Mexico’s Monarch Butterfly Sanctuaries

Photo: Marlene Ehrenberg, Monarch Butterflies Updating. 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 protected areas …

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 Mapsgoo.gl/maps/zo5A6r7ckyzCcU1JA Questions What would locals like visitors to …

Montreal Links

Montreal Flag Links related to Montreal presented in random order: HeadlinesNo, dogs don’t have to be bilingual in Montreal Walking Home Elsewhere on the WebMontréal Urban Ecology Centre @EcologieUrbaineurbanecology.netecocity2011.commontrealgeo.comsavewestmountpark.comhttp://greenurbanistdotme.wordpress.comInteractive Map of MontrealMap of the Metro underground transportation systemMap of Montreal’s Underground CityICAO HeadquartersTourisme MontréalMontreal InfoOld MontrealOld Port of MontrealThe Biosphère MuseumThe Montreal BiodômeThe Montreal InsectariumMontreal …

Calgary Stampede

Logo Calgary, Alberta – The Calgary Stampede is a gathering place that hosts, educates, and entertains visitors from around the world. The community organization preserves and promotes western heritage, cultures and community spirit. There are two C-Train stations at Stampede Park: Stampede Station and Erlton Station. Key Links https://www.calgarystampede.comhttps://www.calgarystampede.com/stampede/schedulehttps://www.calgarystampede.com/blog/https://www.facebook.com/calgarystampedehttps://www.flickr.com/photos/calgarystampede Embedded Tweets Videos Twitter WikipediaCalgary Stampede …

Wild Canada

Photo: Daniel Case, Hikers watching animals from summit of Engigstciak, Ivvavik National Park EventsJuly 16 Parks Day (third Saturday in July)http://www.parks-parcs.ca/english/cpc/parksday.phphttp://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/voyage-travel/special/journee-parcs-parks-day.aspx Headlineshttps://www.desmog.ca/2017/08/25/canada-has-three-years-increase-protected-areas-60-and-um-it-s-not-going-be-easyhttp://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/canada-has-the-most-lakes-of-any-country-but-we-know-very-little-1.3898162http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/unesco-world-heritage-sites-threats-oil-gas-1.3759713Jasper mayor says park infrastructure exposes people to nature, helps them appreciate conservation – CBChttp://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/watchdog-group-critical-of-parks-canada-management/article30848232http://cpaws.org/uploads/CPAWS-Parks-Report-2016.pdf (PDF)Private tour operator accused of snapping up B.C. provincial campsitesStorytime app livens up summer road trips through Alberta and …

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 Linkswinnipeg.caparkmaps.winnipeg.catourismwinnipeg.com Hockeynhl.com/[email protected] MTS Place is an indoor sports arena and entertainment venue in downtown Winnipeg. The arena is the home of the Winnipeg Jets …

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 …

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. – …

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 Mapsgoo.gl/maps/1ffUbdrbYKtWLawd8 Headlineshttp://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/manitoba-nature-conservancy-google-trekker-1.4125611http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/winnipeg-s-inner-city-challenges-suburbs-to-build-community-1.3190967http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/local/Bid-for-Manitobas-first-UN-world-heritage-site-moves-forward-263879681.html Tourism [email protected]://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected] Parksgov.mb.ca/sd/parks/ Hockeyhttp://www.hockeymanitoba.ca …

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 Mapsgoo.gl/maps/2iAs79fGv71iYPyX6 Photos Cities Parks Planeta.com