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Shubenacadie River headwaters

Soil & Water Conservation Society of Metro Halifax (SWCSMH)

Updated: August 07, 2015                                                                 Narrative on select lakes/rivers in HRM        

The Shubenacadie song (i.e., the Stonemason's song), and the history of the Stonemason's song; and

Lifelike murals at the heavily travelled MicMac Parclo in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada



Water Quality

Chemical vs Biological monitoring

Select scientific modelling and chemical/biological limnology are part of our miscellaneous archives

The flow chart of the Shubenacadie River headwaters; peruse our predictive modelling, and view the relevant models; the Nova Scotia lake hypolimnion project; the paleolimnology of lakes in the HRM

  • Deep station total phosphorus (TP)- comparison with our hindcast models; October 18, 2013
  • Phosphorus:- Details on LCC (Lake Carrying Capacity)/Threshold values of lakes, and comparison with artificially high values chosen by the HRM; March 14, 2014

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    Miscellaneous concerns and news items of the public

    It is cautioned here that some of the following articles may be more relevant to the Sullivan's Pond watershed rather than to these Shubenacadie River headwaters but they are all related to the Shubie Canal System

    News items relating to us, the Soil & Water Conservation Society of Metro Halifax


    Google Earth for the maps

    The two jpeg scans of the Beaverbank River were extracted by biologist, Peter Shacklock, from a Tv show we had produced on the "Shubenacadie Waterway- life and time" during year-1995.

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