Technical Characteristics of the St. Lawrence Seaway and the Great Lakes System

Technical Characteristics of the St. Lawrence Seaway and the Great Lakes System

The St. Lawrence Seaway is the infrastructural link used for navigation between the St. Lawrence River at Montreal and Lake Erie at the end of the Welland Canal. Downstream, the St. Lawrence River Channel, which is dredged to insure a control depth of 10.5 meters (35 feet), extends to Quebec City.