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A_Fish_habitat_classification_... 2.47 MB 2006 Details
This report, "A Fish Habitat Classification Model for the Upper and Middle Sections of the Bay of Quinte, Lake Ontario," explains the development of a fish habitat classification model as a series of four steps.
An_inventory_of_barriers_to_fi... 1.91 MB 2006 Details
This report, "An Inventory of Barriers to Fish Migration on Tributaries to the Bay of Quinte" summarizes the available information on barriers to fish migration within the Bay of Quinte, which will help the remedial efforts to restore fish habitat.
Analysis_of_Changes_in_Breedin... 0.33 MB 2007 Details
This report, "Analysis of Changes in Breeding Bird Community Richness in Lower Great Lakes Basin Areas of Concern and Surrounding Federal Ecoregions" used data from two Ontario Breeding Bird Atlases and the breeding-bird community as a surrogate for "wildlife" and "wildlife habitat" to assess the extent to which avifaunal metrics within area of concern landscapes have changed over 20 years, relative to changes in surrounding Federal Ecoregions.
Analysis_of_forested_upland_ha... 1.04 MB 1998 Details
This report, "Analysis of Forested Upland Habitat and Riparian Habitat in the Hay Bay Watershed," provides information on the GIS study to identify upland and riparian wildlife habitat areas in need of rehabiliation.
Analysis_of_forested_upland_ha... 1.37 MB 1998 Details
This report, "Analysis of Forested Upland Habitat and Riparian Habitat in the Marsh Creek Watershed," provides information on the GIS study to identify upland and riparian wildlife habitat areas in need of rehabiliation.
Analysis_of_forested_upland_ha... 1.30 MB 1998 Details
This report, "Analysis of Forested Upland Habitat and Riparian Habitat in the Palliser Creek Watershed," provides information on the GIS study to identify upland and riparian wildlife habitat areas in need of rehabiliation.
annual_report_2_R.pdf 0.70 MB 2010 Details
BQRAP Annual Report 2010
Aquatic_Environment_Assessment... 0.31 MB 2007 Details
This report, "Aquatic Environment Assessment Canadian Forces Base Trenton", describes work completed to assess the aquatic environments surrounding the Canadian Forces Base Trenton. It details analyses on surface watercourse samples and bottom sediment samples.
Assessment_of_IBUs_of_the_Bay_... 0.88 MB 2003 Details
This report assesses and reports on the status of the taste and odour IBU in the Bay of Quinte drinking water, by comparing trends in the water quality to the established delisting targets.
Assessment_of_imparied_benefic... 0.88 MB 2003 Details
This report, "Assessment of Impaired Beneficial Uses of the Bay of Quinte, IBU #10: Beach Closings," assesses the current status of beach closings in the Bay of Quinte.
Assessment_of_sediment_quality... 1.60 MB 2006 Details
Assessment of sediment quality in the Bay of Quinte - Revised 2006
Assessment_of_submergent_macro... 3.22 MB 2006 Details
This document, "Assessment of Submergent Macrophytes in the Bay of Quinte, Lake Ontario, August 2007, Including Historical Context" discusses the twenty pre-zebra mussel surveys and the two post-zebra mussel surveys conducted to monitor the response of submerged aquatic vegetation to the 1994 zebra mussel invasion, and the 1978 reduction in point source phosphorus loadings from sewage treatment plants.
Assessment_of_Submergent_Macro... 2.88 MB 2007 Details
submergent macrophytes
Assessment_of_the_STate_of_IBU... 2.37 MB 2001 Details
This report identifies long-term trends in phosphorus concentrations and phytoplankton communities of the upper Bay of quinte and thereby assess the attainment of RAP objectives relating to phytoplankton.
Assessment_of_the_state_of_the... 2.72 MB 2001? Details
This report examines long-term trends in the crustacean zooplankton community with emphasis on changes that may be related to rehabilitation of the Bay of Quinte ecosystem and the recent establishment of zebra mussels in the Bay.
Backgrounder_FIsh_Habitat_Mana... 3.24 MB 2005 Details
This document, "Backgrounder - Bay of Quinte FIsh Habitat Management Plan" provides information to preapre the Fish Habitat Management Plan, with goals of improving habitat protection, and restore degraded habitat.
Backgrounder_Wildlife_and_WIld... 5.87 MB 2005 Details
This document, "Backgrounder - WIldlife and Wildlife Habitat of the Bay of Quinte - Draft", investigates and assesses the wildlife and wildlife habitat of the Bay of Quinte watershed. It provides information relating to historical and current wildlife and wildlife habitat conditions of the waterhsed.
Bay_of_Quine_Annual_Report_201... 2.22 MB 2014 Details
Project Quinte Report 2014
Bay_of_Quinte_Annual_Report_20... 1.07 MB 2009 Details
Project Quinte Report 2009
Bay_of_Quinte_Annual_Report_20... 1.49 MB 2010 Details
Project Quinte Report 2010
Bay_of_Quinte_Annual_Report_20... 2.39 MB 2011 Details
Project Quinte 2011
Bay_of_Quinte_Annual_Report_20... 5.00 MB 2015 Details
Project Quinte 2015
Bay_of_Quinte_Area_of_Concern_... 1.99 MB 2006 Details
This report, "Bay of Quinte Area of Concern: Coastal Wetland Assessments and Remedial Action Plan Delisting Target Recommendations" details how the implementation of a regional coastal wetland monitoring framework can be used to assess fish and breeding bird communities and elements of fish and wildlife habitats in the Bay of Quinte Area of Concern coastal wetlands.
