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  Ottawa River - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The length of the river is 1,271 km and it drains an area of 146,000 km².
Following the retreat of the glaciers from this area at the end of the last ice age, the Ottawa River valley was flooded by an arm of the Atlantic Ocean known as the Champlain Sea.
In 1832, the Ottawa River was connected to Lake Ontario via the construction of the Rideau Canal.
www.americancanyon.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Ottawa_River   (590 words)

 Talbot River (Ontario) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Talbot River is a river in Durham Region, Ontario which flows from the Kawartha lakes to Lake Simcoe.
The lower section of the river is now part of the Trent-Severn Waterway, although a new more direct channel was cut at the end of the 19th century, bypassing the original mouth of the river.
Even before the construction of the waterway, the river provided an important transportation corridor for native peoples and early settlers.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Talbot_River_(Ontario)   (108 words)

 Ontario - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Ontario is bounded on the north by Hudson Bay and James Bay, on the east by Quebec, on the west by Manitoba, and on the south by the American states of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York.
This measure substantially increased the population of Canada west of the Ottawa River during this period, a fact recognized by the Constitutional Act of 1791, which split Quebec into The Canadas: Upper Canada west of the Ottawa River, and Lower Canada east of it.
Ontario's right to Northwestern Ontario was determined by the Judicial Committee of the Privy Council in 1884 and confirmed by the Canada (Ontario Boundary) Act, 1889 of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
www.peekskill.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Ontario,_Canada   (2239 words)

 Winnipeg River biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Winnipeg River is a Canadian river which flows from Lake of the Woods in the province of Ontario to Lake Winnipeg in the province of Manitoba and eventually empties into Hudson Bay via the Nelson River.
This river is 813 km long and drains an area of 135,000 km², mainly in Canada.
The first Europeans to explore the river are believed to have been the sons of the French explorer la Vérendrye, Jean-Baptiste and Pierre Jr.
winnipeg-river.biography.ms   (101 words)

The Rideau River is a Canadian river which flows north from Upper Rideau Lake and empties into the Ottawa_River at Rideau_Falls in Ottawa,_Ontario.
The river was given the French name "Rideau" (curtain) after the appearance of this waterfall.
In early spring, to reduce flooding on the lower section of the river, workers from the city of Ottawa 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.
www.witwik.com /Rideau_River   (133 words)

 user:earl andrew   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
List of Ontario counties I made maps for most of them!
List of Ontario provincial highways hope to clean this one up a bit
List of the 100 largest metropolitan areas in Canada and this one
www.yourencyclopedia.net /User:Earl_Andrew.html   (242 words)

 List of Ontario rivers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is the list of rivers situated which flow through Ontario.
The watershed list includes creeks and other tributaries as well.
This list is incomplete; you can help by expanding it.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Ontario_rivers   (86 words)

 Ontario : ON
Ontario is bounded on the north by Hudson Bay, on the east by Quebec, on the west by Manitoba, and on the south by the American states of Minnesota, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York.
In particular, the government's critics accused his cuts to the environmental ministry of leading to the lack of oversight that caused the "Walkerton tragedy," an outbreak of E.
In a resulting inquiry, it was revealed that the government was warned that such an incident was likely to occur with the hasty privatization of water testing labs, but they ignored it.
www.findword.org /on/on.html   (1123 words)

 Niagara River   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Niagara River flows to the north from Lake Erie to Lake Ontario.
Power plants on the river are the Sir Adam Beck Generating Station built in 1954, on the Canadian side, and the Robert Moses Niagara Power Plant, built in 1961, on the American side.
Several battles occurred along the Niagara River which was historically defended by Fort George (Canadian side) and Fort Niagara (American side) at the mouth of the river and Fort Erie (Canadian side) at the head of the river.
mywiseowl.com /articles/Niagara_River   (636 words)

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Above the Falls, Goat Island splits the course of the Niagara River, resulting in the separation of Horseshoe Falls to the west from American and Bridle Veil Falls to the east.
Nikola Tesla's invention of alternating current made distant transfer of electricity possible, water from the Niagara River above the Falls began to be diverted for this use.
The most dramatic such work was performed in 1969, when the Niagara River was completely diverted for several months away from the American Falls, effectively shutting off one of the falls.
en-cyclopedia.com /wiki/Niagara_Falls   (1095 words)

