Atlantic Provinces


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Atlantic Provinces,

term used since 1949 to designate the Canadian provinces of Newfoundland and LabradorNewfoundland and Labrador
, province (2001 pop. 512,930), 156,185 sq mi (404,519 sq km), E Canada. The province consists of the island of Newfoundland and adjacent islands (2001 pop.
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, Nova ScotiaNova Scotia
[Lat.,=new Scotland], province (2001 pop. 908,007), 21,425 sq mi (55,491 sq km), E Canada. Geography

One of the Maritime Provinces, Nova Scotia comprises a mainland peninsula and, across the Canso Strait, the adjacent Cape Breton Island.
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, New BrunswickNew Brunswick,
province (2001 pop. 729,498), 28,345 sq mi (73,433 sq km), including 519 sq mi (1,345 sq km) of water surface, E Canada. Geography

One of the Maritime Provinces, New Brunswick is bounded on the N by Chaleur Bay and Quebec prov.
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, and Prince Edward IslandPrince Edward Island,
province (2001 pop. 135,294), 2,184 sq mi (5,657 sq km), E Canada, off N.B. and N.S. Geography

One of the Maritime Provinces, Prince Edward Island lies in the Gulf of St.
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We see that with the exception of the Atlantic Provinces, the current quarter's consumption growth exhibits a solid association with at least the first two lags of the ICA.
Culture is alive and well in the Atlantic provinces.
After two years of work, researchers presented their results, which were contributed to by experts from Quebec, the Atlantic Provinces and Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland.
Hardest hit were New England, northern New York, Quebec, eastern Ontario, and Canada's Atlantic Provinces.
6 boys per 1,000 live births, or twice the drop in the rest of Canada--occurred in the Atlantic provinces.
The Atlantic provinces are worried that the rest of Canada is no longer willing to share.
Unfortunately, no fine presses are represented from Saskatchewan or the Atlantic provinces.
Minor amounts of copper are recovered in the Atlantic provinces, the Yukon, and the Northwest Territories.
Atlantic Lottery is publicly owned by the four Atlantic provinces.
His latest appointment will see him acting as Lafarge s senior leader for all market areas and product lines in Ontario, Quebec and the Atlantic provinces, and will join the Board of Directors of Lafarge Canada Inc.
The Make-A-Wish[R] Atlantic Provinces foundation is the first nonprofit organization to be selected, and will appear on Ride On messages throughout May.
Environment Canada issued high winds, storm surges and blizzard warnings for most part of the Atlantic provinces.

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