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KP 223 Weir

This weir is located 223 kilometres from the mouth of the Rivière Rupert, 2 km downstream of the confluence of the Rivière Rupert and Rivière à la Marte.

KP 223 weir schema

Objectives
  • Protect aquatic grass beds.
  • Preserve the area used by waterfowl during migration and breeding seasons.
  • Protect fishing and goose-hunting areas.
Movement of fish Enable fish to circulate freely.
Approximate area of influence, going upstream 47.3 km.
Date as of which the water level will be substantially maintained As of impoundment of the diversion bays in November 2009.

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