Canada Links

Canada flag Links related to Canada presented in somewhat random fashion: Indigenous History Month How an Inuk artist drew on Arctic Indigenous culture to design a Twitter emoji https://t.co/Twv4ZPwMj1 — Indigitization (@Indigitization) July 6, 2020 Four Corners The four corners of Canadian political subdivisions hypothetically meet at a point near 60° N 102° W. These …

Canada Day

Photo Canada Day (French: Fête du Canada) is the national day of Canada. A federal statutory holiday, it celebrates the anniversary of the July 1, 1867, enactment of the Constitution Act, 1867 (then called the British North America Act, 1867), which united the three separate colonies of Canada, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick into a …

Wild Canada

Photo: Daniel Case, Hikers watching animals from summit of Engigstciak, Ivvavik National Park Events July 16 Parks Day (third Saturday in July) http://www.parks-parcs.ca/english/cpc/parksday.php http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/voyage-travel/special/journee-parcs-parks-day.aspx Headlines https://www.desmog.ca/2017/08/25/canada-has-three-years-increase-protected-areas-60-and-um-it-s-not-going-be-easy http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/canada-has-the-most-lakes-of-any-country-but-we-know-very-little-1.3898162 http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/unesco-world-heritage-sites-threats-oil-gas-1.3759713 Jasper mayor says park infrastructure exposes people to nature, helps them appreciate conservation – CBC http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/politics/watchdog-group-critical-of-parks-canada-management/article30848232 http://cpaws.org/uploads/CPAWS-Parks-Report-2016.pdf (PDF) Private tour operator accused of snapping up B.C. provincial …

Yukon

Photo: Keith Williams, Late Autumn Yukon is the westernmost and smallest of the three federal territories in Canada. Whitehorse is the territorial capital and Yukon’s only city. The territory was split from the Northwest Territories in 1898. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/rvTRnb7psxJdbcPJ9 Whitehorse The Wilderness City whitehorse.ca – @city_whitehorse Embedded Tweets Want to check out the entire Yukon issue of …

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. Google Maps goo.gl/maps/afQg8wK1f9CGiXww6 Voyageur Trail Association voyageurtrail.ca Leamington peleewings.ca – Facebook Wikipedia Twitter @KelseyMJohansen @MikeSchreiner Cities Ottawa Toronto Guelph Parks Point …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …