Essays Tagged: "Okanagan"

Top Ten Endangered Canadian Rivers Named.

ce. Other rivers on the 2003 National Endangered Rivers List include three in British Columbia: the Okanagan (third), and the Taku and Iskut rivers (tied for fourth place); followed by Ontario's Groun ... s in the Pacific Northwest would be a boon to some long-suffering salmon rivers in Canada, like the Okanagan.How did you determine which rivers made this list?Rivers are nominated by local communities ...

(6 pages) 52 0 4.5 Jul/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Essay project on Tinhorn Creek Winery for Foods, Nutrition and Health (Wine Science). A mixture of viticulture practices, marketing approaches and the wine themselves.

The Tinhorn Creek Winery is located just south of the town of Oliver (see map pg 9) in the Okanagan Valley of British Columbia. It is a relatively young winery with its first vintage being re ... Oldfield and Robert Shaunessy (as well as their families), has allowed Tinhorn to become one of the Okanagan's leading wineries.The winery, excluding its small amount of Kerner icewine, produces only ...

(14 pages) 71 0 4.5 Jan/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Photochemical Smog

d have lower levels of the photochemical pollutants altogetherAbstract 1'Photochemical Smog and the Okanagan Valley'Photochemical smog can be a significant pollution problem in the Okanagan Valley. Th ... , temperatures are very warm, and temperature inversions are common and can last for many days. The Okanagan Valley also has some very significant sources of nitrogen oxides and volatile organic compo ...

(7 pages) 64 0 4.6 Mar/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry