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Breaking up the ice on Rideau River

624 views Michael Harrison April 7, 2014 Ottawa, Ontario Canada Date shot: April 6, 2014

This machine breaks up the ice on the lower Rideau River in Ottawa to prevent flooding. Earlier keys were cut in the ice and dynamite blasting used to make the initial openings in the thick ice.

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