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Re: E-M:/ Seaway Opening, Invasive Species to Follow



Add some more boats to the challenge of controlling invasive species.
 
 
The Welland Canal is known for the massive vessels that pass through its system of locks. But the canal's administrator wants smaller ships to feel welcome, too.

As the waterway opened its 176th season on Wednesday, the St. Lawrence Seaway Management Corp. and Transport Canada announced a reduction in lockage fees designed to attract more traffic to the 27-mile-long canal.

http://www.buffalonews.com/editorial/20050324/1024984.asp