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Clean Up Rural Beaches (CURB) plan for the Binbrook Reservoir

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dc.coverage.spatial Binbrook Reservoir
dc.coverage.spatial Ontario 2019-01-17T19:56:32Z 2019-01-17T19:56:32Z 1991 1991-04
dc.description.abstract The Clean Up Rural Beaches (CURB) plan represents the end product of the Binbrook Reservoir Rural Beaches Study activities for the period 1987 to 1990. The purpose of the CURB plan is two-fold: 1) To outline various options, and associated costs, of remediating bacterial inputs to the Welland River watershed upstream of the Binbrook Dam, and 2) To outline a mechanism which will facilitate the implementation of socially and environmentally acceptable options for the improvement of recreational water quality in the Binbrook Reservoir Rural Beaches Study watershed and other rural watersheds within the jurisdictional boundary of the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority. To achieve this purpose, the CURB plan outlines various implementation strategy options ranging from 'do nothing' to the 'complete' remediation of bacterial contamination from livestock operations and private households throughout the watershed. In addition, a conceptualized soil and water conservation program, designed to facilitate the enhancement of rural water quality, is presented.
dc.description.sponsorship Ontario Ministry of the Environment
dc.format pdf
dc.language.iso en
dc.publisher Queen's Printer for Ontario
dc.relation.ispartofseries Clean Up Rural Beaches Program
dc.rights Queen's Printer for Ontario, Crown Copyright, Non-Commercial Use Permitted
dc.subject watershed
dc.subject rural beaches
dc.subject water quality
dc.subject pollution
dc.subject conservation practices
dc.subject fecal coliform
dc.subject phosphorus loading
dc.title Clean Up Rural Beaches (CURB) plan for the Binbrook Reservoir
dc.type Report
dc.rights.holder Queen's Printer for Ontario
dc.contributor.affiliation Niagara Peninsla Conservation Authority

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