard. However, that bridge was destroyed by ... "New pedestrian and cycling bridge over the Rideau River now open". GoBiking.ca. Michael McGoldrick. Retrieved 6 May 2019. CS1 ... "New pedestrian, cyclist bridge over Rideau River opens ahead of schedule". CBC News (Ottawa). Canadian Broadcasting Corporation ... It is divided into Somerset Street East and Somerset Street West by the Rideau Canal. Somerset Street East is a short road that ...
... of the Ottawa River at its northern end to that of the Rideau River to the south. However, the road was originally called ... South of the Rideau River the road was previously named "Prescott Road". Highway 31 was formed in 1927, and started at the ... Even further south, after the road passes over the Rideau Canal on the Bank Street Bridge, Bank Street is home to the Billings ... The City of Ottawa held public consultations for a major redevelopment of Bank Street between Wellington Street and the Rideau ...
It is separated from North Grenville and Osgoode by the Rideau River. Originally known as Township C, it was established in ... The township merged with Marlborough Township and Long Island in 1974 to become Rideau Township. Rideau, in turn, became part ...
... the train crosses the Rideau River by a bridge. North of Carleton, the train heads into a tunnel under the Rideau Canal. The ... Rideau River, Brewer Park The following routes serve Carleton station as of May 3, 2020: "Carleton , OC Transpo". Retrieved ...
The brothers built their own bridge, Hurdman's Bridge, across the Rideau River. The Hurdmans also established large farms in ...
... where several commuters from south Nepean use the bridge to cross the Rideau River. Prince of Wales Drive follows the Rideau ... The northern section is a low-speed street running along the west bank of the Rideau River, while southern portions of the road ... South of the intersection with Jockvale Road, the road diverts from the river and heads in a southwesterly direction toward ...
The George McIlraith Bridge over the Rideau River is named for him. George McIlraith - Parliament of Canada biography Johnson, ...
She lives on the Rideau River near Manotick with her two children. She is a graduate of Ryerson University and began her career ...
The hotel is above the Rideau Canal locks and overlooks the Ottawa River. The main dining room (now the Laurier Room) overlooks ... the Rideau Canal locks and the Ottawa River. The hotel is just metres away from some of the capital's most important landmarks ... the Rideau Canal locks and the Ottawa River. The hotel was operated by Canadian National Hotels until the chain was purchased ... In 1985, Zoe's Lounge opened in a new glassed-in area overlooking Rideau Street. By 1991, Peacock Alley, which was a broad ...
... and bound by the Rideau River to the west and River Road to the east, adjacent to the new Riverside South subdivision. It is a ... Gloucester Glen is a community on the Rideau River in eastern Ontario, Canada. It is located in the former City of Gloucester ...
The community straddles the river, so part is located in Rideau Township, now Rideau-Goulbourn Ward in Ottawa, and part in ... Burritts Rapids was the site of the first bridge across the Rideau River. A post office was opened in 1839. By 1866, Burritts ... Burritts Rapids is a small village located on the Rideau River in eastern Ontario. The hamlet was named after Stephen Burritt, ... Burritts Rapids was home to the Rideau Correctional and Treatment Centre from 1947 until its closure in 2004. It was ...
The following is a list of the governors and governors general of Canada. Though the present-day office of the Governor General of Canada is legislatively covered under the Constitution Act, 1867 and legally constituted by the Letters Patent, 1947, the institution is, along with the institution of the Crown it represents, the oldest continuous and uniquely Canadian institution in Canada, having existed in an unbroken line since the appointment of Samuel de Champlain in 1627.[1] ...
... these pleasure palaces took advantage of the richness of the rivers and lands of the Loire region and they show remarkable ...
A light rail O-Train crossing the Rideau River on the Trillium Line. ... Marys River, Lake Huron, the St. Clair River, Lake St. Clair, the Detroit River, Lake Erie, the Niagara River, Lake Ontario and ... Saint Lawrence River drainage system. These are the Rainy River, the Pigeon River, Lake Superior, the St. ... American troops in the War of 1812 invaded Upper Canada across the Niagara River and the Detroit River, but were defeated and ...
The French originally settled New France along the shores of the Atlantic Ocean and Saint Lawrence River during the early part ... Ottawa Jazz Festival inside Rideau Centre, 2008. The music of Canada has reflected the multi-cultural influences that have ...
... after which the writs for a general federal election are usually dropped by the governor general at Rideau Hall. Upon ...
The Rhône river, on the western border of Provence, is one of the major rivers of France, and has been a highway of commerce ... "Troika: Russia's westerly poetry in three orchestral song cycles", Rideau Rouge Records, ASIN: B005USB24A, 2011. ... In the 15th century the Conté of Provence was bounded by the Var river on the east, the Rhône river to the west, with the ... It is joined by the river Saône at Lyon. Along the Rhône Valley, it is joined on the right bank by Cévennes rivers Eyrieux, ...
Green Island (Rideau River). *Hog's Back Falls. *Ottawa Greenbelt. *Lansdowne Park (redevelopment) ... The proposed site was criticized for its distance from the downtown core, and a more prominent location on the Ottawa River was ...