Bay_of_Quinte_Area_of_Concern_... 3.67 MB 2007 Details
This report, "Bay of Quinte Area of Concern: Coastal Wetland Status and Remedial Action Plan Delisting Target Recommendations" reports the status of 20 upper and middle Bay of Quinte area of concern coastal wetlands and discusses the biotic and physical state of these wetlands compared to other Canadian Lake Ontario coastal wetlands.
Bay_of_Quinte_Coastal_Wetlands... 1.25 MB 2006 Details
The purpose of this summary project is to identify and summarize all retrievable MNR wetland evaluations, monitoring, work, data sources, articles, reports, etc. associated with Bay of Quinte coastal wetlands to support the BQRAP and its partners in protecting and restoring coastal wetlands.
Bay_of_Quinte_HABs_report_2009... 0.94 MB 2009 Details
Harmful Algal Blooms Report 2009
Bay_of_Quinte_Nearshore_Fish_C... 1.16 MB 2002 Details
This report, "Bay of Quinte Nearshore Fish Community Index Netting Protocol 2002" intends to describe and document a field protocol for the 2002 Bay of Quinte nearshore fish community index netting program.
Bay_of_Quinte_Pollution_Contro... 1.68 MB 2003 Details
The intent of this study, "Bay of Quinte Pollution Control Advancement Project 2003", is to document progress being made by Quinte West and Belleville in following Pollution Control Plans (PCPs) prepared for these municipalities some years ago and to encourage pollution control planning in the other Bay of Quinte municipalities of Napanee, Picton and Deseronto. This report documents the status of pollution control planning in Quinte West and Belleville.
Bay_of_Quinte_Remedial_Action_... 1.71 MB 2006 Details
This report, "Bay of Quinte Remedial Action Plan Advancement of Pollution Prevention & Control Plans for Bay of Quinte Municipalities Project Report", provides recommendations for advancing RAP recommendations for preparation and implementation of pollution prevention & control plans (PPCPs) for municipalities located along the Bay.
Bay_of_Quinte_Remedial_Action_... 0.24 MB 2006 Details
This document, "Bay of Quinte Remedial Action Plan Implementation Area Stormwater Management Design Guidelines", provides guidance on requirements for planning, design and approvals of new urban storm water management systems in new urban development areas in the BQRAP Implementation Area.
Bay_of_Quinte_Sediment_2000.pd... 0.88 MB 2004 Details
200 Sediment survey for the Trent River and Trent River Estuary, Moira River and Belleville Waterfront.
Belleville_to_Point_Anne_Signi... 0.85 MB 1997 Details
This report, "Belleville to Point Anne Significant Areas Strategic Plan", provides direction for future work on the project for wetland and shoreline regeneration between Belleville and Point Anne. Specifically, it expresses the principles guiding this project, defines our vision for the area, lists attainable goals and identifies realistic objectives. The Strategic Plan will form the basis for developing action plans, the next phase of the project.
Biomonitoring_Program_Strategy... 1.23 MB 2000 Details
This report, "Biomonitoring Program Strategy for the Bay of Quinte Area of Concern" describes a monitoring program to form a baseline of data to monitor and detect changes in ecosystem health, trends in populations, numbers and species of amphibians, and marsh birds.
BofQ_TP_Hydrodynamic_Modelling... 0.39 MB Details
Phosphorus Workshop
BofQ_TP_Loading_TemporalTrends... 0.43 MB Details
Phosphorus workshop
BofQ_TP_modelling_Introduction... 4.89 MB Details
Phosphorus workshop
BofQ_TP_modelling_NextSteps_Fi... 2.01 MB Details
Phosphorus Workshop
BofQ_TP_modelling_StructuralAu... 3.70 MB Details
Phosphorus Workshop
BofQ_TP_modelling_StructuralAu... 1.44 MB Details
Phosphorus Workshop
BofQ_TP_modelling_Uncertainty_... 2.31 MB Details
Phosphorus Workshop
BofQ_TP_Sediment_Dynamics.pdf 1.55 MB Details
Phosphorus Workshop
BOQ_RAP_Report_2008_19_v1.pdf 2.21 MB 2010 Details
This report is the nineteenth in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported to formulate abatement and remedial options, monitor remedial actions and report progress.
BOQ_REPORT-6_1988_CH-4_P-I.pdf 3.43 MB 1988 Details
This report documents the results of a study that was designed to achieve the following objective: to develop and use an ecosystem model or models to identify, analyze, and evaluate the effects of a variety of potential actions under consideration for the Bay of Quinte Remedial Action Plan.
