Date: Thu, 17.04.08 08:50
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DW> I know there's a bridge across the strait to Sweden, but is there one
DW> across the Sjalland - Fyn strait too? I suppose it could be done, with
DW> lots of piers.
DW> There's a bridge here in Canada that links Prince Edward Island to the
DW> mainland, crossing part of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, which is also
DW> brackish water which freezes in winter. The piers of the bridge had to be
DW> carefully designed to resist the ice. They work just fine now. I'm not
DW> sure how they'll hold up if sea leval rises substantially.
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