1938 Yellow River flood, created by the Nationalist Government in central China during the early stage of the Second Sino- ... The Rideau Institute, Ceasefire.ca, Project Ploughshares, and Codepink. See List of anti-war organizations for more groups. ... During the Second Sino-Japanese War, dykes on the Yellow and the Yangtze Rivers were breached to halt the advance of Japanese ... During Operation Chastise in Germany during WW2 the Eder and Sorpe river dams were bombed flooding a large area and halting ...
"Rideau Hall. Archived from the original on 1 December 2007. Retrieved 15 January 2009.. ... Red River Rebellion, and North-West Rebellion. Consequently, the lineages of some Canadian army units stretch back to the early ...
Starting with an area closer to the Rideau River, Vanier is increasingly considered a target for gentrification.[citation ... The population on the western edge of Vanier closer to the Rideau River, especially the Kingsview Park neighbourhood, is among ... The neighbourhood is located on the east bank of the Rideau River, across from the neighbourhoods of Lowertown and Sandy Hill, ... Vanier is a neighbourhood in the Rideau-Vanier Ward of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada's east end. Historically francophone and working ...
List of rivers of Canada. *List of ships of the Canadian Navy ... Rideau Hall. *RightOnCanada.ca. *Roman Catholic Archdiocese of ...
Rideau Canal[edit]. The construction of the Rideau Canal was proposed shortly after the War of 1812, when there remained a ... Lawrence River bordering New York State, a route which would have left British supply ships vulnerable to attack or a blockade ... The Rideau Canal was recognized as the best preserved example of a slack water canal in North America demonstrating the use of ... Westward from Montreal, travel would proceed along the Ottawa River to Bytown (now Ottawa), then southwest via the canal to ...
... when he served as the President of the Rideau River Residence Association (RRRA).[7] Watson began his career working in ... The Ottawa River Action Plan (ORAP) is made up of 17 individual projects which aim to enhance the health of the Ottawa River ... "Ottawa River Action Plan". City of Ottawa. Retrieved 23 January 2018.. *^ "Ottawa Art Gallery (OAG) Expansion and Arts Court ... City of Ottawa have been working in conjunction to reduce the impact of sewage overflows and storm water on the Ottawa River. ...
er In May 2015, a statue of McCrae by Ruth Abernathy was erected on Green Island (Rideau River) in Ottawa, Ontario. McCrae is ...
Green Island (Rideau River). *Hog's Back Falls. *Ottawa Greenbelt. *Lansdowne Park (redevelopment) ... Others include Parliament Hill, the banks of the Rideau Canal, and in Gatineau, Jacques Cartier Park, Montcalm-Taché Park, and ... and along the Rideau Canal with 300,000 tulips planted there alone.[3] Millions of tulips set the stage for a celebration of ...
"Troika: Russia's westerly poetry in three orchestral song cycles" Archived 3 November 2017 at Wikiwix, Rideau Rouge Records, ...
The Rhône river, on the western border of Provence, is one of the major rivers of France, and has been a highway of commerce ... "Troika: Russia's westerly poetry in three orchestral song cycles", Rideau Rouge Records, ASIN: B005USB24A, 2011. ... In the 15th century, the Conté of Provence was bounded by the Var river on the east, the Rhône river to the west, with the ... across the Rhône river from Arles), and to the main river of Provence, the Rhodanos, today known as the Rhône.[14] ...
GAC is headquartered in the Lester B. Pearson Building at 125 Sussex Drive on the banks of the Rideau River in Ottawa, but ...
The longest single-span escalator in a Canadian Transit system is expected to be in the Rideau station of the Confederation ... St Anna Pedestrian Tunnel underneath the Scheldt river in Antwerp, Belgium. Opened 1933. ...
Morkill River, McGregor River, Salmon River, Nechako River, West Road (Blackwater) River, Chilcotin River, Bridge River, ... Bowron River, Willow River, Quesnel River, Thompson River, Coquihalla River, Chilliwack River. ... American Heritage Rivers. Category:American Heritage Rivers. Category:Canadian Heritage Rivers. Category:Rivers of Canada. ... Harrison River, Stave River, Pitt River, Coquitlam River. Cities. McBride, BC, Prince George, BC, Quesnel, BC, Hope, BC, ...
The Rideau Canal ends in Ottawa. Ottawa has many museums, many buildings for the government of Canada and many parks. There is ... It is south of the Ottawa River. In 2004, there were about 808,391 people in the city. The region has about 1,146,790 people. ...
All of these rivers flow into the Namakan River west of the park, which then flows into the Rainy River, Winnipeg River, Nelson ... The southern part of the park is drained by the Basswood River, the central and eastern parts of the park by the Maligne River ... and the northern part of the park by the Quetico River. ... Rideau Canal. *Rideau Hall. *more.... Other areas. *Ontario ...
"Rideau Hall. Retrieved 4 September 2008.. *^ Hicks, Bruce. A 'Call to Arms' for the Canadian Parliament" (Canadian ... "Rideau Hall. Retrieved 21 November 2008.. *^ a b "Ceremonial and Canadian Symbols Promotion - You were asking". Canadian ... "Features , 2008 , Modern Canadian Victoria Cross unveiled at Rideau Hall". Queen's Printer for Canada. Archived from the ...
