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Effects of dredging and lakefilling in the Toronto waterfront during 1984

Duncan Boyd

Effects of dredging and lakefilling in the Toronto waterfront during 1984

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Published by [Ontario Ministry of the Environment] in [Toronto] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dredging -- Environmental aspects -- Ontario -- Toronto,
  • Fills (Earthwork) -- Ontario -- Toronto,
  • Lake sediments -- Environmental aspects -- Ontario, Lake (N.Y. and Ont.).,
  • Water quality -- Ontario, Lake (N.Y. and Ont.),
  • Waterfronts -- Ontario -- Toronto

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 30-31.

    StatementDuncan Boyd.
    ContributionsOntario. Great Lakes Section.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH545D7 B6 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination31, [11] p. :
    Number of Pages31
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19092997M
    ISBN 100772917752

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Effects of dredging and lakefilling in the Toronto waterfront during 1984 by Duncan Boyd Download PDF EPUB FB2

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