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Provinces of Canada

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Nunavut Maps

BACKGROUND Nunavut’s emergence resulted in the first major change to Canada’s political map since the incorporation of the province of Newfoundland in 1949. The region...
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Yukon Maps

HISTORY The territory is named after the Yukon River, the longest river in Yukon. It was populated by First Nations people, and the area escaped...
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Prince Edward Island Maps

ABOUT Prince Edward Island is named after Prince Edward Augustus, the Duke of Kent, who was the father of Queen Victoria. It is one of...
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Newfoundland and Labrador Maps

HISTORY The first brief European contact with Newfoundland and Labrador came about 1000 AD when the Vikings briefly settled in L’Anse aux Meadows. Around ...
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New Brunswick Maps

BACKGROUND New Brunswick was one of the first provinces to join together to form the Dominion of Canada in 1867, along with Ontario, Quebec and...
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Saskatchewan Maps

OUTLINE Saskatchewan is the central prairie in Canada that covers an area of 588,276 square kilometers, bounded on the west by Alberta, on the north...
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Manitoba Maps

HISTORY Manitoba is one of Canada’s 10 provinces, and the easternmost of the Prairie Provinces. It was officially recognized by the Government in 1870 as...
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Nova Scotia Maps

HISTORY AND CULTURE Nova Scotia is considered one of the first established areas in Canada. The province has a rich and diverse cultural life that...
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Quebec Maps

BACKGROUND Often regarded as ‘the most beautiful province’, Quebec is unique among North American destinations for its European feel, history, culture, and warmth. It is...
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Ontario Maps

About The Canadian province is named after Great Lake Ontario, which is derived from the word ‘Onitariio’ meaning ‘great lake’, or ‘beautiful water’ in the...