Rideau Canal (2007). Idrett[rediger , rediger kilde]. Canadas offisielle nasjonalidretter er ishockey om vinteren og lacrosse ... Mackenzie River, landets lengste elv. Utdypende artikkel: Canadas geografi. Se også: Liste over elver i Canada ...
... or 44 kilometres east of the community of Milk River, and straddles the Milk River itself. It is one of the largest areas of ... There is evidence that the Milk River Valley was inhabited by native people as long ago as 9000 years. Native tribes such as ... The park is located in the Milk River Valley. To the south are the volcanic Sweetgrass Hills ...
The Rideau Canal, also for pleasure boats, connects Lake Ontario at Kingston to the Ottawa River in downtown Ottawa, Ontario. ... Don River, Humber River, Trent River, Cataraqui River, Genesee River, Oswego River, Black River, Little Salmon River, and the ... During that time the lake drained through present-day Syracuse, New York into the Mohawk River, thence to the Hudson River and ... Major rivers draining into Lake Ontario include the Niagara River, ...
that Sheenboro, Quebec, started as a trading post on the Ottawa River and has retained its character as a "Little Corner of ... At Rideau Hall, Governor General the Viscount Alexander of Tunis (centre) receives the bill finalizing the union of ...
Use in river navigationEdit. Locks on the Rideau Canal, Entrance Valley, near Parliament Hill, Ottawa, Canada ... In more advanced river navigations, more locks are required. *Where a longer cut bypasses a circuitous stretch of river, the ... A river improved by these means is often called a Waterway or River Navigation (see example Calder and Hebble Navigation). ... A flood lock is to prevent a river from flooding a connected waterway. It is typically installed where a canal leaves a river. ...
... the rehabilitation of rail bridges over the Rideau River and of the Dow's Lake rail tunnel, the upgrading of the signalling ... Extending the Trillium Line across the Ottawa River into Gatineau across the Prince of Wales Bridge had been proposed as early ... Steele, Alistair (February 2, 2015). "Ad to convert rail bridge over Ottawa River posted early, city says". CBC. Archived from ... despite the line never having actually operated across the river. The city even considered converting the rail bridge into a ...
Work to extend the road across the Rideau River by combining a road bridge to connect to another growing community, Riverside ...
The Rideau River (French: Rivière Rideau; Ojibwe: Pasapkedjinawong) is a river in Eastern Ontario, Canada. The river flows ... Ottawas Green spaces along the Rideau River List of Ontario rivers Royal Swans, that occupy a stretch of the river Lawrence, ... was formed by joining the Rideau River with the Cataraqui River. The river diverges from the Canal at Hogs Back Falls in ... "Why Ottawa needs to blow up the Rideau River every year". The Globe and Mail. Retrieved 1 March 2011. "Rideau River , The ...
Media in category "Rideau River". The following 41 files are in this category, out of 41 total. ... John Burrows survey sketch (looking south) of Coxs, Nicholsons and Clowes rapids on the Rideau River in 1827.jpg 193 × 400 ... An old barn along the Rideau River - panoramio.jpg 3,264 × 2,448; 3.61 MB. ... Retrieved from "https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?title=Category:Rideau_River&oldid=244917464" ...
The Rideau River Residence Association (RRRA) is the student organization that represents undergraduate students living in ... CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link) Rideau River Residence Association Carleton University Students Association Carleton ...
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3.2 Rideau River Access and Views. The Rideau River runs through Manotick and is part of the Rideau Canal UNESCO World Heritage ... For plans of subdivision adjacent to the Rideau River, the proponent will provide public access along the Rideau River through ... Where possible, the City will provide public access to the Rideau River through its right-of-ways abutting the River and will ... The City will strive to protect views to the Rideau River as part of the Citys development review process and in consultation ...
csp3508128 - An old, abandoned Lockmaster\s house sits neglected in the country side along the historic Rideau River. ... An old, abandoned Lockmaster\s house sits neglected in the country side along the historic Rideau River.. Save Comp ...
A historical marker located in Manotick in Rideau-Goulbourn Ward, City of Ottawa, Ontario.) ... Since the Rideau Canal opened in 1832, water management has been essential to its successful operation. ( ... Looking SE along the Rideau River. un d fi perp tuel. Des personnes du monde entier doivent relever le d fi de valoriser et de ... Sketch of the Rideau Canal by Colonel By / Croquis du canal Rideau par Colonel By. Erected by Watsons Mill Manotick, Inc., ...
In the eastern extreme of the province, Ottawa is situated on the south bank of the Ottawa River across from Gatineau,... ... and Rideau rivers. The Ottawa River (some 790 miles [1,270 km] long), the principal tributary of the St. Lawrence River, was a ... and Rideau rivers meet. Ottawa is located in the province of Ontario in eastern Canada. Across the Ottawa River is the province ... The rivers Chaudière Falls, just west of the Rideau Canal, while initially a navigational hazard for the fur trade and later ...
A light rail O-Train crossing the Rideau River on the Trillium Line. ... Marys River, Lake Huron, the St. Clair River, Lake St. Clair, the Detroit River, Lake Erie, the Niagara River, Lake Ontario and ... Saint Lawrence River drainage system. These are the Rainy River, the Pigeon River, Lake Superior, the St. ... American troops in the War of 1812 invaded Upper Canada across the Niagara River and the Detroit River, but were defeated and ...