BOQ_REPORT-6_1988_CH-4_P-I1.pd... 3.43 MB 1988 Details
This report documents the results of a study that was designed to achieve the following objective: to develop and use an ecosystem model or models to identify, analyze, and evaluate the effects of a variety of potential actions under consideration for the Bay of Quinte Remedial Action Plan. Part 1
BOQ_REPORT-6_1988_CH-4_P-II.pd... 1.70 MB 1988 Details
This report documents the results of a study that was designed to achieve the following objective: to develop and use an ecosystem model or models to identify, analyze, and evaluate the effects of a variety of potential actions under consideration for the Bay of Quinte Remedial Action Plan. Part 2
BQ_Science_Forum_Report_-_Jan_... 0.20 MB 2009 Details
Findings of a science and monitoring forum help in Jan 2009 on the status of the Beneficial Use Impairments.
bqrap-annual-report-04ocr.pdf 8.55 MB 2004 Details
A compilation of program summaries and progress completed as a part of the Remedial Action Plan for the Bay of Quinte.
bqrap-annual-report-05.pdf 0.33 MB 2005 Details
Summarizes and provides updates on the work by BQRAP, including the New Work Plan, Pollution Prevention Control Plan, Deloro Mine Site Cleanup Project, Bakelite property update, Phosphorus Management Plan, Trent River Mouth Investigation, Fish Habitat Management Plan, Fisheries Management Plan, Community WIldlife Monitoring Program, Natural Heritage Report, and Coastal Wetlands Summary Project.
bqrap-annual-report-06.pdf 4.23 MB 2006 Details
Provides a summary of the work in progress by the BQRAP, including Marsh Monitoring, IBU Workshop, and received reports.
bqrap-annual-report-07.pdf 1.41 MB 2007 Details
Provides a summary and updates on the work being done by the BQRAP, including progress monitoring, communication and public outreach, administration, community wildlife monitoring program, status of toxic sites, and reports received.
bqrap-annual-report-08.pdf 3.40 MB 2008 Details
Provides a summary and updates on progress reports, community outreach, the marsh monitoring program, field work, reports received and contributions.
BQRAP_2012_Forum_Proceedings_f... 1.36 MB 2012 Details
State of the Bay Science Forum Proceedings "Assessing the Delisting Requirements" - October 10 - 11, 2012
bqrap_annual_report_v2_2009.pd... 0.57 MB 2009 Details
Annual Report 2009
bqrap_ppcp_report.pdf 4.17 MB 2011 Details
Bay of Quinte Pollution Prevention Control Plans 2011
BQRAP_Stage_I_Report_Environme... 6.16 MB 1990 Details
Background information on the environmental characteristics of the area, as well as explanation of the problem definitions.
BQRAP_Stage_II_Report_ocr.pdf 8.52 MB 1993 Details
Contains recommendations that identify actions needed to restore uses in the Bay, allow delisting of the Bay of Quinte as an Area of Concern, protect the Bay in the future and provide means for joint management of the Bay as a self-regulating ecosystem.
BQRAP_Status_Report_final_apri... 1.34 MB 2012 Details
Status summary of the Beneficial Use Impairment from the State of the Bay Science Forum - Oct 10 -11, 2012
BQRAP_SumFall2009_Newsletter.p... 2.43 MB 2009 Details
Newsletter 2009 Summer/ Fall
BQRAP_WIP_Final_Management_Pla... 0.69 MB 2007 Details
Provides recommendations and interim delisting criteria to guide restoration efforts for the Bay of Quinte.
bqrapmonitoringstrategy2002_OC... 0.31 MB 2002 Details
Includes Part A - Review of Existing Government Programs, Research, Surveillance and Monitoring Activities; and Part B - Monitoring Strategy toward delisting the Bay of Quinte RAP Area of Concern.
bqrapnews2006_2007fallwinter.p... 0.74 MB 2006/2007 Details
Newsletter
bqrapnews2006spring.pdf 0.69 MB 2006 Details
Semi-annual newsletter
bqrapnews2007_2008fallwinter.p... 2.89 MB 2007/2008 Details
Newsletter 2007/2008 Fall Winter
bqrapnews2007springsum.pdf 1.82 MB 2007 Details
newsletter
bqrapnews2008summer.pdf 1.21 MB 2008 Details
Newsletter 2008 Summer
bqrapnews2009spring.pdf 1.53 MB 2009 Details
Newsletter 2009 Spring
Changes_in_relative_abundance_... 0.73 MB 1999 Details
This report, "Changes in relative abundance, variability, and stability of fish assemblages of Eastern Lake Ontario and the Bay of Quinte - the value of longterm community sampling" presents data and findings from 40 years, 1958-1998, of intensive, longterm index sampling of eastern Lake Ontario fish communities. Water temperature had a large impact on the communities.
Charting_a_New_Course_Bellevil... 1.59 MB 2003 Details
This report provides a conceptual plan for the East Bayshore, including its assets, constraints and opportunities, with a vision, principles and concepts for the future.
City_of_Belleville_Pollution_C... 0.57 MB 1997 Details
This report, "City of Belleville Pollution Control Plan Executive Summary" is a result of Recommendation 23 of the Bay of Quinte Remedial Action Plan to undertake a pollution control planning study to identify and implement actions to eliminate the sources of bacteriological contamination and other pollutants along their respective waterfronts.
Community_Actins_to_Restore_En... 4.40 MB 2002 Details
This report, "Community Actions to Restore Environmental Quality at Six Sites in the Bay of Quinte Area of Concern Project 2002 'It’s Ours to Repair'", builds on the success of earlier projects undertaken by Quinte Watershed Cleanup. It outlines work to be done at six sites with community groups and organizations to restore shorelines, rehabilitate and protect rare prairie habitat, rehabilitate an alvar, enhance fish and wildlife habitats and advance activities to delist IBU of the Bay of Quinte.
