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Dredging carries on as harbor controversy swirls. Dredging operations at Oshawa harbor; which are expected to continue for at least another three weeks; are keeping the dredger Canadian Argosy busy. Harbor; for which a $40;000 expansion has been proposed; is centre of an environmental controversy. Opponents of the expansion say it will endanger marsh area and the economic need for the expansion hasn't been proven. The environmentalists want a wildlife study of the marsh area before the expansion goes ahead. Open in full size

Dredging carries on as harbor controversy swirls. Dredging operations at Oshawa harbor; which are expected to continue for at least another three weeks; are keeping the dredger Canadian Argosy busy. Harbor; for which a $40;000 expansion has been proposed; is centre of an environmental controversy. Opponents of the expansion say it will endanger marsh area and the economic need for the expansion hasn't been proven. The environmentalists want a wildlife study of the marsh area before the expansion goes ahead.

Picture, 1978, English

Dredging carries on as harbor controversy swirls. Dredging operations at Oshawa harbor; which are expected to continue for at least another three weeks; are keeping the dredger Canadian Argosy busy. Harbor; for which a $40;000 expansion has been proposed; is centre of an environmental controversy. Opponents of the expansion say it will endanger marsh area and the economic need for the expansion hasn't been proven. The environmentalists want a wildlife study of the marsh area before the expansion goes ahead.

Picture, 1978, English

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Canada - Ontario - Oshawa - Misc (-1979)

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0107285f