The name Canada is derived from the Iroquoian word kanata, which means village. Canada is located in the northern portion of the continent of North America, extending, in general, from the 49th parallel northward to the islands of the Arctic Ocean. Its eastern and western boundaries are the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans respectively. Its land area totals 3,, square miles 9,, square kilometers. The easternmost portion of the country is a riverine and maritime environment, consisting of the provinces of Newfoundland, Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and New Brunswick.
List of Canadians
Famous Canadian Women's Historic Timeline -
TSE diagnosed in blood Thu, 15 Jul Listserve, seminar notes, conference abstract Below are some very exciting developments -- TSEs can now be detected in blood, including human, elk, deer, and sheep blood. But how can all this information can be several months old but only be available at obscure seminars? Why are draft papers not available? Having already gone public with their data in at least two places, this federal laboratory in Iowa would seemingly have to release all documents under America's Freedom of Information Act.
Economic history of Canada
Once communities got a toehold in these areas through greening, a community gardening movement was able to grow and mature. The American Community Gardening Association ACGA was formed in and has been the main advocate for national involvement in community greening since then. The same conditions did not hold in Canada. The first Canadian Community Gardening Network meeting was held in Montreal in and is very informal, communicating mainly electronically. While there has been some academic interest in surveying and inventorying the extent of community gardening in Canada, this have been quite limited.
Petersburg, including 20 paintings by great sixteenth to eighteenth-century Venetian masters, which return to Venice after centuries, appear alongside drawings and paintings from the Venetian civic collections, revealing shared aspects of collecting history between Venice and St. Works never before displayed in Italy and which indeed in some cases have never left the Hermitage are on show in Mestre, including two newly-attributed Carlevarijs and a singular late work by Jacopo Tintoretto that has never before been exhibited. The State Hermitage Museum holds one of the greatest collections of Venetian art in the world.