Dead_&_York_Creek_Subwatershed... 4.88 MB 1998 Details
The Subwatershed Plan provides planning recommendations to help protect the natural environment and direct development away from natural hazards (flooding and erosion prone lands). The recommendations are intended to provide direction to the Municipality.
Dead_Creek_State_of_the_Waters... 2.95 MB 1996 Details
This report, initiated by the Lower Trent Region Conservation Authority in September 1995, is the first phase of the Dead Creek Subwatershed Plan.
defensible_methods_of_assessin... 4.06 MB 2001 Details
This report, "Defensible Methods of Assessing Fish Habitat: Lacustrine Habitats in the Great LAkes Bain - Conceptual Basis and Approach Using a Habitat Suitability Matrix (HSM) Method", presents a detailed description of the structure and application of a quantitative fish habitat assessment tool for use in evaluating development proposals affecting lacustrine fish habitats in the Great Lakes and beyond.
Deloro_Mine_Site_Cleanup_Proje... 6.41 MB 2004 Details
This document summarizes the full technical report of the draft cleanup plan for the Deloro Mine Site, created by the Ministry of the Environment's (MOE) engineering consulting firm CH2M HILL Canada Limited (CH2MHILL). This document is intended as a generalized draft for discussion purposes only.
Deseronto_EA_report.March.17.p... 6.38 MB 2017 Details
Deseronto Stormwater Outfall Environmental Assessment - Schedule B
Dreissendidae_in_Lake_Ontario.... 0.41 MB 1999 Details
This report calculates the total abundance of zebra and quagga mussels in Lake Ontario. It concludes that Dreissenidae mussels may not have a huge impact on the Lake Ontario food web when considered at a whole-lake scale, but their potentially striking impact at the smaller spatial scale of embayments like the Bay of Quinte indicate that 'they may be locally important.
Drinking_Water_Taste_and_Odour... 2.36 MB 2005 Details
Technical memorandum outlining background information on drinking water taste and odour issues for the Bay of Quinte and survey results from end users. It concludes that examination of water treatment plant equipment and operations and the survey results indicate no evidence of taste and odour issues with respect to organics, but survey responses indicate problems with the taste and odour of chlorine.
Durham_Regional_Coastal_Wetlan... 0.67 MB 2004 Details
This report, "Durham Regional Coastal Wetland Monitoring Project - Can the Methodology be applied to the Quinte Area? Report of the First Workshop", summarizes the workshop discussions, which identified the need to undertake a detailed technical review of the proposed Durham Region Coastal Wetland Monitoring Project.
Fall_newsletter_2010.pdf 2.95 MB 2010 Details
Newsletter 2010 Fall
Ferric_Oxide_and_the_binding_p... 0.95 MB 1994 Details
Ferric oxide and the binding of phosphorus, lead and carbon in river particulate matter
Final_Report_for_Delhi_(Picton... 7.48 MB 2017 Details
Delhi Park Storm water Outfall Environmental Assessment - Town of Picton
Fish_and_Wildlife_Habitat_Stat... 6.36 MB 2001 Details
This report, "Wildlife Habitat Status and Trends in the Canadian Watershed of Lake Ontario", examines the current status of habitats on the Canadian side of Lake Ontario and its watershed, and recent trends affecting those habitats.It also identifies recent habitat rehabilitation and protection projects and programs.
Fish_Habitat_April_13_2007_OCR... 1.63 MB 2007 Details
Includes background information on the Bay of Qunte, impacts to fish habitat, changes through time in the fish community, partners involved in fish habitat conservation, the purpose and plan for the Bay of Quinte fish habitat management strategy, recommendations, implementation and assessment plans.
FishHabitat_fact_sheet_OCR.pdf 0.18 MB 2003 Details
Provides a brief overview of the Fish Habitat Monitoring Plan for the Bay of Quinte. A two page factsheet geared towards the general public.
Fishing_in_the_bay_of_quinte.p... 1.38 MB Details
This report includes research, information and conclusions about both commercial and sports fishing in the Bay of Quinte, noting fisheries can operate harmoniously and with good prospects for future success.
Form_and_availability_of_inorg... 0.76 MB 1991 Details
Form and availabilityof inorganic phosphorus in suspended particulates of the Trent Severn Waterway, Ontario
Great_Lakes_Factsheet_Stormwat... 1.34 MB Details
This factsheet, "Great Lakes Factsheet Stormwater Detention Ponds of Southern Ontario", discusses the potential impacts of stormwater detention ponds of southern Ontario on wildlife.
Identifying_Priority_Sites_for... 2.29 MB 2006 Details
This study, "Identifying Priority Sites for Habitat Restoration of the Prince Edward County portion of the Bay of Quinte Watershed", highlights conditions of Prince Edward County draining into the Bay of Quinte using the best available air photography data from 1979. This presents a limitation to the studies accuracy of present conditions but it can be used as an excellent comparison tool when more recent data becomes available.
