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Shubenacadie River headwaters

Soil & Water Conservation Society of Metro Halifax (SWCSMH)
Updated: May 10, 2018                                                                 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

  • 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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