Essays Tagged: "Lake Ontario"

Frank J. Horgan Filtration Plant

ntIntroductionThe Frank J. horgan Filtration Plant is located Southeast of Toronto on the shores of Lake Ontario (See map). Its purpose is to provide safe drinking water to our taps by filtering the w ... se is to provide safe drinking water to our taps by filtering the water. The water is gathered from Lake Ontario. This plant has a production capacity of 455 million litres per day to supply the resid ...

(5 pages) 41 0 4.6 Nov/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

History of the City of Hamilton

ficant change (Dear, Drake & Reeds, 1987).Hamilton is situated in the eastern part of the Great Lakes basin of North America, at the head of the lowest of the Great Lakes, Lake Ontario (Henley, 19 ... t the head of the lowest of the Great Lakes, Lake Ontario (Henley, 1995). Strategically situated on Lake Ontario, the city of Hamilton is centrally located in Canada's manufacturing heartland. The cit ...

(16 pages) 73 0 4.1 Feb/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Muderous Husband.

and her four-month-old daughter were spending the summer in a large house on the northern shore of Lake Ontario near the resort town of Lakeshore.Janet had a chauffeur and a maid. But they were local ... the city where he worked.Then the friend told her that two nights before, Garnett had turned up in Lakeshore. He had walked into a party very drunk, and acting crazy. He was waving a gun and saying t ...

(3 pages) 17 0 3.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

The Philosophy of Change

t's name is not changed...) until it is not a river anymore. Just because the river is flowing into Lake Ontario does not mean that it is not the St. Lawrence river anymore.This all shows that change ...

(1 pages) 55 0 3.6 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Determine which of the areas along Toronto's shoreline is at the greatest risk for coastal erosion.

e have chosen to relocate to areas farther away from the downtown region, such as Scarborough, near Lake Ontario (see Map 1).Today, waterfront areas in Scarborough, and all along the Toronto coastline ... fs, on the verge of falling into the water. These homes are in grave danger of being swept into the Lake.It is in the light of all these problems facing the city of Toronto that it was decided to cond ...

(11 pages) 31 0 4.3 Feb/2005

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

The Round Goby

ross the ocean. Zebra mussels, discovered in the 1990's posed a major threat for the southern Great Lakes, and the round goby is now posing a threat for the native fish species in all five of the Grea ... bius melanstomus, is the newest addition to the dangerous list of exotic species invading the Great Lakes (SGNIS 2001). The round Goby was not discovered until 1990 when it was found in the St. Clair ...

(1 pages) 465 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

A Map of Glass by Urquhart vs In the Skin of a Lion by Ondaatje.

odman migrates to Canada with his wife and settles on a small island at the eastern end of Canada's Lake Ontario which comes to be called Timber Island.Joseph Woodman, the patriarch and a ferocious sh ... ronto. In the first book of the novel, Ondaatje presents them walking past the farmhouse down First Lake Road, and "the boy" standing at the bedroom window looking at "the men"; the farmer coming with ...

(21 pages) 1118 0 5.0 Nov/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

THE IMPACT OF THE ST. LAWRENCE CANAL SYSTEM ON THE EARLY CANADIAN ECONOMY

r commercial position in North America. Therefore, in order to deliver the resources from the Great Lakes to tide water at Montreal, a new marine transportation system must be developed. Moreover, the ... completed in 1825 . The Erie Canal was a direct route from New York on the Atlantic coast inland to Lake Erie. Although there was urgency for Canada to develop its St. Lawrence system, but due to nume ...

(19 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Where The World Began Where did your world started? Did your world start right after you were born? Or did it start at some point you came to realize?

dyed yellow, all put together to form an unique picture only Toronto can offer. Along the shore of Lake Ontario, the inverted image of autumn reflects in the clear blue water and mirrors into peoples ... ar blue water and mirrors into peoples’ eyes, resulting in a feeling of peace. In winter, snowflakes descend from the sky, like a playful child and hide the ground under its white quilt. People s ...

(4 pages) 1569 0 5.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing