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Currents of change

final report, Inquiry on Federal Water Policy

by Peter H. Pearse

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Published by [Inquiry on Federal Water Policy in [Ottawa, Ont.] Canada .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Water resources development -- Government policy -- Canada.,
    • Water quality management -- Government policy -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementP.H. Pearse, F. Bertrand, J.W. MacLaren.
      ContributionsBertrand, F., MacLaren, J. W., Canada. Inquiry on Federal Water Policy.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD1696.C2 P4 1985
      The Physical Object
      Pagination222 p. :
      Number of Pages222
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2774210M
      ISBN 10066214189X
      LC Control Number86135911

      Currents of Change—Technical Report—August —Page 1. that communicates changes through time (trends). In many cases, therefore, Currents of Change reports on status alone, with the intention that trends information will be developed in the Size: 3MB. Not all currents occur at such a large scale. Individual beaches may have rip currents that are dangerous to swimmers. Rip currents are narrow channels of water that form when waves of different intensities break on the shoreline and generate currents that try to keep the water level even by pulling the large amount of water brought to shore by the waves back into the ocean.


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