Kajouji jumped into Ottawas Rideau River in early March 2008. It was later revealed that she had been in conversation in an ...
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  • The Rideau Canal, which allows travel from Ottawa to the city of Kingston, Ontario on Lake Ontario, was formed by joining the Rideau River with the Cataraqui River. (wikipedia.org)
  • The river diverges from the Canal at Hog's Back Falls in Ottawa. (wikipedia.org)
  • D epuis l'ouverture du canal Rideau en 1832, la gestion de l'eau est un l ment essential de son bon fonctionnement. (hmdb.org)
  • Les pratiques de gestion de l'eau utilis es depuis la mise en fonction du canal il y a plus d'un si cle et demi ont t influenc es par l'exploitation foresti re, le peuplement de la r gion, le transport commercial, l'industrie, l'agriculture, les loisirs, la production d'hydro lectricit , le tourisme et l'urbanisation. (hmdb.org)
  • Le canal Rideau, d sign site du patrimoine mondial par l'UNESCO, n'est pas le seul endroit o la protection et la gestion de l'eau posent un d fi perp tuel. (hmdb.org)
  • S ince the Rideau Canal opened in 1832, water management has been essential to its successful operation. (hmdb.org)
  • the perpetual challenge of water management and protection extends beyond the Rideau Canal. (hmdb.org)
  • The river's Chaudière Falls, just west of the Rideau Canal , while initially a navigational hazard for the fur trade and later for the transport of logging rafts, ultimately proved to be an asset in the production of hydroelectric power for the city and a boon to the growth of industry. (britannica.com)
  • Rideau Canal and Parliament Buildings, Ottawa. (britannica.com)
  • The British proposed turning the Rideau River into a canal to serve as an alternate shipping and transportation route, diverting traffic up the Ottawa River to Chaudière Falls and back down to Kingston. (britannica.com)
  • The Rideau Canal was never used as a military route, but its importance in the transportation of timbers, goods, and people was the main factor in the city's early growth, especially during the period of high U.S. demand for forest products that lasted through the 1800s. (britannica.com)
  • Situated adjacent to the Rideau River, the site has waterfront access and views and is near to the Rideau Canal. (ottawacitizen.com)
  • To solve this problem, the British Royal Engineers, under Colonel John By, constructed the Rideau Canal system, which links Kingston and Ottawa, using the Rideau and Cataraqui Rivers. (mysteriesofcanada.com)
  • One of the worst malaria areas on the Rideau Canal was Jones Falls, known today for its beauty. (mysteriesofcanada.com)
  • Today all that reminds us are the locks and dams, and graveyards, of the Rideau Canal. (mysteriesofcanada.com)
  • The tropical strain would have been brought to Canada by British soldiers, particularly Royal Engineers who had built railways and dams in India, and were brought to Canada to build the Rideau Canal, and the other developed here. (mysteriesofcanada.com)
  • In the 1800s, Malaria was rampant, especially around the Rideau Canal. (mysteriesofcanada.com)
  • Exceptional Lifestyle Amenities - You'll enjoy a small town/rural lifestyle with easy access to parks, trails, the Rideau Canal waterway, historic downtown, dining, shopping, and a variety of modern recreational opportunities. (issuu.com)
  • Contemporary hotel located in the heart of the city, short stroll from Ottawa River and Rideau Canal - Close to Museum of Nature. (travelweekly.com)
  • Downtown Ottawa is surrounded by two rivers and split by one great big canal. (atlasobscura.com)
  • The Rideau River flows into the Ottawa at Green Island, and about a mile south are the first eight locks of North America's oldest continuously operating canal. (atlasobscura.com)
  • The Rideau Canal was completed as a military waterway in 1832, but the name "Hogs Back" dates back long before there was ever even a canal. (atlasobscura.com)
  • Here, where the river and canal part ways, there had been some shallow rapids flowing over ridged rocks. (atlasobscura.com)
  • The rocks were flooded over by the construction of the canal system (which also includes a dam at the river-canal split to help control the water flow), but the original name stuck. (atlasobscura.com)
  • It was just after the Rideau Canal had been completed, and the community of a few thousand people had suffered many deaths in that year's global cholera pandemic. (ottawacitizen.com)
  • In the early 1820's Colonel By of the British Royal Engineers was hired to build a canal from Lake Ontario to the Ottawa river for the purpose of providing a safe passage for British troops. (bytown.net)
  • Despite the arrival of new immigrants and businesses to Lowertown, Bytown's economy was still dominated by Uppertown, that is, until the Rideau canal was finished. (bytown.net)
  • KINGSTON is an historic small city situated at the confluence of the Great Lakes, the Rideau Canal (a World Heritage Site), and the St Lawrence River. (queensu.ca)
  • A cruising guide to the Hudson River and portions of the NYS Canal system, listing sights, restaurants, anchoring areas, fuel stops. (scribd.com)
  • The river is part of the NYS Canal System extending up the Hudson from New York City to Troy just above Albany. (scribd.com)
  • There the canal system bifurcates, becoming a series of controlled water level rivers and man made cuts, one branch heading west to Buffalo with side spurs to the Finger Lakes and Lake Ontario, the other north through Lake Champlain, to the St. Lawrence River. (scribd.com)
