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 Links

Toronto flag Links related to Toronto presented in somewhat random fashion: Places to visit Chocosol, 1131 St. Clair Avenue West https://www.facebook.com/ChocoSolTraders https://twitter.com/ChocoSolTraders Headlines http://boingboing.net/2017/08/05/toronto-the-goodbye.html https://www.utoronto.ca/news/u-t-joins-global-biodiversity-heritage-library-digitize-archive-science-literature Sparking Change Toronto’s Farmers’ Markets: St. Lawrence Market Events June Summer Solstice October imagineNATIVE Twitter @ocReLEAF @ConsulMexTor @RudkinDave @ROMToronto @ROMPalaeo https://twitter.com/parkdalewalking https://twitter.com/GreenLineTO https://twitter.com/Walk_TO https://twitter.com/MoreMossPark https://twitter.com/ChocoSolTraders Sports BMO Field Elsewhere on …

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 …

British Columbia

Photo: Ken Lund, Victoria British Columbia (BC) is bordered by the Pacific Ocean on the west side, by the US state of Alaska to the northwest and parts of the west, on the north by Yukon and the Northwest Territories, on the east by the province of Alberta, and on the south by the states …

New Brunswick

Photo: Viaje a Canada, Festival acadiano en Caraquet Wikipedia: New Brunswick is one of four Atlantic provinces on the east coast of Canada. The Indigenous inhabitants of the land at the time of European colonization were the Mi’kmaq, the Maliseet, and the Passamaquoddy peoples, aligned politically within the Wabanaki Confederacy, many of whom still reside …

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 Indigenous Cultures First Peoples’ Cultural Council (FPCC) – @_FPCC – Flickr https://www.aboriginalbc.com – @AtBC_Updates http://www.aboriginalbc.com/blog/top-5-spring-aboriginal-adventures Flickr …

Ontario

Photo: James Wheeler, Green Baracade Ontario is bordered by the province of Manitoba to the west, Hudson Bay and James Bay to the north, and Quebec to the east, and to the south by the U.S. states of Minnesota, Michigan, New York, Ohio and Pennsylvania. Cities Ottawa Toronto Guelph Planeta.com Canada Canada Links

Ottawa

Photo 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 @TheOttawaValley @IDI_Ottawa @ctvottawa @gemwebb @JanesWalkOtt @JaimeJiggs @ottawa_detours @Lansdowne_Park @cathmckenna @OttawaArtG @EcologyOttawa Facebook https://www.facebook.com/ottawaartgallery Wikipedia Ottawa Where to eat in Ottawa …

Saskatchewan

Photo: Canada Tourism, Dog sledding Saskatchewan is bordered on the west by Alberta , on the north by the Northwest Territories, on the east by Manitoba , and on the south by the U.S. states of Montana and North Dakota. Elsewhere on the Web Saskatchewan Environmental Society Saskatchewan Tourism Education Council http://www.saskatchewantraveltales.com The Saskatchewan River …

Cree

Indigenous Peoples Wikipedia: The Cree (Cree: Nēhiyaw; French: Cri) are one of the largest groups of First Nations in North America, with over 200,000 members living in Canada. The major proportion of Cree in Canada live north and west of Lake Superior, in Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. About 38,000 live …