Manicouagan


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Manicouagan

(mănĭkwäg`ən), river, 310 mi (499 km) long, rising in E central Que., Canada, and flowing S to the St. Lawrence River near Baie Comeau. The river is an important source of hydroelectricity; the Daniel Johnson Dam on the river forms the Manicouagan ReservoirManicouagan Reservoir
, annular artifical lake, 750 sq mi (1,942 sq km), SE Que., Canada, in a heavily forested area of the Canadian Shield. It has a maximum depth of 1,150 ft (300 m).
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Except for Manicouagan, a sprawling constituency on the North Shore of the St.
Craters large and small Crater Size (km) Vredefort (Free State, South Africa) 300 Sudbury (Ontario, Canada) 130 Chicxulub (Yucatan, Mexico) 240 Popigai (Siberia) 100 Manicouagan (Quebec, Canada) 100 Acraman (South Australia) 90 Chesapeake Bay (Virginia, USA) 85 Morokweng (Kalahari Desert) 70 Kara (Yugorsky Peninsula, Russia) 65 Beaverhead (Idaho, USA) 60 Table 13.
Since 1998, Playwrights Workshop Montreal (PWM) has run a translation workshop in Tadoussac, a town in the Cote-Nord Manicouagan region of Eastern Quebec, in the home of the late translator Bill Glassco.
The incident spurred Audette to decide to run in the next federal election for the Liberal party in the Quebec riding of Manicouagan.
Large rivers like the Manicouagan, Outardes, Betsiamites and Sainte-Marguerite once tumbled over countless rapids as they descended from the lakes, streams and bogs of the Labrador tablelands toward the Gulf.
The Romaine was the last of the big wild rivers in Nitassinan, which Hydro-Quebec is in the process of transforming into a series of reservoirs, like the Manicouagan, Outardes, Bersimis, and Ste.
In 1973 delegates and accompanying persons had the option of taking a day trip to Montreal or to the Saguenay--Lac-Saint-Jean region with a visit to the Daniel Johnson Dam on the Manicouagan River.
En 1973, les delegues et leurs accompagnateurs disposent d'une journee pour visiter soit Montreal, soit le Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean et la CoteNord, avec une visite au barrage Daniel-Johnson sur la riviere Manicouagan.
New to Ottawa are Innu leader Peter Penashue, who won for the Conservatives in the Labrador riding, and two NDP representatives, Cree leader Romeo Saganash in Abitibi-Baie-James-Nunavik-Eeyou, in northern Quebec, and Jonathan Genest-Jourdain, an Innu in the Quebec riding of Manicouagan.
3]/s) and three large rivers on the north shore--the Betsiamites, Aux Outardes and Manicouagan rivers, which have a combined discharge of 1600 [m.
of Montreal said on Wednesday it had sold its 60 percent indirect stake in the Manicouagan Power Co.