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2013-09-01 23:00:33

Kitsault Energy has received an Order from the National Energy Board of Canada for “the exportation of LNG”, dated 29 August 2013. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (PRWEB) September 01, 2013 The Kitsault Energy Team from British Columbia, Canada is visiting Beijing September 2 - 6 to meet with potential investors and customers in China for the export of LNG and Methanol from Northwest British Columbia, Canada. Mr. Krishnan Suthanthiran, the President of Kitsault Energy, will be a...

2013-08-21 12:21:21

TORONTO, Aug. 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Dominion Diamond Corporation (TSX: DDC, NYSE: DDC) (the "Company") will release its Fiscal 2014 Second Quarter results for the period ended July 31, 2013, after market hours on Wednesday, September 4th, 2013. Beginning at 8:30AM (ET) on Thursday, September 5th, the Company will host a conference call for analysts, investors and other interested parties. Listeners may access a live broadcast of the conference call on the Company's web site at...

2013-08-19 23:04:57

The President of Kitsault Energy, Mr. Krishnan Suthanthiran, is a Speaker and Chair at the NGL LNG Export Conference at the BMO Center, on August 19-20, 2013, Monday - Tuesday, in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Calgary, Alberta, Canada (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 Kitsault Energy has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with an Asian Oil and Gas Major to partner for the Development of Northeast BC and Northwest Alberta Natural Gas (NG) fields, NG Pipeline, Liquification of NG (Floating and...

2013-08-15 23:00:18

As summer gives way to fall, Good Health Naturally Wellness Center will sponsor the 2013 Peace and Justice Fair in Vancouver, WA on September 7th at Esther Short Park. This annual event showcases the hard work and creative spirit of individuals and organizations throughout the community who are dedicated to the ideals of peace and justice and committed to making the world a better place. Vancouver, WA (PRWEB) August 15, 2013 As a sponsor of the 2013 Vancouver Peace and Justice Fair,...

2013-08-09 16:20:12

OTTAWA, Aug. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Canada's Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, today announced that Parks Canada Underwater Archaeologists will return to Canada's Arctic to continue an expedition of international significance; the continuing search for the lost vessels HMS Erebus and HMS Terror, from the ill-fated Sir John Franklin voyage. "Our government is pleased to pull together for a fifth season both existing and new...

2013-07-12 23:25:04

Social intranet brings together 37 organizations in a virtual space across government, academia and the arts to accelerate the rebuilding effort in southern Alberta. Kitchener, ON (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 Igloo Software, a cloud intranet provider, today announced the launch of the AlbertaArtsRebuild intranet site in conjunction with Calgary Arts Development. The pro bono project is designed to bring together 37 organizations in a virtual space to assess the flood impact, facilitate...

2013-07-11 12:24:26

VANCOUVER, July 11, 2013 /CNW/ - The Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister of State (Sport), will sign a bilateral agreement on sport with the Government of British Columbia on Friday. The Honourable Coralee Oakes, Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development, will represent British Columbia. There will be a photo opportunity as the two ministers sign the agreement. This advisory is subject to change without notice. The details are as follows: Date:...

2013-07-02 16:21:40

CLEVELAND, July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) announced today that it has restarted its Wabush Scully mine that was temporarily idled due to the forest fires in the region since June 28. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101104/CLIFFSLOGO) The town of Wabush rescinded their emergency evacuation order and reduced the threat level back to an evacuation alert. Cliffs called back workers on Monday, July 1, and the Scully mine...

2013-06-28 20:20:34

CLEVELAND, June 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Cliffs Natural Resources Inc. (NYSE: CLF) (Paris: CLF) announced today that it has evacuated employees from its Wabush Scully mine and temporarily idled the operation due to the forest fires in the region. The mine and processing plant are located in the town of Wabush in Labrador. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101104/CLIFFSLOGO ) The Company stated that due to the rapidly changing wildfire, the safety of its workers and their...

2013-06-24 23:22:06

Weather and Wind Set the Stage in the Ride Across Ontario for Mental Health. Sponsored by Opus Workspace, Jessica VandenBussche and Riding Partner Theo Vanderlee Are Undertaking the Strong Free and Happy Bicycling Tour to Raise Awareness of the Benefits of Exercise; Unite Communities Over Sustainable Physical Activity; and Help The Canadian Mental Health Association With Their Mission to Improve Mental Health Resources. Wawa, Ontario (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 After two full days of cycling...


Latest Geography of Canada Reference Libraries

Plesiosaur, Turtle Lake Monster
2014-02-05 14:18:05

The Turtle Lake Monster is claimed to inhabit Turtle Lake in West Central Saskatchewan, Canada. Natives claim the monster may be a massive sturgeon and are nervous about the attention the monster may bring. An average of one encounter per year is reported. They date back to pre-settlement days when the Cree had a legend that people who entered the creature’s territory would not return. A couple of explanations to what the monster actually is, include it being a giant lake sturgeon or...

Aspen Parkland
2013-04-18 22:46:28

Aspen parkland is a reference to a very large area of transitional biome between prairie and boreal forest in two sections; the Peace River Country of northwestern Alberta that crosses the border into British Columbia, and a much larger area stretching from central Alberta, all across central Saskatchewan to south-central Manitoba near the US border. Aspen parkland is made up of groves of aspen poplars and spruce interspersed with areas of prairie grasslands, also intersected by large stream...

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2009-07-21 15:56:27

The snowbelt is a North American region that lies downwind of the Great lakes, where heavy snowfall is common on mostly the eastern and southern shores of the Great Lakes. Lake-effect snow is caused by cold air picking up moisture while crossing the lake and then releasing it as snow when the air cools over land. Throughout much of the winter, lakes produce lake-effect snow and continuously cloudy skies. This phenomenon continues as long as the air temperature is colder than the water...

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