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St. Lawrence River - The Canadian Encyclopedia


St. Lawrence River, grand river and estuary, which together with the Great ... axis of New France, the river figured prominently in Canada's early history, and it ...

Seaway System - The Seaway - 300 Years of History


Seaway History. The St. Lawrence Seaway opened to navigation in 1959. ... Public interest in a deeper waterway on the St. Lawrence River and increased trade ...

Saint Lawrence River - New World Encyclopedia


History. The first known European explorer to navigate the St. Lawrence was Jacques Cartier, who, in his search for a northwest passage ...

5 amazing facts about the St. Lawrence River | WWF-Canada Blog


Nov 25, 2015 ... To celebrate Water Wednesday with WWF and Love Nature, here are five facts about the St. Lawrence River.

Quebec History:St. Lawrence River:Fleuve St-Laurent:Acadian and ...


Acadian & French Canadian Genealogy & History with great research information ... The first European to visit the Saint Lawrence River was the French explorer ...

The story of the St. Lawrence River: 'Lifeblood of the country' - The ...


Aug 7, 2015 ... Maps of the St. Lawrence River up until what is known in these parts as ... Macfarlane's book, Graeme Wynn, a historical geographer at the ...

St. Lawrence Seaway - United States History


The role of St. Lawrence Seaway in the history of the United States of America. ... and Japanese, the St. Lawrence River was closed to traffic during the war.

History Of Water Levels Regulation


Given the diverse interests and needs along Lake Ontario and the St. Lawrence River, regulating water levels is a complex task. In 1909, as part of the Boundary  ...

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Apr 12, 2012 ... The St. Lawrence River explores the multi-facetted history of Canada's development from a fur trading industry into a modern industrial nation.

Where is the St. Lawrence River located? | Reference.com


The St. Lawrence River begins on Lake Ontario in Canada and flows for 744 miles until it reaches the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Being one of the ... history.com. Ads ...

Saint Lawrence River - Wikipedia
The Saint Lawrence River is a large river in the middle latitudes of North America. The Saint Lawrence River flows in a roughly north-easterly direction, ... More »
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Cartier discovers St. Lawrence River - Jun 09, 1534 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, Cartier discovers St. Lawrence River on Jun 09, 1534. Learn more about what happened today on History.

Save the River - Facts about the Upper St. Lawrence River


The St. Lawrence River is one of the longest rivers in North America. And ... Thousand Islands Life - An on-line magazine devoted to the history and culture of the ...

Saint Lawrence River and Seaway | river, North America | Britannica ...


Dec 28, 2011 ... Passenger ship near source of St. Lawrence River at Lake Ontario. .... The immediately adjacent area became the historical cradle of the ...