  • Make sure to check out what will be Winnipeg's claim to fame, 'the world's longest skating rink' - I think Ottawa still holds the title but they're doing some pretty cool shit on the red river and should overtake the Rideau Canal soon. (tribemagazine.com)
  • Located at the western extremity of the Island of Montreal, the Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Canal is the gateway to navigation toward the Ottawa River. (gc.ca)
  • Long before the canal was built, the Ottawa River was first used by Indigenous Peoples for their intertribal trade, and then served as a fur trade route. (gc.ca)
  • The first stop on an Ottawa tour should be the Rideau Canal. (wn.com)
  • The Rideau Canal finally opened (partly) on January 23rd. (blogspot.com)
  • Then proceed along the route of the Rideau Canal to Ottawa, Canada's beautiful capital city. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • The legendary builder of the Rideau Canal, Colonel By himself laid out the street plan of the Market, designating George Street and York Street to be extra wide to accommodate the creation of a public market and gathering place. (byward-market.com)
  • This Celtic cross stands in memory of the workers who died from malaria and occupational accidents between 1826 and 1832 during the building of the Rideau Canal. (whsc.on.ca)
  • This celtic cross carved out of grey granite stands in memory of more than 1000 labourers who died from malaria and occupational accidents between 1826 and 1832 during the building of the Rideau Canal. (whsc.on.ca)
  • Kingston is also the entry point to the Rideau Canal, the longest continuously operated canal in North America, which links the lakes and rivers between Kingston and Ottawa with a series of locks that are operated by hand much as they were when the Canal first opened in 1832. (queensu.ca)
  • The Rideau Canal is a National Historic Site, and became a designated World Heritage Site in 2007. (queensu.ca)
  • Parks Canada staff manage water levels for recreational purposes along the Rideau Canal/Waterway that flows by the catchment, ensuring 1.5 metres of draft during the navigation season. (rvca.ca)
  • In this managed system, water levels on the Rideau Canal are manipulated by operation of numerous dams. (rvca.ca)
  • After the War of 1812, a waterway, designed by John By, was built through Rideau River connecting Kingston to Montreal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rideau Waterway. (wikipedia.org)
  • Efforts to provide for navigation on the Tay River between Perth and the Lower Rideau Lake culminated in 1831 in the incorporation of the Tay Navigation Company, behind which Morris was the leading spirit and chief stockholder. (biographi.ca)
  • It extends from the outlet of Lower Rideau Lake at Poonamalie (where there is one dam and one lock) to Burritts Rapids (where there is also a dam and lock), at which point it enters the Lower Rideau on its way to Rideau Falls. (rvca.ca)
  • But, in the 1800s, particularly along the Rideau and Cataraqui Rivers, malaria was rampant. (mysteriesofcanada.com)
  • During the 1800s, malaria was rampant in the region of Canada where the Rideau and Cataraqui Rivers are located. (bbpest.com)
  • The Rideau and Cataraqui Rivers run through Ontario near Kingston and Ottawa in southern Ontario. (bbpest.com)
  • Ojibwe: Pasapkedjinawong) is a river in Eastern Ontario, Canada. (wikipedia.org)
  • The river flows north from Upper Rideau Lake and empties into the Ottawa River at the Rideau Falls in Ottawa, Ontario. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ottawa's Green spaces along the Rideau River List of Ontario rivers Royal Swans, that occupy a stretch of the river Lawrence, Bonita (2012). (wikipedia.org)
  • 45° 13.637′ N, 75° 40.921′ W. Marker is in Manotick, Ontario, in Rideau-Goulbourn Ward, City of Ottawa. (hmdb.org)
  • Permanent settlement on the south bank of the river did not occur until the following decade, when, during the War of 1812 between Britain and the United States , it became apparent that the St. Lawrence River between Montreal and Kingston , Ontario, was vulnerable to attack as both a military and an economic target. (britannica.com)
  • Vanier is a neighbourhood in the Rideau-Vanier Ward of Ottawa , Ontario , Canada's east end. (wikipedia.org)
  • the Rideau flows North from the Rideau Lakes to the Ottawa River, the Cataraqui flows south into Lake Ontario, near Kingston. (mysteriesofcanada.com)
  • At that time, most settlement in Upper Canada (now Ontario) was along the shores of the St. Lawrence River, and the Great Lakes, and, with few roads, transport was mostly by boat. (mysteriesofcanada.com)
  • The fort was built during the War of 1812, to protect the Kingston Royal Naval Dockyard in case of an American attack and to monitor maritime traffic on the St. Lawrence River and Lake Ontario. (bestwestern.com)
  • It sits strategically on the Ottawa River, astride the border of Ontario and Quebec Provinces. (amazonaws.com)
  • Over 125 miles long, it connects the Ottawa River to Lake Ontario, and needs 49 locks to do it. (atlasobscura.com)
  • The pipeline passes outside of Thunder Bay and crosses the nearby Nipigon River which flows into Lake Superior. (canadians.org)
  • The Rideau River flows through the heart of the Middle Rideau and is a focal point for residents and visitors to the area. (rvca.ca)
  • To reduce the impact of the higher flows in the spring, the amount of snow water equivalent, forecast rain, ice cover, flows and levels are assessed and the dams in the Middle Rideau reach are operated accordingly to quickly pass as much water as possible. (rvca.ca)