Impact_of_mans_activities_on_t... 1.37 MB 1976 Details
Impact of man's activities on chemical composition in the sediments of Lake Ontario, Erie and Huron
Lake_Ontario_Fish_Communities_... 2.14 MB 2003 Details
This report documents the assessment and management activities that the Lake Ontario Management Unit (LOMU) carried out during 2008.
Lake_Ontario_Fish_Communities_... 1.98 MB 2004 Details
This report documents the assessment and management activites that the Lake Ontario Management Unit (LOMU) carried out during 2004.
Lake_Ontario_Fish_Communities_... 2.71 MB 2006 Details
This report documents the assessment and management activities that the Lake Ontario Management Unit (LOMU) carried out during 2005.
Lake_Ontario_Fish_Communities_... 3.03 MB 2009 Details
This report, "Lake Ontario Fish Communities and Fisheries: 2008 Annual Report of the Lake Ontario Management Unit" documents the assessment and management activities that the Lake Ontario Management Unit (LOMU) carried out during 2008.
Lake_Ontario_Management_Unit_1... 1.21 MB 1998 Details
The 1997 Annual Report documents results of Lake Ontario Management Unit programs, completed in 1997, to assess the fish communities and fisheries of Lake Ontario.
Lake_Ontario_Management_Unit_1... 2.59 MB 2000 Details
The 1999 Annual Report documents results of Lake Ontario Management Unit programs, completed in 1999, to assess the fish communities and fisheries of Lake Ontario.
Lake_Ontario_MAnagement_Unit_2... 5.19 MB 2002 Details
The 2001 Annual Report documents results of Lake Ontario Management Unit programs, completed in 2001, to assess the fish communities and fisheries of Lake Ontario.
Lake_Sturgeon_Rehabilitiation_... 1.33 MB 1996 Details
This report, "Lake Sturgeon Rehabilitation within the Bay of Quinte", provides a review of lake sturgeon habitat requirements, stocking, remediation and more information and it includes explanations for population changes.
Mayhew_Creek_State_of_the_Wate... 4.43 MB 2000 Details
This report constitutes the first phase of the Mayhew Creek Watershed Plan. The Mayhew Creek watershed has been identified as a top priority for watershed planning by Lower Trent Conservation (LTC) and the Bay of Quinte Remedial Action Plan (QRAP). Located within the City of Quinte West and the Township of Brighton, this 3831 hectare watershed drains into the Trent River at the north end of Trenton.
missing_pages_stage_I_OCR.pdf 0.09 MB 1990 Details
Contains the missing pages to the Stage I Report.
Mohawks_of_the_Bay_of_Quinte_N... 2.37 MB 2006 Details
This report, "Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte Natural Heritage Report Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory" is intended to identify the natural heritage system for the Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory. Preparation of this plan may possibly lead to the development of a Natural Heritage Strategy, which will help protect and improve habitats, and the overall natural health of our community.
Mossbauer_Spectral_studies_of_... 0.46 MB 1977 Details
Mossbauer spectral studies of Ferric Phosphate interaction in sediment underlying oxic lake water
Natural_Heritage_Report_Campbe... 5.01 MB 2001 Details
The purpose of this report, "Natural Heritage Report Campbellford/Seymour/Percy/Hastings/Quinte West/Belleville", is to define the natural heritage system for the study area and suggest ways the municipality, in consultation and partnership with the community, might develop a natural heritage strategy to protect and enhance the habitats and biological diversity of that system and its ecological health.
Natural_Heritage_Strategies_–_... 2.83 MB 2001 Details
This report, "Natural Heritage Strategies – Community, Environment and the Planning Process", is designed to initiate discussion among stakeholders about the development and implementation of Natural Heritage Strategies in the Bay of Quinte area. The concept of a "natural heritage strategy" infers an agreed upon approach or series of approaches to protecting natural areas.
New_RAP_Work_Plan_OCR.pdf 0.46 MB 2006 Details
Provides a detailed work plan for the Bay of Quinte Remedial Action Plan Restoration Council, including background on the Bay of Quinte, Restoration Council structure and tasks, environmental issues associated with remediating the Bay of Quinte (nutrient enrichment, toxic contaminants, bacterial contamination, fish and wildlife issues), the BQRAP implementation office, costs, and delisting targets.
Oak_Lake_Shoreline_Regeneratio... 6.93 MB 2002 Details
This report outlines a regeneration plan for the Oak Lake Shoreline. It provides a summary of existing information, landowners’ thoughts about the lake and recommendations for restoring the shorelands and protecting Oak Lake.
Palliser_Creek_Bronze_Level_Wa... 1.29 MB 2000 Details
This report provides an easy to use 3 level methodology for community groups or individuals to assess their watershed. The purpose of the Bronze Level is to map current conditions and identify potential problems affecting the health of the watershed. This Report Card will provide a basis for development of a comprehensive rehabilitation plan for this watershed.
Phosphorus_Mass_Balance_Model_... 5.04 MB 2012 Details
Improving the representation of internal nutrient recycling with Phosphorus Mass Balance Model
Phosphorus_Model_Zhang_et_al_2... 2.86 MB 2012 Details
Can simple Phosphorus Mass Balance Models guide management decisions?
