Freshwater runoffs of the St. Lawrence at the height of Québec City

Methodology: The monthly mean run off is estimated using a one dimensional model using the Bourgault et al. method.

Source identification:


Modelling and Operational Oceanography Division, Canadian Hydrographic Service - Quebec Region, Maurice Lamontagne Institute, Fisheries and Oceans Canada.


Bourgault, D., and V.G. Koutitonsky, 1999. Real-Time Monitoring of the Freshwater Discharge at the Head of the St. Lawrence Estuary. ATMOSPHERE-OCEAN, 37, 203-220.

Access the data on OGSL's web site FRESHWATER RUNOFFS - Quebec city.

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Additional Info

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Author Pêches et Océans Canada
Maintainer Denis Lefaivre
Last Updated June 10, 2019, 11:39 (EDT)
Created April 12, 2017, 10:23 (EDT)
Couverture temporelle 1955/