  • In the eastern extreme of the province, Ottawa is situated on the south bank of the Ottawa River across from Gatineau , Quebec , at the confluence of the Ottawa (Outaouais), Gatineau , and Rideau rivers. (britannica.com)
  • Merging at this point were three large rivers: the Ottawa, the Rideau and the Gatineau. (bytown.net)
  • Improve connectivity that provides ways for residents and visitors to easily travel throughout the Village to the core, schools, parks, natural areas, Rideau River, and neighbourhoods. (ottawa.ca)
  • [ citation needed ] The neighbourhood is located on the east bank of the Rideau River , across from the neighbourhoods of Lowertown and Sandy Hill , and just south of Rockcliffe Park , New Edinburgh , Lindenlea , and Manor Park . (wikipedia.org)
  • Local points of interest include Rideau River Provincial Park, Blockhouse Museum, and Osgoode Village Community Centre. (expedia.com)
  • The first one was just to a provincial park called Rideau River, that's only about an hour away from my house. (blogspot.com)
  • The light bounces off the Rideau River and into our home near Merrickville. (bruyere.org)
  • Smiths Falls, Merrickville and Burritts Rapids are the main urban settlements in the Middle Rideau subwatershed. (rvca.ca)
  • As explained in a writing by Samuel de Champlain in 1613, the river was given the name "Rideau" (curtain) because of the appearance of the Rideau Falls. (wikipedia.org)
  • Champlain also inspired the naming of Rideau Hall, the Rideau Centre and the former Rideau Township. (openparliament.ca)
  • In 2013 the National Council on Public History will meet at the Delta Ottawa City Centre, in the heart of downtown Ottawa, Canada, with Canada's Parliament buildings, historic ByWard market, national museums and historic sites, river trails, the UNESCO World Heritage Site of the Rideau Canal, and numerous cafes and restaurants within easy walking distance. (activehistory.ca)
  • Starting with an area closer to the Rideau River, Vanier is increasingly considered a target for gentrification . (wikipedia.org)
  • The population on the western edge of Vanier closer to the Rideau River , especially the Kingsview Park neighbourhood, is among the more affluent. (wikipedia.org)
  • We will go on walks along the Rideau river, through my quiet Vanier neighbourhood, and along the Ottawa East river pathway! (rover.com)
  • YES - Rideau-Vanier is undergoing an increase in density at a rapid pace, therefore cycling and pedestrian infrastructure has to be implemented at a corresponding pace to ensure effective mobility and resident safety. (ecologyottawa.ca)
  • Rideau-Vanier ward is a tourist/entertainment/shopping destination and is centrally located, therefore cars are reality that must be dealt with. (ecologyottawa.ca)
  • It is Champlain who gave us the name for the Rideau Falls and the river of the same name and, indirectly, for Rideau Street and the city wards of Rideau, Rideau-Vanier and Rideau-Rockcliffe. (openparliament.ca)
  • Sitting on the lower of two plateaus just south of the mighty Ottawa river and east of the Rideau River, the cedar swamp which was to be Lowertown was shadowed by Uppertown's mighty forests. (bytown.net)
  • The completion of this great building project, and the routing of the Bywash along York Street to the Rideau river gave Lowertown an economic advantage in that "the volume of water in the Bywash was sufficient to allow the passage of delivery barges right through Lowertown"(Mika-150). (bytown.net)
  • Today, Ottawa is considered to be Canada's "best place to live" according to MoneySense magazine which bestowed that title on the Rideau River city last year for the third year in a row. (homesandcottages.com)
  • Madill and others assess Mussel biodiversity and numbers in local lakes and rivers as part of their work. (mvfn.ca)
  • Although this area mostly does not support agriculture, it is rich in minerals and in part covered by the Central and Midwestern Canadian Shield forests , studded with lakes and rivers. (wikipedia.org)
  • Morris Bishop wrote in his book Champlain: The Life of Fortitude that on this day in 1613, "he admired the superb fall of the Rideau throwing its waters forward, clear of the cliff, to make a curtain (Rideau). (openparliament.ca)
  • After sampling the fare at ByWard Market, cross the river to visit the Canadian Museum of History in Quebec. (wn.com)
  • For over 65 years Irving Rivers has "cornered the market" (the ByWard Market in downtown Ottawa, Canada). (byward-market.com)
  • A visit to downtown Ottawa, either by the locals or by a tourist just visiting for the day, is not complete without a stop at Irving Rivers (24 ByWard Market), where you will not only find it a wonderful change from every other store, but you'll be served by very friendly, helpful staff too. (byward-market.com)
  • In early spring, to reduce flooding on the lower section of the river, workers from the city of Ottawa use ice blasting to clear the ice which covers the river from Billings Bridge to Rideau Falls by cutting "keys" through the ice and using explosives to break off large sheets of ice. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sewergate culminated in October 2008 when the city was fined $562,000 for failing to report the spill of 764 million litres of untreated sewage into the Ottawa River. (ottawasun.com)
  • The proposed $12 billion project would run from Alberta to New-Brunswick, sending 130 million litres of oil a day through the city of Ottawa, crossing the Rideau River. (ecologyottawa.ca)
  • The relatively short Hudson River, reaching from tiny 'Tear of the Clouds' lake in the Adirondacks to New York City has a disproportionate importance in US history. (scribd.com)
