More Information and References

Organizations Involved in Great Lakes Work

Nutrient Sources in Western Durham

Marine Weather Conditions

Cladophora and Mussel Issues in the Great Lakes

Water Quality and Physical Dynamics in the Great Lakes

Water quality and hydrodynamics:
Rao, Y.R., Milne, J.E., and Marvin, C.H. (2012) Hydrodynamics and water quality in western Lake Ontario. Journal of Great Lakes Research 38: 91-98.

Chomicki, K.M., Howell, E.T., Defields, E., Dumas, A., and Taylor, W.D. (2016)  Factors influencing the phosphorus distribution near the mouth of the Grand River, Ontario, Lake Erie.  Journal of Great Lakes Research 42:

Taste and odor issues:
Skafel, M.G. and Yerubandi, R.R. (2003) Physical processes in western Lake Ontario during a taste and odour episode. Canadian Coastal Conference.

Rao, Y.R., Skafel, M.G., Howell, T., and Murthy, R.C. (2003) Physical Processes Controlling Taste and Odor Episodes in Lake Ontario Drinking Water. Journal of Great Lakes Research 29(1): 70-78.

Emerging Great Lakes Research

References

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Auer, M.T., Gatzke, T.L. (2004). The spring runoff period, thermal bar formation, and cross margin transport in Lake Superior. Journal of Great Lakes Research 30(S1): 64-81.

Beletsky, D. Saylor, J.H., and Schwab, D.J. (1999) Mean Circulation in the Great Lakes. Journal of Great Lakes Research 25(1): 78-93.

Booty, W.G., Wong, I., Bowen, G.S., Fong, P., McCrimmon, C., and Leon, L. (2013 – in press) Loading estimate methods to support integrated watershed-lake modelling: Duffins Creek, Lake Ontario. Water Quality Research Journal of Canada.

Bowen G.S. and Booty, W.G. (2012a). Tributary Loads to Lake Ontario. Presentation Lake Ontario Collaborative Workshop, Black Creek Pioneer Village. November 20, 2012.

Bowen G.S. and Booty, W.G. (2012b). Estimates of Phosphorus Loads to Nearshore of Lake Ontario. November 2012. Presentation to Duffin WPCP Outfall EA Study Advisory Committee.

CH2MHILL, (2013) Environmental Study Report Class Environmental Assessment to Address Outfall Capacity Limitations at the Duffin Creek Water Pollution Control Plant. CH2M Hill Canada Limited.

Csanady, G. T. (1972) The Coastal Boundary Layer in Lake Ontario: Part II. The Summer-Fall Regime. Journal of Physical Oceanography 2: 168-176.

Dillon, P.J., and Molot, L.A. (2005), Long-term trends in catchment export and lake retention of dissolved organic carbon, dissolved organic nitrogen, total iron, and total phosphorus: The Dorset, Ontario, study, 1978-1998, J. Geophys. Res., 110, G01002, doi:10.1029/2004JG000003.

Eimers, M.C., Winter, J.G., Scheider, W.A., Watmough, S.A., and Nicholls, K.H. (2005) RecentChanges and Patterns in the Water Chemistry of Lake Simcoe. Journal of Great Lakes Research 31: 322-332.

Higgins, S.N., Pennuto, C.M., Howell, E.T., Lewis, T.W., and Makarewicz, J.C. (2012) Urban influences on Cladophora blooms in Lake Ontario. Journal of Great Lakes Research 38(S4): 116-123.

Howell, E.T., Chomicki, K.M., and Kaltenecker, G. (2012a) Tributary discharge, lake circulation, and lake biology as drivers of water quality in the Canadian Nearshore of Lake Ontario. Journal of Great Lakes Research 38(S4): 47-61.

Howell, E.T., Chomicki, K.M., and Kaltenecker, G. (2012b) Patterns in water quality on Canadian shores of Lake Ontario: Correspondence with proximity to land and level of urbanization. Journal of Great Lakes Research 38 (S4): 32-46.

Leon, L.F., Smith, R.E.H., Malkin, S.Y., Depew, D., Hipsey, M.R., Antenucci, J.P., Higgins, S.N., Hecky, R.E., Rao, R.Y. (2012). Nested 3D modeling of the spatial dynamics of nutrients and phytoplankton in a Lake Ontario nearshore zone. Journal of Great Lakes Research 38(S4): 171-183.

Makarewicz, J.C., Lewis, T.W., Pennuto, C.M., Atkinson, J.F., Edwards, W.J., Boyer, G.L., Howell, E.T., and Thomas, G. (2012) Physical and chemical characteristics of the nearshore zone of Lake Ontario. Journal of Great Lakes Research 38(S4): 21-31.

Makarewicz, J.C., Lewis, T.W., Boyer, G.L., and Edwards, W.J. (2012b) The influence of streams on nearshore water chemistry, Lake Ontario. Journal of Great Lakes Research 38(S4): 62-71.

Makarewicz, J.C., Booty, W.G., and Bowen, G.S. (2012c) Tributary phosphorus loading to Lake Ontario. Journal of Great Lakes Research 38(S4): 14-20.

Malkin, S.Y., Dove, A., Depew, D., Smith, R.E., Guildford, S.J., and Hecky, R.E. (2010) Spatiotemporal patterns of water quality in Lake Ontario and their implications for nuisance growth of Cladophora. Journal of Great Lakes Research, 36(3): 477-489.

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (2013)

Ontario Ministry of the Environment (2012). The chemical water quality of Lake Nipissing 2003-2004. Queen’s Printer for Ontario.

Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources (2013)