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provinces

reigonal political divisions (states)

nunavut

the newest territory of canada

indigenous

canadas native people

glaciers

giant sheets of ice

tundra

a treeless plain where the first inch of soil is frozen permenently frozen

service industries

business such as banking and education

newfoundland

known for the best fishing land in the world

maritime provinces

one of the best fishing grounds

overfishing

when too many fish have been taken out without giving time for the species to reproduce

halifax

a major shipping center

quebec

canadas largest province

montreal

an important port on the st.lawrence river it is canadas second largest city and a major financial and industrial center

ontario

canadas second largest province

toronto

the capital of ontario is the largest city in canada

ottowa

the capital of canada

manitobia

farming and ranching are the main ecomonic activites found here

saskatchewan

farming and ranching are the main economic activites there is also oil reserves found here

alberta

largest oil reserves found in this country

british columbia

helps make canada the worlds leading producer of newsprint

colony

an overseas territory that is ruled by a parent country

dominion

when a country has its own government to run local affairs

parliamentary democracy

when voters elect representatives to a law making body called parliament

bilingual

a country with two official languages

autonomy

the right to govern themselves

vancouver

a bustling trade center and the nations main pacific port

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