  • From Old Montreal to the turrets of the Château Frontenac in Old Quebec City, the epic Niagara Falls, and glittering island-studded St. Lawrence River. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Travel along the picturesque Ottawa River Valley to arrive in historic Quebec City, the heart of French Canada and a UNESCO World Heritage Site. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Thomas McKay immediately set up a settlement east of the Rideau, called New Edinburgh, and brought over his workers and their families to live there. (bytown.net)
  • Cabbagetown, a district in east-central Toronto, the general boundaries of which are the Don River on the east, Parliament St on the west, Gerrard St on the north, and Queen St on the south. (thecanadianencyclopedia.ca)
  • Until 1963, when the city's first sewage treatment plant opened, every litre of waste flushed into Ottawa's sewer system ended up in the river. (ottawasun.com)
  • The $232-million CSST is designed to prevent the oldest parts of the city's sewer system from overflowing into the river during heavy downpours. (ottawasun.com)
  • When the rain subsides, gates in the tunnel can be opened to send that diluted sewage to the city's main treatment plant before being discharged to the river. (ottawasun.com)
  • If there were even a single spill, it could devastate aquifers, poison our city's water supplies, shut down the Rideau River all the way downtown, even affect the health of our city's residents. (ecologyottawa.ca)
  • Anything shipped from Ottawa to Kingston or westward had to travel down the Ottawa River to Montreal, then up the St. Lawrence River to Kingston, in full view of the Americans. (mysteriesofcanada.com)
  • Brossard is located on the South Shore of the St. Lawrence River , a short distance from the Champlain Bridge that links it to Montreal . (thecanadianencyclopedia.ca)
  • The t-shaped sewage tunnel, which passes twice beneath the LRT, is really two tunnels: one that runs four kilometres from LeBreton Flats to Stanley Park through downtown Ottawa, and another that runs along Kent Street, from Chamberlain Avenue to the Ottawa River. (ottawasun.com)
  • In the Middle Rideau subwatershed, Parks Canada staff operate 9 dam and lock complexes with 13 locks for a fall of 36.2 metres over 35.6 kilometres. (rvca.ca)
  • Maintain Manotick's natural areas and open spaces while enhancing access to the Rideau River. (ottawa.ca)
  • The fertility of the lands along the banks of Rideau river attracted loyalist settlers looking for good farmlands, which led to growth of settlements in the surrounding regions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The earliest inhabitants of the Ottawa region were members of the Algonquin First Nation (Native Americans), who established settlements in the Ottawa River valley. (britannica.com)
  • It was at tiny Brantwood Park, along the steady moving water of the Rideau River, not all that far upstream from where it takes a 50 foot tumble into the broader Ottawa River. (vintagewings.ca)
  • The combined sewage storage tunnel, the CSST, is designed to hold for treatment sewage-contaminated storm water that would otherwise be discharged into the Ottawa River. (ottawasun.com)
  • Imagine autumn in the Gatineau's without trees, or the Rideau River without water. (oceannetworks.ca)
  • Here in the Ottawa Valley we are well supplied with five major rivers and many smaller streams, and so should have abundant clean water and excellent aquatic life. (mvfn.ca)
  • At a perfect location on the southern banks of the Ottawa River, this former military base is now the home of the Parliament of Canada. (bestwestern.com)
  • Rideau Arcotts, a medium sized sheep, were developed at Agriculture Canada-Ottawa Research Station as a ewe breed. (cergin-livestock-company.com)
  • from the west at Lake of the Woods , eastward along the major rivers and lakes of the Great Lakes / Saint Lawrence River drainage system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Above Peekskill, the gateway to the Hudson Highlands, the river narrows to conventional size but is tidal all the way to Albany. (scribd.com)
  • Head to the far west of the province at Rushing River or Sioux Narrows and prairie species such as black-billed magpies, sandhill cranes or brewers blackbirds start to make their presence known. (ontarioparks.com)
  • Greystone Village sits on 26 acres of land formerly owned by the Oblates between Main Street and the Rideau River. (ottawacitizen.com)
  • From Parliament Hill, we walked along busy Rideau Street, passing another eye catcher in stone. (amazonaws.com)
  • We walked along the busy River front street of Rue Commune, watching the horse drawn buggies and bicycles compete with congested people and auto traffic. (amazonaws.com)
  • Across the street from the Rideau river & the bicycle path. (usedottawa.com)
  • The monument is located at the south end of Doug Fluhrer Park along the Cataraqui River (just off the unpaved Wellington St. extension with Bay Street at one end and Cataraqui Street on the other). (whsc.on.ca)
  • An old, abandoned Lockmaster\'s house sits neglected in the country side along the historic Rideau River. (canstockphoto.com)
  • While not specifically a cruising guide, it covers geographic and historic facts about the river on a mile by mile basis. (scribd.com)
  • Also see the stone houses crowding the narrow streets of Lower Town and ancient Place Royal by the St Lawrence River, and the historic Plains of Abraham where General Wolfe stormed the slopes. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • People will be able to easily access a network of sidewalks, bicycle routes and multi-use pathways to reach the village's amenities, natural areas, parks and the Rideau River. (ottawa.ca)
