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Biosphere Reserves Of Canada
Biosphere Reserve, UNESCO Biosphere Reserves are environment-protected scientific-research institutions of international status that are created with the intent for conservation in a natural state the most typical natural complexes of biosphere, conducting background ecological monitoring, studying of the surrounding natural environment, its changes under the activity of human impact on the environment, anthropogenic factors. Biosphere Preserves are created on the base of nature preserves or national parks including to their composition territories and objects of other categories of nature-preserving fund and other lands as well as including in the established order the World Network of Biosphere Reserves in the UNESCO framework "Man and the Biosphere Programme". List of Biosphere Reserves Canada's 18 UNESCO Biosphere Reserves encompassing a total area of . See also *Wildlife of Canada *List of World Heritage Sites in Canada References

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Biosphere Reserve
A nature reserve (also known as a natural reserve, wildlife refuge, wildlife sanctuary, biosphere reserve or bioreserve, natural or nature preserve, or nature conservation area) is a protected area Protected areas or conservation areas are locations which receive protection because of their recognized natural, ecological or cultural values. There are several kinds of protected areas, which vary by level of protection depending on the ena ... of importance for flora Flora is all the plant Plants are predominantly photosynthetic Photosynthesis is a process used by plants and other organisms to Energy transformation, convert light energy into chemical energy that, through cellular respiration, ca ..., fauna Fauna is all of the animal Animals (also called Metazoa) are multicellular eukaryotic organisms that form the Kingdom (biology), biological kingdom Animalia. With few exceptions, animals Heterotroph, consume organic material, Cellular r ..., o ...
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Clayoquot Sound - Near Tofino - Vancouver Island BC - Canada - 08
Clayoquot is an anglicization of the Nuu-chah-nulth language name "Tla-o-qui-aht", one of the indigenous tribes of the region so named. It may refer to: *Clayoquot, British Columbia, historically also known as Port Cox, a community on Stubbs Island, just northwest of Tofino, British Columbia *Clayoquot Sound and the associated region, including: **the Clayoquot River ***Clayoqua 6, an Indian Reserve at the mouth of that river **Clayoquot Arm Provincial Park **Clayoquot Plateau Provincial Park *the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nations, a band government of the Nuu-chah-nulth peoples, incorporating a number of historical tribes including: **the Tla-o-qui-aht people (the two other groups comprising the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nations are the Hesquiaht and the Ahousaht) *, a Canadian minesweeper sunk in World War II {{disambig ...
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Manicouagan Uapishka Biosphere Reserve
The Manicouagan Uapishka Biosphere Reserve is a biosphere reserve in Canada.. The area was designated as such by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 2007. The landscape of the Manicouagan – Uapishka Biosphere Reserve is dominated by the Saint Lawrence River to the south and the Manicouagan Reservoir, Manicouagan reservoir to the north, forming a circle visible from great distances, even from space. They are linked by a web of rivers, which flow through vast woodlands. Ecological Characteristics The Manicouagan – Uapishka Biosphere Reserve was formed by the erosion of millions of years, combined with the collision of a huge meteorite, the crushing passage of glaciers and an ancient sea that smoothed the land. The impact of the meteorite formed the crater and circular lake that characterize this biosphere reserve. The hinterland of the Manicouagan – Uapishka area consists of a vast dry plateau. Its surface is formed by hills rang ...
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Long may refer to: Measurement * Long, characteristic of something of great time, duration * Long, characteristic of something of great length * Longitude (abbreviation: long.), a geographic coordinate * Longa (music), note value in early music mensural notation Places Asia * Long District, Laos * Long District, Phrae, Thailand * Longjiang (other) or River Long (lit. "dragon river"), one of several rivers in China * Yangtze River or Changjiang (lit. "Long River"), China Elsewhere * Long, Somme, France * Long, Washington, United States People * Long (surname) * Long (surname 龍) (Chinese surname) Fictional characters * Long (Bloody Roar), Long (''Bloody Roar''), in the video game series Sports * Long, a Fielding (cricket)#Modifiers, fielding term in cricket * Long, in tennis and similar games, beyond the service line during a serve and beyond the baseline during play Other uses * , a U.S. Navy ship name * Long (finance), a position in finance, especially stock marke ...
