|Explore the Rideau Canal
and Friends of the Rideau
by following these links:
The Rideau Canal
What's A Rideau
Map of the Rideau
How A Lock Works
Why should you be worried about the waves your boat makes? The main concern is shoreline habitat. Erosion caused by passing boats can hurt aquatic ecosystems causing damage to birds, fish and amphibians. To find out how this happens and what you can do about it just click on the rocking boat icon below.
but if you're in a hurry, use the links below:
Intro | Symbols | Wake Damage | Habitat | Eggs | Enforcing "No Wake"
Preventing Wake Damage | Activities | Boater's Quiz | Projects at Home
What's Wrong | Glossary | Links | Credits | Game | Wordsearch
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