Winnipeg

Photo: Ben Rodgers, Skyline Winnipeg is the capital and largest city of the province of Manitoba in Canada. It is located at the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine Rivers. Key Links http://www.winnipeg.ca https://parkmaps.winnipeg.ca http://www.tourismwinnipeg.com Hockey https://www.nhl.com/jets @NHLJets Bell MTS Place is an indoor sports arena and entertainment venue in downtown Winnipeg. The arena is …

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. 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 Tourism Portals http://www.travelmanitoba.com …

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. Photos Wiki Alberta Planeta.com Canada Calgary Edmonton

Great Lakes

Photo: NASA Goddard, Great Lakes The Great Lakes (French: les Grands-Lacs), also called the Laurentian Great Lakes and the Great Lakes of North America, 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 …

Mexico’s Monarch Butterfly Sanctuaries

Photo: Marlene Ehrenberg, Monarch Butterflies Updating for 2018. Suggestions are welcome. Mexico – The country’s most visited protected area showcases a natural marvel and mark your calendar — butterfly season lasts from November to March. Sanctuaries in the states of Mexico and Michoacan open their tourist services to the public from November to March. These …

North America

Photo: NASA Goddard Planeta.com documents North America — the three NAFTA countries (Canada, Mexico and the United States) and the rest of the continent including Central America and the Caribbean. Here we review regional efforts and preview upcoming events. Translating: What is North American identity? ¿Cuál es la identidad de América del Norte? Quelle est …

Calgary

Photo: Dave Bloggs, Bridge Calgary is located in a region of foothills and high plains, approximately 80 kilometers (50 miles) east of the Canadian Rockies. Calgary is popular place for winter sports with a number of major mountain resorts nearby Palentology lovers will find Dinosaur Provincial Park, a Unesco World Heritage site, two hours east …

Montreal

Photo: Laurie Illan Montreal is the populous municipality in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second-most populous municipality in Canada as a whole. Originally called Ville-Marie, or “City of Mary”, it is named after Mount Royal, the triple-peaked hill in the heart of the city. Headlines no-dogs-don-t-have-to-be-bilingual-in-montreal Walking Home Elsewhere on the Web http://www.urbanecology.net …

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. Embedded Tweets Want to check out the entire Yukon issue of @acsmagazine? Look no further than clicking the link below. https://t.co/QJXGudZui0 — Tara …

Toronto

Toronto is the most populous city in Canada and the provincial capital of Ontario, Wiki http://planeta.wikispaces.com/toronto Planeta.com http://planeta.wikispaces.com/canada http://planeta.wikispaces.com/ontario