Peace River


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Peace River

a river in W Canada, rising in British Columbia as the Finlay River and flowing northeast into the Slave River. Length: 1715 km (1065 miles)

Peace River

 

a river in Canada, a left tributary of the Slave River and part of the Mackenzie River system. Formed by the confluence of the Finlay and Parsnip rivers, which rise in the Rocky Mountains, the Peace River is 1,923 km long, measured from the source of the Finlay River. It drains an area of 324,300 sq km and is fed chiefly by snow. The mean flow rate at Fort St. John is 1,100 cu m per sec. The river is frozen from October through May. It is navigable except for a section at the Vermilion Chutes.

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is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company operating projects in North America's Piceance Basin (approximately 140,000 net acres) and Peace River Arch regions (approximately 11,000 net acres).
On July 9, the Chiefs-in-Assembly at the Assembly of First Nations Annual General Meeting in Montreal passed "Emergency AFN Resolution 39/2015, Site C Hydroelectric Dam on the Peace River.
Peace River MP Chris Warkentin commented "The Peace River Airport is a vital gateway for residents, businesses, trade and tourism in northern Alberta.
For current information on the upper tier market, contact Patty Sapp at Keller Williams Peace River Partners at (941) 628-6347 or e-mail pattysapp@kw.
The examination of prescribed burning by the Dene, Cree and Metis peoples in the central and upper Peace River area in the early 1900s was initiated in the 1970s by the late Henry T.
Certain information contained in this release is based on information provided to IRC by Peace River.
is an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company operating projects in North America's Piceance Basin (approximately 100,000 net acres) and Peace River Arch regions (approximately 11,000 net acres).
We will continue to work together, respectfully and collaboratively, with MLIB on projects which will bring economic benefits and opportunities to the Band and the Peace River region.
8220;We are truly lucky to have Bill Perrault join us here at Keller Williams Realty Peace River Partners,” says Team Leader Lynn Doty.
Northern Lakes College began offering dual credits to Peace River students in 2010 in partnership with Peace River School Division and Holy Family Catholic Regional Division.
Located approximately 800 kilometres north of Edmonton, Fort Vermilion enjoyed some early agricultural successes that, while impressive, were not particularly exceptional given the number of other new farming areas that had been established in the southern part of the Peace River District.
Penn West engaged Sproule Associates Limited ("Sproule") to independently evaluate certain of its resources contained on its lands located in the Peace River Oil Sands Project as at September 30, 2007.

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