Maritime Provinces


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Maritime Provinces

or

Maritimes,

Canada, term applied to 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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, which before the formation of the Canadian confederation (1867) were politically distinct from Canada proper.
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The evolution of the role of the CNS varies considerably in the three Maritime Provinces.
Therefore, to appreciate the constitutional structure of the present-day Maritime provinces, it is necessary to delve into the question of how these former colonies acquired their constitutions, and what these constitutional provisions were.
In addition, on January 20, 1997, Tax Executives Institute testified in support of proposed legislation harmonizing the federal GST and provincial sales tax systems in the Maritime Provinces.
In Canada's Maritime Provinces on the East Coast, the major tire recycler is Tire Recycling Atlantic Canada Corp.
Overall, he said in an interview, the school, which generally draws its student body from the Maritime provinces, is in good shape.
But while Ottawa and Queen's Park are still bickering over the cost of settling new immigrants, the Maritime provinces have launched an aggressive push to attract skilled newcomers to the East Coast, especially those with money.
Molson's new brewery is scheduled to open in January 2007, with intent to serve the Maritime provinces.
The government said that Environment Canada's Convair 580 aircraft from the National Research Council of Canada's Institute for Aerospace Research will be involved in two airborne field studies between July 19 and August 20, the first above Cleveland, OH and the second above the Maritime Provinces "during episodes of a pollution build-up.
1) Twenty years before the actual formation of the United Church of Canada, a lesser-known ecclesial union was achieved when three Maritime Baptist denominations came together in 1905 and 1906 to create the United Baptist Convention of the Maritime Provinces (UBCMP).
Dominico Pavone has been named territory sales manager for Canada, serving Quebec and the Maritime Provinces.
Last year we had people from all over the Maritime provinces, and this year we've already had responses and enquiries from the U.
Even in Canada's Maritime Provinces, where step dancing is omnipresent, Farquhar stands out for his rhythm, timing (he can tap at four times the speed of a typical step beat), precision, and stage presence.

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