Halifax Harbour Task Force : Final Report

By: Halifax Harbour Task Force, Nova Scotia)

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(Halifax Harbour Task Force, Nova Scotia). Halifax Harbour Task Force : Final Report. Submitted to the Minister of Envoironment, The Honourable John Leefe. (Halifax : Halifax Harbour Task Force), August 1990. Pp (10),3-84. Illustrated. Maps. Triple Column. 4to, illustrated white card covers, lettered in black and white. Contents : I. The Background. 1.0 The Halifax HarbourTask Force. 1.1 Why the Task Force Was Formed. 1.2 The Issues. 1.3 Ter-ms of Reference. 1.4 Approach. 1 5 This Report. 2.0 The Planning Context. 2.1 The Existing Sewage Collection System. 2.2 Existing Sewage Treatment Facilities. 2.3 Thc MAPC Report. 2.4 The Federal-Provincial Agreement. 2.5 Regulation of Sewage Discharges. 3.0 Sewage and Stormwater Management Alternatives. 3.1 Sewage: Sources and Characteristics. 3.2 Stormwater and Colnb~ned Sewage. 3.3 Sewage Treatment. 3.4 Sludge Management. 3.5 Costs. II. The Harbour Today. 4.0 Halifax Harbour: A Biophysical Description. 4.1 Circulation. 4.2 Sediments. 4.3 Harbour Subdivisions. 4.4 Harbour Ecosystem. 5.0 HarbourUses. 6.0 Environmental Quality in the Harbour Today. 6.1 Environmental Qu ality Concerns. 6.2 Sources and Type of Pollutants Entering Halifax Harbour. 6.3 The Envtronmental Health of the Harbour. III. Setting Objectives. 7.0 What the Public Said. 8.0 Environmental Quality Objectives and Guidelines. 8.1 General Principles. 8.2 Environmental Quality Guidelines. 8.3 Priority Areas for Environn~e~ltal Protection. 9.0 Scientific Analysis. 9.1 Dispersiort. 9.2 Dilutioli. 9.3 Sediments. 9.4 ASA Conclusions. IV The Regional Sewage Treatment System. 10.0 Selection of Outfall Site. 10.1 Dispersion Versus Containment. 10.2 Evaluation of Outfall Locations. 10.3 Outfall Site Selection. 11.0 Treatment Level. 11.1 Factors Intluencing Choice of TreatmentLevel. 11.2 Treatn~ent Level Selection. 11.3 Sludge Management. 12.0 Sitin g Treatment Facilities. 12.1 Local lrnpacts. 12.2 Potential Sites. V. Integrated Harbour Management. 13.0 Harbour Management. 13.1 Combined Sewer Outfalls. 13.2 Mill Cove. Eastern Passage and Herring Cove. 13.3 Other Aspects of Harbour Management. Recommendations. Bibliography. Glossary. Small cigarette burn to front cover, else very good. 40.00

Title: Halifax Harbour Task Force : Final Report

Author Name: Halifax Harbour Task Force, Nova Scotia)

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Publisher: Halifax Harbour Task Force, Halifax, 1990,:

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