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Streambank erosion inventory Volume I

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dc.contributor.author Antoszek, John
dc.contributor.author Stam, Trish
dc.contributor.author Pritchard, David
dc.coverage.spatial Ontario
dc.coverage.spatial Lake Simcoe
dc.coverage.spatial Holland River
dc.coverage.spatial Pottageville Creek
dc.coverage.spatial Kettleby Creek
dc.coverage.spatial Glenville Creek
dc.date.accessioned 2018-07-24T13:26:52Z
dc.date.available 2018-07-24T13:26:52Z
dc.date.copyright 1985
dc.date.created 1985-03-01
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10214/13974
dc.description.abstract The purpose of this study was to assemble a streambank erosion inventory for watercourses in the south-west section of the Lake Simcoe watershed. These watercourses included the Holland River, Pottageville Creek, Kettleby Creek, Glenville Creek, Holland River East Branch and their tributaries. This inventory is a catalogue of the locations, type, extent, and severity of all the erosion problem sites discovered. Remedial measures to alleviate the erosion problem are suggested following each site description. A total of 289 streambank erosion problem sites on 23 streams or tributaries were identified. Over 50 percent of the problems were due to natural streambank erosion. Twenty five sites were identified as having major erosion problems; 18 other sites were found to have extremely severe erosion problems. The main stream of Kettleby Creek claimed the most major and severe problem sites with 7 and 8 respectively. Since the costs for remedial measures for the individual problem sites are highly site-specific, a range of costs has been determined. It is estimated that the costs of remedial measures for the extensive, major and severe erosion problem sites in the entire study area would be between $340,000 and $570,000.
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dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher Queen's Printer for Ontario
dc.relation.ispartofseries Technical Report A.3
dc.rights Queen's Printer for Ontario, Crown Copyright, Non-Commercial Use Permitted
dc.rights.uri https://www.ontario.ca/page/copyright-information-c-queens-printer-ontario
dc.subject erosion en_US
dc.subject water en_US
dc.subject bank erosion en_US
dc.subject gullying en_US
dc.subject livestock trampling en_US
dc.title Streambank erosion inventory Volume I en
dc.title.alternative Streambank erosion inventory for Holland River, Pottageville Creek, Kettleby Creek, Glenville Creek and Hollard River East Branch
dc.type Technical Report
dc.rights.holder Queen's Printer for Ontario
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