Nunavut

Photo: Anders Sandberg, Lake Effect Nunavut is the newest, largest, and most northerly territory of Canada. It was separated officially from the Northwest Territories on April 1, 1999, via the Nunavut Act and the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement Act, though the boundaries had been drawn in 1993. The creation of Nunavut resulted in the first …

Niagara Falls

Photo: Ken Lund, Maid of the Mist Wikipedia: Niagara Falls is three waterfalls that straddle the international border between the Canadian province of Ontario and the US state of New York. They form the southern end of the Niagara Gorge. Elsewhere on the Web https://www.niagarafallsusa.com https://www.niagarafallstourism.com niagarafallsupclose.com niagara-power-vista Photos Artwork Wikipedia Niagara Falls Planeta.com USA …

Ottawa

Photo: John Talbot, Bicycle-friendly city Ottawa is the capital of Canada, and the fourth largest city in the country. The city stands on the south bank of the Ottawa River in the eastern portion of Southern Ontario. Twitter @IndigenousWalks @IDI_Ottawa @ctvottawa @JanesWalkOtt @JaimeJiggs @ottawa_detours @Lansdowne_Park @cathmckenna @OttawaArtG @EcologyOttawa Headlines Canadian Capital Adventures In Ottawa Facebook …

2019 Heart of the City

Poster Montreal – Park People’s Heart of the City Conference takes place June 12-14. Heart of the City is hosted by Park People (@Park_People ) an independent charity that supports and mobilizes people to help them activate the power of parks to improve quality of life in cities across Canada. Keynote speaker Jerome Dupras is both bassist …

NHL Links

Logo Links related to the NHL Elsewhere on the Web NHL Yahoo Current Players Tuukka_Rask (Finland) Wikipedia Stanley Cup playoffs Cities https://planeta.com/las-vegas https://planeta.com/new-york-city Boston https://planeta.com/st-louis Planeta.com National Hockey League Hockey Sports

Pictou Landing

Pictou Landing Australian singer-songwriter Mark Lang (Skipping Girl Vinegar) returns with new single ‘Pictou Landing’ ahead of an Australian Launch Tour. Based upon the man-made devastation of Nova Scotia, Canada’s Boat Harbour. The footage is taken by a short film Lang made whilst on tour in Canada you can see it here. PICTOU LANDING FILM: …

Banff National Park

Photo: Bernard Spragg, Bow River Banff National Park is Canada’s first national park and the flagship of the nation’s park system. The park encompasses more than 6,000 square kilometers of mountain wilderness and is part of the larger Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks UNESCO World Heritage Site. More than three million visitors a year make the …

Toronto

Photo: Paolo Rosa, Skyline Toronto is the most populous city in Canada and the provincial capital of Ontario Headlines Toronto Restaurant Fights Waste By Chopping Menu Prices Till Food Is Gone – NPR Planeta.com Toronto Links Canada Ontario

British Columbia Links

Flag Links related to British Columbia presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines A Fight to Save Indigenous Language, Culture – Information Week Exploring British Columbia’s Most Beautiful and Most Threatened Watershed – Outside Elsewhere on the Web http://www.hornbyisland.com http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia Heritage BC Heritage BC supports all people of British Columbia who champion the preservation and conservation …

Great Lakes

Photo: NASA Goddard, Great Lakes The Great Lakes (French: les Grands-Lacs) are a series of interconnected freshwater lakes located primarily in the upper mid-east region of North America, on the Canada–United States border, which connect to the Atlantic Ocean through the Saint Lawrence River. They consist of Lakes Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario. – …