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Long Point Biosphere Reserve
The Long Point Biosphere Reserve is located in southern Canada on the shores of Lake Erie Lake Erie (; french: Lac Érié) is the fourth largest lake (by surface area) of the five Great Lakes in North America and the eleventh-largest globally. It is the southernmost, shallowest, and smallest by volume of the Great Lakes and theref ... in Norfolk CountyNorfolk County may refer to: *Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States *Norfolk County, Ontario, Canada *Norfolk County, Virginia, (defunct) *Norfolk, a county in England *Norfolk, Virginia, an independent city and county-equivalent in Virginia, .... The area encompasses a rich mosaic of ecological systems associated with erosion deposit sand spit formations around the Laurentian Great Lakes, as well as some of the largest remaining forest tracts in "Carolinian Canada". The variety of habitats supports a rich flora and fauna, including a waterfowl staging area and a migration stopover area for land birds of continental im ...
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Lake Saint Pierre
Lake Saint Pierre () is a lake in Quebec, Canada, a widening of the Saint Lawrence River between Sorel-Tracy and Trois-Rivières. It is located downstream, and northeast, of Montreal; and upstream, and southwest, of Quebec City. The end of the lake delimits the beginning of the estuary of Saint Lawrence. This lake which is long (excluding Sorel Islands) and wide, is part of the St. Lawrence Seaway. Including its shoreline, islands, and wetlands, the lake is a nature reserve. The body of water is recognized as a Ramsar site and as a Biosphere Reserve, due to the presence of many marshes and wetlands that are frequented by waterfowl. Recreational activities on the river (such as fishing, boating, sailing, swimming, water skiing, nature observation) are active mainly in summer season. Sport fishing is particularly popular, including ice fishing, especially in the great bay of Pointe-du-Lac, Quebec, Pointe-du-Lac. Around Lake Saint-Pierre, several recreational services are availabl ...
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Georgian Bay Littoral
The Georgian Bay Littoral (also called the Georgian Bay Biosphere Reserve) is a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve located in Ontario, Canada. The biosphere was the thirteenth in Canada, and covers the Thirty Thousand Islands area of eastern Georgian Bay, one of the world's largest fresh water archipelagos. See also * List of Biosphere Reserves in Canada References External links

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NB, Nb, or nb may refer to: Arts and entertainment * N.B. (album), ''N.B.'' (album), an album by Natasha Bedingfield * NB (TV programme), ''NB'' (TV programme), a Scottish arts television programme that aired 1989–1997 Businesses * NB Global, a British investment company * New Balance, a shoe company * Nigerian Breweries, a beverage company * Sterling Airlines, a defunct Danish airline (IATA designator) * National bank (other) several banks Language * ''Nota bene'', often abbreviated as NB or n.b., a Latin phrase meaning "note well" * nb, ISO 639-1 code for Bokmål, the written standard of the Norwegian language * 牛B (niúbī), a common word in Mandarin Chinese profanity#Positive connotations, Mandarin Chinese profanity Places * New Brunswick, a province of Canada, (postal abbreviation: NB) * Nebraska, US, (former postal abbreviation: NB; changed to NE) Science and technology * Niobium, the chemical element represented by symbol "Nb" * NB class, Australian steam l ...
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Fundy Biosphere Reserve
The Fundy Biosphere Reserve is a biosphere reserve next to the upper Bay of Fundy, covering 442,250 hectares in New Brunswick, Canada. The area was designated as such by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 2007. Fundy Biosphere Initiative Inc. is an environmental non-profit organization that aims to ensure the conservation of biodiversity and the promotion of sustainable development in the upper Bay of Fundy. Geography The Fundy Biosphere Reserve is situated in south-eastern New Brunswick. It includes the watershed of the Bay of Fundy between Saint Martins and borders Nova Scotia. The central area of the reserve corresponds with Fundy National Park. The reserve also includes the city of Moncton, which is the only official bilingual city in Canada. The Fundy Biosphere Reserve extends over an area of 442,250 hectares adjacent to the upper Bay of Fundy in New Brunswick. The reserve begins at Saint Martins, New Brunswick, Saint Martins ...
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