PLUARG_nearshore_wat_quality.p... 3.62 MB 1978 Details
Analysis of nearshore water quality data in the Canadian Great Lakes 1967 - 1973 - Part 1
PLUARG_sed_erosion_shoreline.p... 0.33 MB Details
Contribution of sediments and associated elements to the Great Lakes from erosion of the Canadian shoreline
Potter_Creek_Master_Drainage_P... 1.46 MB 2008 Details
This document provides information on the stormwater hydrologic modeling and stormwater management studies for the Potter Creek drainage basin.
Potter_Creek_Master_Drainage_P... 2.30 MB 2008 Details
This report, "Potter Creek Master Drainage Plan Implementation Report Loyalist Secondary Plan Area", is a companion to the Potter Creek Master Drainage Plan (MDP) prepared by XCG Consultants (March 2007) and outlines potential locations for centralized drainage facility (pond) locations and provides guidance on implementation.
Procedures_Manual_for_Mapping_... 1.21 MB 1991 Details
This document, "Procedures Manual for Mapping Fish Habitat Along the Nearshore Zone of the Bay of Quinte" outlines the prefield and field methods used for habitat mapping, seining, and videotaping the nearshore zone of the Bay of Quinte. The effect of individual inventory parameters on fish production and habitat is reviewed. The manual also includes procedures for preparing habitat maps for digitization and creation of a GIS database.
Proceedings_of_the_workshop_on... 0.89 MB 1995 Details
This document, "Proceedings of the Workshop on the Creation of Channels and Ponds within Cattail Marshes on the Bay of Quinte, and a Conceptual Plan" is a summary of the workshop discussions and a conceptual plan outline for a project based on recommendations from the workshop. If implemented, theis project will be studied to determine its effectiveness.
Project_Quinte_-_Point_Source_... 15.75 MB 1986 Details
Point source phosphorus control and ecosystem response to it
Project_Quinte_-_The_Big_Clean... 29.49 MB 1999 Details
This report is the ninth in a series of water quality monitoring reports for the BQRAP. It includes background reference material compiled to support work to formulate abatement and remedial options, determine cleanup priorities, and monitor remedial actions and report progress. All findings and data are preliminary.
Project_Quinte_-_The_Big_Clean... 29.70 MB 2000 Details
This is the tenth report in the BQRAP monitoring report series, presenting preliminary findings and data from investigations, assessments and ecosystem monitoring conducted for the BQRAP.
quinte_report_2004_15_OCR1.pdf 1.85 MB 2006 Details
The 15th monitoring report, including background reference material for formulation of abatement and remedial options, monitoring remedial actions, and reporting progress. All findings and data are preliminary.
quinte_report_2005_16_OCR.pdf 1.98 MB 2007 Details
This report is the sixteenth in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported to formulate abatement and remedial options, monitor remedial actions and report progress.
quinte_report_2006_17_OCR.pdf 1.73 MB 2008 Details
This report is the seventeenth in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported to formulate abatement and remedial options, monitor remedial actions and report progress.
quinte_report_2007_18_OCR.pdf 3.15 MB 2009 Details
This report is the eighteenth in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported to formulate abatement and remedial options, monitor remedial actions and report progress.
Quinte_West_Waterfront_Regener... 2.78 MB 2000 Details
This plan proposes recommendations to regenerate the publicly owned waterfront. This plan represents only the first year of the project – the planning phase.
Quinte_West_Waterfront_Regener... 2.64 MB 2000 Details
This is Appendix A - Existing Conditions, for the Quinte West Waterfront Regeneration Plan (2000). It outlines the existing conditions of the Quinte West waterfront.
Quinte_West_Waterfront_Regener... 1.82 MB 2000 Details
This is Appendix B for the Quinte West Waterfront Regeneration Plan (2000). It is an addendum based on information provided by Heartland Environmental Design.
Quinte_West_Waterfront_Regener... 0.53 MB 2000 Details
This report is Appendix C for the Quinte West Waterfront Regeneration Plan (2000) and presents a concept plan for stormwater treatment and wetland enhancement project for the Quinte West waterfront regeneration plan.
Quinte_West_Waterfront_Regener... 0.75 MB 2000 Details
This is Appendix D for the Quinte West Waterfront Regeneration Plan (2000) and provides a concept plan for the Trent River bank stabilization project.
Quinte_West_Waterfront_Regener... 0.74 MB 2000 Details
This is Appendix E for the Quinte West Waterfront Regeneration Plan (2000) and provides a concept plan for the enhancement of the Robert Patrick Marina.
Quinte_West_Waterfront_Regener... 2.63 MB 2000 Details
This is Appendix F for the Quinte West Waterfront Regeneration Plan, and is a Phase I Environmental Site Assessment for the former Benedict-Proctor Manufacturing Site at 74 Ontario Street, City of Quinte West.
Report_1989_ocr.pdf 1.84 MB 1990 Details
This report is the first in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced as a BQRAP report. Historic and recent data are provided. All findings and data are preliminary.
Report_1990_ocr.pdf 5.16 MB 1991 Details
This report is the second in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced as a Bay of Quinte RAP report. Historic Project Quinte data are provided, the most recent Bay of Quinte RAP-Project Quinte undertakings are documented, and the initial findings reported. At this time, the information is BACKGROUND, REFERENCE MATERIAL only. The information is reported to aide formulation of abatement and remedial options, and develop the action plan to improve the bay's water quality.