  • In addition to protecting the Ottawa River, the north-south tunnel will reduce the risk of flooding in low-lying areas of Centretown and the Glebe by giving stormwater a place to collect - rather than back up into basements. (ottawasun.com)
  • All of Rosedale Creek Catchment and the rest of the Middle Rideau Subwatershed primarily resides within the Smith Falls Limestone Plain, which in this area, happens to consist of older Paleozoic quartz sandstone and dolostone of the March Formation. (rvca.ca)
  • In 1763 France ceded all of New France east of the Mississippi River to Great Britain under the Treaty of Paris . (britannica.com)
  • The District of Maple Ridge is located 40 km east of VANCOUVER, bounded by the FRASER RIVER on the south and on the north by the Golden Ears Mountain. (thecanadianencyclopedia.ca)
  • The Municipality of Chatham-Kent is located on the Thames River, 80 km east of Windsor. (thecanadianencyclopedia.ca)
  • This large municipality is bounded by lakes St. Clair and Erie (to its west and east), with the lower Thames River running down its length. (thecanadianencyclopedia.ca)
  • Cergin Livestock Company is located 4 miles east of Marsing, Idaho, overlooking the Snake River. (cergin-livestock-company.com)
  • The regulatory authority charged with protecting the Rideau River and its tributaries is the Rideau Valley Conservation Authority. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Napoleonic Wars (1792-1815) increased Britain's need for shipbuilding timber, and the Ottawa River valley offered just such resources. (britannica.com)
  • One of the first things he did upon arriving in the Ottawa valley was to purchase a great piece of land on the south bank of the Ottawa river opposite Wrightsville. (bytown.net)
  • I have included an edited collection of the listings in Appendix 1, "Dining Along the Hudson," Appendix 2, "Fuel Guide to the Hudson" and Appendix 3, "Hudson River Anchorages. (scribd.com)
  • The best book about the Hudson and its environs is the "Hudson River Guidebook" by Arthur G. Adams, published by Fordham University Press. (scribd.com)
  • In 1800 a group of farmers from Massachusetts led by Philemon Wright established the area's first permanent town, Wrightsville, north of the Ottawa River. (britannica.com)
  • In earlier times, the river was used as a transportation route between the Ottawa and Saint Lawrence River. (wikipedia.org)
  • Located in Alexandria Bay with views of the St. Lawrence River and within walking distance to shops, restaurants and downtown. (visit1000islands.com)
  • Resort complex located in Alexandria Bay on the St. Lawrence River, overlooking Boldt Castle. (visit1000islands.com)
  • Located in downtown Alexandria Bay, the Captain Visger House is a short walk to the Scenic View Park and the beautiful St. Lawrence River and view of Boldt Castle, as well as downtown shops and the Crossman Building Historical Society Museum. (visit1000islands.com)
  • Depart Ontarios capital and stop in Kingston, situated at the mouth of the Cataraqui and St. Lawrence rivers, to explore its grand 19th century buildings and streets. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Continue to Gananoque and Ivy Lea, where you'll enjoy a scenic cruise along the St Lawrence River, past wooded islands dotted with beautiful summer homes. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Verchères is 62 km northeast of Montréal, situated on the south shore of the St Lawrence River between LONGUEUIL and SOREL. (thecanadianencyclopedia.ca)
  • Chesterville is a community located 64 km southeast of OTTAWA, 30 km north of the St Lawrence River on the South Nation River. (thecanadianencyclopedia.ca)
  • In 1663, the Jesuit priest Henri Nouvel landed on the south bank of the St Lawrence River and conducted the first mass. (thecanadianencyclopedia.ca)
  • Other lines of some importance linked Norfolk, Virginia, to Albemarle Sound and connected the Santee River area to Charleston, South Carolina. (encyclopedia.com)
  • On the south side of the river, you can see the Changing of the Guard Ceremony at Parliament Hill. (wn.com)
  • The complex array of pipes and pumps built to ferry Ottawa's sewage to the river has led to fatal typhoid epidemics, exploding manhole covers, and fetid scandal. (ottawasun.com)
  • a butchers shop was set up on Sussex St. by John and Charles Sparrow, a wharf was built on St. Patrick St. and the Rideau river by James Fitzgibbon, and a twelve home rental unit on Rideau and Dalhousie was set up by Louis Maville (Mika-149). (bytown.net)
  • The tunnel, scheduled to go into operation later this year, will dramatically reduce the amount of sewage piped into the Ottawa River in a typical year. (ottawasun.com)
  • OTTAWA -- A 46-year-old man who allegedly breached the front pedestrian gates of Rideau Hall on Thursday morning is now facing 22 criminal charges, most of them related to the possession and transportation of firearms. (ctvnews.ca)
  • Merchants and traders trying to get down river would sometimes get caught up on these rocks -which stuck up like a hog's back. (atlasobscura.com)
  • An RCMP officer works with a police dog as they move through the contents of a pick up truck on the grounds of Rideau Hall in Ottawa, on July 2, 2020. (ctvnews.ca)
  • Provide a connectivity plan for pedestrians, cyclists and others that will improve ways in which residents and visitors can travel within, to and from the Village Core, that also increases access to the Rideau River, Manotick's amenities, services and destinations. (ottawa.ca)