 DETROIT RIVER FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Detroit River is about 51 km (32 miles) long and 1 to 4 km (0.5 to 2.5 miles) wide in the Great_Lakes system.
The river flows past the American towns of Detroit, River Rouge, Ecorse, Wyandotte, Grosse Ile, Riverview, Trenton, and Gibraltar and the Canadian towns of Windsor, LaSalle and Amherstburg.
The Detroit River is spanned by three crossings between Detroit,_Michigan and Windsor,_Ontario.
www.isnewyork.com /Detroit_River   (233 words)

 EPA > Wetlands > Wetlands Reading List (Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12)
The goal of the list is to encourage students to explore and develop a respect, understanding and appreciation for wetlands.
The Charles River Watershed Association was founded in 1965 in response to increasing public concern over the environment and poor condition of the Charles River.
Comment: The mission of Lewis and Clark as explained in Lewis and Clark: Pioneering Naturalists was to explore the Missouri River and its principle streams and the waters of the Pacific for the purpose of commerce, to record the diverse vegetation and animal life, and to identify the aboriginal (Indian) nations.
www.epa.gov /OWOW/wetlands/science/readlist.html   (13473 words)

 wikien.info: Main_Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Spanish River is a river in Ontario which flows 240 km from Lake Biscotasi and Duke Lake through Lake Pogamasing and Agnew Lake and empties into the north shore of Lake Huron.
Now, the river is mainly used for recreational canoeing and has been protected as a waterway provincial park.
The river's name and the name of the nearby town of Espanola, Ontario are due to French explorers encountering Ojibway native peoples speaking Spanish in the area, apparently as a result of a Spanish woman having been taking captive during an expedition far to the south.
www.alanaditescili.net /index.php?title=Spanish_River_(Ontario)   (166 words)

 Ontario   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Northern Ontario is entirely upon the rugged terrain of the Canadian Shield.
Eves' government has been chiefly notable for stopping Harris' plan to privatize the public electricity utility, Ontario Power Generation (formerly Ontario Hydro), but not before some parts of the utility had been sold to private interests.
In the Ontario general election, 2003, Eves and the Progressive Conservatives were defeated, and Dalton McGuinty's Liberals won a majority government.
www.theezine.net /o/ontario.html   (963 words)

 Articles - Ontario   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Ontario is bounded on the north by Hudson Bay and James Bay, on the east by Quebec, on the west by Manitoba, and on the south by the American states of Minnesota, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York.
Northern Ontario occupies 90 per cent of the surface area of the province; Southern Ontario contains 90 per cent of the population (see article Geography of Canada).
Point Pelee National Park is a peninsula in southwestern Ontario (near Windsor, Ontario and Detroit, Michigan) that extends into Lake Erie and is the part of Canada's mainland furthest south.
gaple.com /articles/Ontario?mySession=fdd262d04b8e34a22b7438a177c196df   (2240 words)

 Fresh Water Ecosystems   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Wetlands are found in flat vegetated areas, in depressions on the landscape, and between water and dry land along the edges of streams, rivers, lakes, and coastlines.
A lesson plan in which students learn the parts of a river system and study the cycles involved in gradational activity: life cycle of a river.
The purpose of this activity is to demonstrate to Grade 8-12 students the effect increased water temperature has on the amount of dissolved oxygen found in water and in turn upon the gill beat rate of fish.
www.eagle.ca /~matink/themes/Biomes/watereco.html   (1057 words)

 MISSISSIPPI RIVER (ONTARIO) FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Mississippi River is a tributary of the Ottawa_River, approximately 160 km (100 mi) long, in southern Ontario in Canada.
The Purdon Conservation Area, a wetland in this river's watershed, contains Canada's largest native colony of showy_lady_slipper orchids, some 16,000 plants.
Instead, the origin may be "''Mazinawzeebi''", Algonquian for 'painted image river', referring to the pictographs found on Mazinaw_Lake, though this is by no means proven.
www.witwib.com /Mississippi_River_(Ontario)   (128 words)

 Ontario - FreeEncyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Ontario is the most populous of Canada's provinces.
Ottawa, the national capital of Canada, is also in Ontario.
It has a population (2001) of 11 874 400 (Ontarians) and an area of 1 076 395 sq.km.
openproxy.ath.cx /on/Ontario.html   (911 words)

