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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In May/June 2010, a group of young Russians killed or wounded several policemen in the Maritime Provinces in the Russian Far East.
The evolution of the role of the CNS varies considerably in the three Maritime Provinces.
It doesn't even refer to a comparative "level of public services" throughout the Atlantic provinces; rather, it states that Newfoundland must be able to continue public services at the level and standard reached by 1957 without having to impose taxation rates more burdensome that those generally in the region compromising the 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.
The prostate cancer rate was 103/100,000 patients with mild psoriasis and 75/100,000 with moderate to severe psoriasis as opposed to 121/100,000 nationwide and 129/100,000 men in the general population of the two maritime provinces.
That trip took me to spectacular locations in Canada's maritime provinces such as Fundy National Park in New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island National Park.
She adjudicated in numerous music festivals throughout the Maritime provinces and was published in the areas of music education and the integration of the arts in the language arts curriculum.
Of special interest to Maritime Provinces veterans, the event will begin with a parade at 1030 hrs followed by a ceremony at Veterans Memorial Park at 1100 hrs.
Tourism chiefs are hoping to bring in large numbers of "staycation' holidaymakers as well as foreign visitors after the path was chosen by Lonely Planet as the world's greatest region ahead of attractions like the Ruta Maya in Central America, and Canada's Maritime Provinces.
Chesley was the first to introduce numerous medical techniques and inventions to the Maritime Provinces.
Greenwings breed from Alaska across Canada to the Maritime Provinces and in many northern states.
As part of their day the couple will take part in a walkabout, enjoy different types of music from the Maritime provinces, including Arcadian, Celtic and First Nations, and sample local delicacies - like chocolate covered potato crisps and the region's famous lobster.

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