TITLE

The manipulated river

AUTHOR(S)
Conniff, R.
PUB. DATE
August 1991
SOURCE
Yankee;Aug91, Vol. 55 Issue 8, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the Charles River, from its beginnings in Hopkinton, outside of Boston, to its end where it empties into Boston Harbor. Industrialized first 18 miles; Protected wetlands and flood control on next 20-mile section; Numerous dams; Manipulation of river by humans; Fights over sewage in river; End in basin; Water diversion by early mill operators; Recreation area; The Charles River in Boston.
ACCESSION #
9109090706

 

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