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 Links

Montreal Flag Links related to Montreal presented in random order: Headlines No, dogs don’t have to be bilingual in Montreal Walking Home Elsewhere on the Web http://www.urbanecology.net http://www.ecocity2011.com www.montrealgeo.com http://www.savewestmountpark.com http://greenurbanistdotme.wordpress.com Interactive Map of Montreal Map of the Metro underground transportation system Map of Montreal’s Underground City ICAO Headquarters Tourisme Montréal Montreal Info Old Montreal …

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. Google Maps https://goo.gl/maps/NhH39mhvV6ptsLjJA Twitter @IndigenousWalks @IDI_Ottawa @ctvottawa @JanesWalkOtt @JaimeJiggs @ottawa_detours @Lansdowne_Park @cathmckenna @OttawaArtG @EcologyOttawa Headlines Canadian Capital Adventures …

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 hornbyisland.com cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia Heritage BC Heritage BC supports all people of British Columbia who champion the preservation and conservation …

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 …

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. – …

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. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/XSrfHxZekEyyEKe6A Elsewhere on the Web Saskatchewan Environmental Society Saskatchewan Tourism Education Council http://www.saskatchewantraveltales.com …

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. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/zo5A6r7ckyzCcU1JA Questions What would locals like visitors …

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 …

Pictou Landing

Photo: Dennis Jarvis, The Harold Key Links https://plfn.ca Mark Lang Song 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 …