SS 10 – Terrestrial Ecozones of Canada

October 7, 2014


Canadian Newspapers – digital edition
– click on “Sign In” on upper right hand to log in

Wild Canada – CBC video

World Book Advanced – get an overview and definition of the topic

Global Issues in Context
Science in Context

WebPath Express

Canadian Encyclopedia – gives you a Canadian perspective

Atlas of Canada
Biophysical characteristics of terrestrial ecozones – Statistics Canada

Canadian Biodiversity Website – topics include: Conservation issues; Canada’s species; Canada’s ecozones, etc.
Canadian Heritage Gallery – you need to pay for the maps to get a good view of it, but it will give you an idea
Ecozone and Ecoregion Descriptions – topics include: Overview; Landforms & Climate; Wildlife; Plants; Human Activities

Forests in Canada – Natural Resources Canada – see the left side bar for links to different topics
Historical Maps of Canada

To look up a specific animal in Canada, use the following format:   animal history canada

Brief History of Bison
Buffalo Slaughter
– CBC article
Buffalo Hunt – Canadian Encyclopedia

Great Auk
Great Auk

Great Auk

Passenger Pigeon
Passenger Pigeon
Passenger Pigeon – Encyclopedia Smithsonian

Sea Otter
Sea Otter  – an overview from National Geographic
Sea Otter – Environment Canada

Sea Otter Fact sheet – an overview from Canadian Geographic, including Habitat, Behaviours, and Range
Wildlife in BC at Risk – BC Ministry of Environment

Whooping Crane
Whooping Crane
Whooping Crane
Whooping Crane – Canadian Encyclopedia
Whooping Crane – David Suzuki Foundation

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