Yukon

Photo: Keith Williams, Late Autumn Yukon is the westernmost and smallest of Canada’s three federal territories. Whitehorse is the territorial capital and Yukon’s only city. The territory was split from the Northwest Territories in 1898. Kluane National Park and Reserve – pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/yt/kluane – includes Mount Logan, Canada’s highest peak, as well as glaciers, trails and the Alsek River. …

Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park

Photo: Ken Lund, Glacier The Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park is the union of the Waterton Lakes National Park in Canada and the Glacier National Park in the United States. Both parks are declared Biosphere Reserves by UNESCO and their union as a World Heritage Site. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/9YRrqeHKdhwFamt56 World Heritage whc.unesco.org/en/list/354/ Elsewhere pc.gc.ca/en/culture/spm-whs/sites-canada/sec02l Photos Wikipedia …

Canada USA Borderlands

Photo: Denisbin, Rainbow Bridge Launching our new resource page documenting the borderlands of Canada and the USA. Wikipedia: The Canada–United States border (French: frontière Canada–États-Unis), is the longest international border in the world between two countries. Eight Canadian provinces and territories (Yukon, British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, and New Brunswick), and thirteen U.S. …

Manitoba

Photo: Ben Rodgers, CMHR The province of Manitoba is bordered by the provinces of Ontario to the east and Saskatchewan to the west, the territories of Nunavut to the north, and Northwest Territories to the northwest, and the US states of North Dakota and Minnesota to the south. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/1ffUbdrbYKtWLawd8 Headlines http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/manitoba-nature-conservancy-google-trekker-1.4125611 http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/winnipeg-s-inner-city-challenges-suburbs-to-build-community-1.3190967 http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/Bid-for-Manitobas-first-UN-world-heritage-site-moves-forward-263879681.html …

Edmonton

Photo: ICRT Canada Located in the heart of the western Canadian prairies, the capital of Alberta is home to 1.3 million people. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/bjdzB814GV3EGDyk7 Key Links edmonton.com exploreedmonton.com Hockey nhl.com/oilers Photos Planeta.com Alberta Alberta Links Canada Cities

Canada

Photo: James Wheeler, Moraine Lake Canada occupies most of northern North America, extending from the Atlantic Ocean in the east to the Pacific Ocean in the west and northward into the Arctic Ocean. Canada is bordered by the United States to the south and northwest. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/SAfmYjLtMFovW4jx5 Questions What would Canadians like visitors to know …

Canada Links

Canada flag Links related to Canada presented in somewhat random fashion: Four Corners The four corners of Canadian political subdivisions hypothetically meet at a point near 60° N 102° W. These are the provinces of Manitoba and Saskatchewan and the territories of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. Wikipedia Twitter @ICRT Canada @GillianWesleyNS @heidikarst @CityofEdmonton @NatureCanada …

Northwest Territories

Photo: NASA, Mackenzie River The Northwest Territories (French: les Territoires du Nord-Ouest; Athapascan languages: Denendeh; Inuvialuk: Nunatsiaq; Inuktitut: ᓄᓇᑦᓯᐊᖅ) is the most populous of the three territories in Northern Canada. The Northwest Territories is bordered by Canada’s two other territories, Nunavut to the east and Yukon to the west, and by the provinces of British …

Alberta Links

Alberta Flag Links related to Alberta presented in mostly random fashion: Headlines Alberta failing aboriginals in the oilsands area: unreleased report – Fort McMurray Today @FortMacToday @SPhillipsAB Embedded Tweets Canada touts itself "as a global leader" on climate and respect for indigenous communities, says @ErielTD. "But the reality is … not a single project that …

Alberta

Photo: James Wheeler, Dinosaur Provincial Park Alberta is a western province of Canada and is bounded by the provinces of British Columbia to the west and Saskatchewan to the east, the Northwest Territories to the north, and the U.S. state of Montana to the south. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/2iAs79fGv71iYPyX6 Photos Parks Banff National Park Planeta.com Alberta …