Report_1991_ocr.pdf 6.05 MB 1992 Details
This report is the third in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. Traditional Project Quinte monitoring data are provided. Some of the recent Project Quinte undertakings are also summarized. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported to formulate abatement and remedial options, and to monitor remedial actions and report progress.
Report_1992_ocr.pdf 2.68 MB 1994 Details
This report is the fourth in a series of water quality monitosing reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. Traditional Project Quinte monitoring data are provided. Some of the recent Project Quinte undertakings are also summarized. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported to formulate abatement and remedial options, and monitor remedial actions and report progress.
Report_1993_ocr.pdf 2.78 MB 1995 Details
This report is the fifth in a series of water quality monitosing reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. Traditional Project Quinte monitoring data are provided. Some of the recent Project Quinte undertakings are also summarized. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported to formulate abatement and remedial options, and monitor remedial actions and report progress.
Report_1994_ocr.pdf 2.68 MB 1996 Details
This report is the sixth in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. Traditional Project Quinte monitoring data are provided. Some of the recent Project Quinte undertakings are also summarized. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported so to formulate abatemnt and remedial options, monitor reductions, and report progress.
Report_1995_ocr.pdf 1.69 MB 1997 Details
This report is the seventh in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. Traditional Project Quinte monitoring data are provided. Some of the recent Project Quinte undertakings are also summarized. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported so to formulate abatemnt and remedial options, monitor reductions, and report progress.
Report_1996_ocr.pdf 1.49 MB BQRAP Details
This report is the eighth in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. Traditional Project Quinte monitoring data are provided. Some of the recent Project Quinte undertakings are also summarized. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported so to formulate abatemnt and remedial options, monitor reductions, and report progress.
Report_1999-2000_ocr.pdf 3.84 MB 2001 Details
This report is the eleventh in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. Traditional Project Quinte monitoring data are provided. Some of the recent Project Quinte undertakings are also summarized. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported so to formulate abatemnt and remedial options, monitor reductions, and report progress.
Report_2001_ocr.pdf 4.18 MB 2003 Details
This report is the twelfth in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. Traditional Project Quinte monitoring data are provided. Some of the recent Project Quinte undertakings are also summarized. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported so to formulate abatemnt and remedial options, monitor reductions, and report progress.
Report_2002_ocr.pdf 2.39 MB 2004 Details
This report is the thirteenth in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. Traditional Project Quinte monitoring data are provided. Some of the recent Project Quinte undertakings are also summarized. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported so to formulate abatemnt and remedial options, monitor reductions, and report progress.
Report_2003_ocr.pdf 3.58 MB 2005 Details
This report is the fourteenth in a series of water quality monitoring reports produced by the Bay of Quinte RAP. Traditional Project Quinte monitoring data are provided. Some of the recent Project Quinte undertakings are also summarized. All information is background reference material. The information has been compiled and reported so to formulate abatemnt and remedial options, monitor reductions, and report progress.
Salt_Creek_Restoration_Plan.pd... 2.87 MB Details
This manual is designed to serve as a guide in these efforts. It sets out as much available information as possible, on the state of Salt Creek and its' surrounding landscape. This information is then put forward in such a way as to provide some direction, in terms of future landowner restoration activities. Finally, this manual includes details on methods which can be used by landowners in their future restoration efforts.
Sawguin_Creek_Marsh_Enhancemen... 3.73 MB 2010 Details
This report summarizes historical information regarding the Sawguin Creek Marsh Project as well as the preliminary planning, methodology, and results of the monitoring during the 2009 field season.
Sawguin_Creek_Marsh_Enhancemen... 0.92 MB 2000 Details
This report "Sawguin Creek Marsh Enhancement Project Assessment of Fish, Macrophytes and Amphibians 1999" summarizes the monitoring program results of fish, macrophyte and amphibian surveys for the first growing season after construction of 5.6km of channels and ponds dredged in 1998.
Sawguin_Creek_Marsh_Enhancemen... 1.16 MB 2001 Details
This report, "Sawguin Creek Marsh Enhancement Project Assessment of Fish, Macrophytes and Amphibians 2000" summarizes the results of fish, macrophyte and amphibian surveys conducted in the natural channels and artificial channels and ponds during 2000.
Sedimentation_and_Sediment_Res... 0.99 MB 1985 Details
Sedimentation and Sediment Resuspension in Lake Ontario
Spatial_Distribution_and_Popul... 1.77 MB 2003 Details
This report is the Canadian Technical Report of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 2479, It presents findings from two Ponar grab benthic surveys for zebra and guagga mussels in the Bay of Quinte, Lake Ontario, in 1998 and 2000 to identify the spatial distribution and population structure of these mussels (Dreissena polymorpha and Dreissena bugensis).
Spring_2010_Newsletter.pdf 4.23 MB 2010 Details
Newsletter 2010 Spring
Spring_2011_Newsletter_R.pdf 3.87 MB 2011 Details
Newsletter 2011 Spring
Status_of_Coastal_Wetland_Habi... 1.52 MB 2008 Details
The purpose of this study is to investigate the change in quality and quantity of coastal wetland habitat since 1985.