 Highest lowest biggest smallest tallest deepest oldest youngest Continents Countries Cities Dependencies Deserts ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Some still aspire to gain independence, while others would be unable to survive as an independent country based on global positioning and economic conditions.
Numbers shown are the population within the recognized city limits, and do not include people living in the immediate surrounding area outside of the established border of the city.
Numbers shown are the population within the immediate surrounding area of the established border of the city, and also include the city limit population figures.
www.graphicmaps.com /geoquiz/thelist.htm   (583 words)

 wikien.info: Main_Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Scugog, township in south-central Ontario, in the Regional Municipality of Durham in the Greater Toronto Area.
The Scugog River is a river in the Kawartha Lakes region of Ontario which flows north from Lake Scugog to empty into Sturgeon Lake on the Trent-Severn Waterway.
Lake Scugog was formed when this river was dammed at Lindsay, Ontario.
www.alanaditescili.net /browse.php?title=S/SC/SCU   (2022 words)

 Articles - Category:Lists of rivers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
List of rivers of the Americas by coastline
List of rivers in Central American and the Caribbean
List of United States Virgin Islands rivers and streams
www.lastring.com /articles/Category:Lists_of_rivers   (73 words)

 West, Mississippi   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
List of battleships of the United States Navy
List of BSA local councils and districts in Missouri
List of hospitals in the U.S. List of lost United States submarines
www.worldhistory.com /locality/US/MS/West-Mississippi.htm   (72 words)

 The Fly Fishing Loop
ReelFlyFishing.com your Ultimate Fly Fishing Portal, Guided trips on the Bow River for trophy Brown and Rainbow Trout and the Livingstone River for Cutthroat Trout.
Lodge located on the Oswegatchie River near Cranberry Lake.
This site is dedicated to the flyfishermen whom fish the Sierra Nevada Region of California to assist in locating the necessary information to locate sites to fish, what flies to choose, and how to tie them.
www.flydepot.com /ffloop/list.pl?ringid=flyfishingloop   (422 words)

 Tracker Trail - Links - Ontario & Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Ontario Road Conditions - When you want to head out to the wilderness, check the road conditions for Ontario (and other provinces) - only updated in the winter
The History of Ontario's King's Highways - A new website all about Ontario's highways - their history, mileages, other data, etc etc.
"Hike Ontario is a non-profit organization which represents the interests of walkers and hikers in the province of Ontario, Canada.
www.trackertrail.com /links/linksontario.html   (411 words)

 Wool Works: knitting for charity
This page lists organizations that accept donations of finished knitted goods or in some cases, knitting supplies.
Some volunteers deliver the items to hospitals in their own communities or mail them directly to hospitals listed in the newsletter.
We are a small group of ladies who crochet,knit and or sew to provide things for the needy babies and young children in the SW MI area.
www.woolworks.org /charity.html   (14410 words)

 Ontario/Summertide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
A tourist's view of Ontario, with magnificent visuals of the province's lakes and rivers, and a delicious hint of easy summer days, vacations, and boating.
Viewers fish for salmon, idle their boats through the locks, and watch sailboats and steamships travel the Great Lakes against a background of granite rock and craggy coastlines.
Produced and directed by David Mackay for Ontario Place.
www.imax.com /films/now_playing/ontario_summertide.html   (62 words)

 Amazon.com: Books: A Paddler's Guide to the Rivers of Ontario and Quebec   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
A list by Edward E. Evans, Canoeing Enthusiast
Product offered violates Amazon.com's policy on items that can be listed for sale.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/155046387X?v=glance   (402 words)

 Worm Suppliers
We began this list to serve our Compost Hotline public in Greater Vancouver.
However, more and more people contacted us from far away, both worm sellers and worm buyers.
Discount on large orders books and video's for sale as well send S.A.S.E. for volume discounts and price list for books and videos to the address listed above.
www.cityfarmer.org /wormsupl79.html   (1507 words)

 Adventure Fishing Maps Home Page, Ontario, Canada
Adventure Fishing Maps has been producing quality Ontario lake maps since 1986.
The maps are designed to help the first time, as well as regular angler, improve his or her odds of catching fish in the lake they will soon be on.
Adventure Fishing Maps P.O. Box 255, Bridgenorth, Ontario K0L 1H0 1-705-292-6175
adventurefishingmaps.on.ca   (75 words)

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