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RICHMOND, BC, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Catalyst Paper (TSX:CYT) today announced an investment of nearly $16 million in the Rumford pulp and paper mill in Maine, U.S.
VANCOUVER, May 20, 2015 /CNW/ - The governments of Canada and British Columbia will provide over $582,000 in Canada Job Grant funding to Seaspan Shipyards to help 260 workers gain shipbuilding skills.
Kuusoft Corp. announced the deployment of digital menu boards and digital signage software for Famous Famiglia Pizzeria at Vancouver International Airport (YVR).
VANCOUVER, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Claude Mongeau, president and chief executive officer of CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI), said today Canada's trade agenda requires a policy framework that encourages
VANCOUVER, BC and MONTRÉAL, May 14, 2015 /CNW/ - The Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer - Commercialization of Research (IRICoR) at the Université de Montréal (UdeM) and The Centre
Members of the OceanWorks International team was on hand at the Vancouver Aquarium for the unveiling of a scale model of the OceanWorks designed subsea node presently deployed on the Venus cabled
LAX KW'ALAAMS, BC, May 13, 2015 /CNW/ - The Project 1.
RICHMOND, BC, May 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - With a continued sharp focus on operational excellence priorities, Catalyst Paper (TSX:CYT) today announced improved operating performance for the first
Drilling to test major core zone target for higher grades below gold-rich Mitchell deposit Drilling at Deep Kerr and Iron Cap Lower Zone to expand and refine block cave shapes
Healthcare Lead Generation Leader Recognized by TiE50 Silicon Valley International Awards Program Vancouver, British Columbia (PRWEB) May 08, 2015
The Thetis Lake monster is a cryptid described as a reptilian humanoid resembling “Gill-man” from “Creature From the Black Lagoon.” The sighting was reported by two teens in 1972 near Thetis Lake, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. They described it as being around five feet tall with three webbed toes and fingers. Barbed fins were on its skull, arms and legs. It was investigated by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, who stated, “the boys seem sincere, and until we determine...
Ogopogo is a cryptid lake monster claimed to inhabit Okanagan Lake in British Columbia, Canada. British Cryptozoologist Karl Shuker categorized the Ogopogo as a “many hump” variety of lake monster. He also claims the beast is a primitive serpentine whale similar to a basilosaurus. The original name for this creature was naitaka, which was given to it by the local Okanakane tribe. The name Ogopogo was inspired by the 1924 song “The Ogo-Pogo: The funny Fox-Trot”. It has been...
The grizzly bear (Ursus arctos horribilis), also known as the grizzly, the North American brown bear, or the silvertip bear, is one of many subspecies of the brown bear. It is typically found in upland areas of western North America. Its range once extended from Canada to Mexico and even into the western shores of the Hudson Bay in the east. Its range has been reduced to many areas of Canada, Alaska, and northwestern areas of the United States including Washington, Wyoming, Idaho, and...
Symbol: ASCA2 Group: Dicot Family: Aristolochiaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: L48 N CAN N Synonyms: ASCAC2 Asarum caudatum Lindl. var. caudatum British Columbia wildginger Distribution: County distributions for the following U.S. states are available at PLANTS:CA, ID, MT, OR, WA Classification: Kingdom Plantae – Plants Subkingdom Tracheobionta –...
The Kermode Bear, Ursus americanus kermodei, is a genetically-unique subspecies of black bear found in the central coast of British Columbia. The Kermodei subspecies ranges from Princess Royal Island to Prince Rupert Island on the coast, and inland toward Hazelton, British Columbia. It is named after Francis Kermodei, a naturalist and museum curator. The Kermode bear is noted for the appearance in their gene pool of a recessive trait that gives a small percentage of their population white...
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