Status_Report_Pollution_Contro... 0.27 MB 2003 Details
This report, "Status Report Pollution Control Planning Bay of Quinte Municipalities", documents the status of pollution control planning (PCP) in the municipalities of Greater Napanee, Deseronto and the County of Prince Edward (Picton). Also included are recommendations to enable these municipalities to move the PCP process forward in their communities.
Summary_of_the_nearshore_habit... 0.88 MB 1993 Details
This document, "Summary of the Nearshore Habitat Inventory on the Bay of Quinte 1991-1993," summarizes the work done between 1991 and 1993 as part of the project to produce a habitat management plan for the Bay of Quinte, which would protect critical sites, determine areas in need of rehabilitation and allow development where it would not harm the Quinte ecosystem.
Summary_of_the_nearshore_habit... 0.52 MB 1992 Details
This report, "Summary of the Nearshore Habitat Inventory on the Bay of Quinte 1992 Field Season" summarizes a three year study, as part of the Remedial Action Plan, to inventory fish and wildlife habitat in the nearshore zone of the Bay. It was initiated in 1991, ultimately to: create a nearshore zone habitat map of the Bay; identify critical fish and wildlife habitat; and examine fish communitities within the nearshore zone. This doc is an overview of the work done in the 1992 field season.
The_binding_of_Pb,_Zn_and_othe... 0.81 MB 1995 Details
The binding of Pb, Zn and other metal ions in suspended riverine particiulate matter.
The_City_of_Belleville_Polluti... 17.68 MB 1997 Details
This report addresses water quality issues in the Bay of Quinte.
The_Salmon_River_Habitat_Strat... 2.18 MB 2005 Details
This report, "The Salmon River Habitat Strategy - Identifying Priority Sites for Habitat Restoration in the Salmon River Watershed", helps to identify the most cost-effective habitat restoration opportunities in the watershed. It presents a framework providing information about how much wetland, riparian and forest habitat is enough to sustain biological diversity and vital natural processes.
Trent_Hills_Natural_Heritage_S... 0.61 MB 2003 Details
The purpose of this report, "Trent Hills Natural Heritage Strategy Public Consultation Process", is to define the natural heritage system for the participating municipalities in the watershed, and to suggest ways they might develop a natural heritage system for the area and suggests methods for the protection and enhancement of the biological diversity. It also provides some recommendations aimed at ecosystem protection.
Trenton_Pollution_Control_Plan... 2.38 MB 1997 Details
The Phase 1 study consisted primarily of testing water quality along the Trent River and Bay of Quinte at Trenton, along with testing of the quality of discharges from storm sewers that drain Trenton. Water sampling was carried out in dry weather and wet weather. The sampling work took place between mid-July 1997 and early September 1997.
Trenton_Pollution_Control_Plan... 2.02 MB 1998 Details
This report, "Trenton Pollution Control Planning Study Phase 2 Project Report", provides information on bacterial and phosphorus contamination of Trenton’s storm sewer drainage, along with information on the impact on the Trent River and Bay of Quinte.
use_of_natural_habitat_and_art... 1.95 MB 1998 Details
This report, "Use of natural habitat and artificial nest sites by Blake Terns at an impoundment near Kingston, Ontario" documents a study carried out on black terns use of natural habitat and artificial platforms. This study suggests artificial platforms may encourage black terns to stay at a breeding site rather than prospect for other wetlands to nest in.
W3_Cold_Creek_a_Wetlands_Woodl... 1.23 MB 1997 Details
This document provides information on the W3 Cold Creek Demonstration Project, including the farms involved/impacted.
Waterfront_Redevelopment_Activ... 0.61 MB 2006 Details
This newsletter for Meyers Pier Park and Zwick’s Island provides information on the waterfront redevelopment activities and project summary.
Wetlands_Woodlands_Wildlife_De... 1.20 MB Details
This document, "Wetlands Woodlands Wildlife Demonstration Project Quinte Area" is a brief overview of the demonstration projects for the Wetlands/Woodlands/Wildlife project in the Quinte Area, including windbreaks, shelterbelts, streambank stabilization, planting for wildlife, fencing watercourses to provide buffer strips, silvipasture, ponds and lure crops.
Wildlife_management_and_crop_p... 9.68 MB 1996 Details
This document, "Wildlife Management and Crop Protection Options for High Value Crops in the Bay of Quinte Watershed (An Annotated Literature Survey)", compiled and provides information to protect crops, croplands, and farm productivity and to reduce conflict between wildlife and growers through increased wildlife management awareness and adoption of best management practices. Includes document on raccoons.
Wildlife_Management_and_Crop_P... 2.83 MB 1996 Details
This document, "Wildlife Management and Crop Protection Options for High Value Crops in the Bay of Quinte Watershed - White-Tailed Deer" provides information on the white-tailed deer, which was repeatedly identified as a significant source of conflict with agriculture in the Bay of Quinte Watershed.
Wildlife_Management_and_Crop_P... 4.20 MB 1996 Details
This report, "Wildlife Management and Crop Protection Options for High Value Crops in the Bay of Quinte Watershed", compiles and provides information necessary to protect crops, crop lands and farm productivity and to reduce conflict between wildlife and growers through increased wildlife management awareness and adoption of best management practices.
Work_Plan_Overview_OCR.pdf 0.11 MB 2006 Details
A brief introduction to the Work Plan 2006-2010, including past efforts, futue goals, and what the work plan document includes.