Matching Articles"Environment" (Total 10)

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  • L'industrie des minéraux est vitale pour la prospérité économique de Terre-Neuve-et-Labrador.
  • Within Labrador, this ecozone occupies the northernmost section.
  • The Williams' home at Tilt Cove, ca. 1910.
    Avalanches involve the rapid downslope movement of snow or ice, with or without sediment and rock.
  • The Williams' home at Tilt Cove, ca. 1910.
    Avalanches involve the rapid downslope movement of snow or ice, with or without sediment and rock.
  • The Avalon Forest ecoregion is located in the interior of the Avalon Peninsula.
  • Situated at the entrance to St. John's Harbour at the base of the steep slopes of Signal Hill, the Battery has experienced several fatal avalanches and rockfalls.
    The Battery lies under the slopes of Signal Hill in St. John's. Evidence indicates that rockfall is frequent in this area...
  • The Strait of Belle Isle ecoregion occupies the northern tip of the Northern Peninsula. It is characterized by cool summers and cold winters.
  • The largest ecozone, the Boreal Shield, extends in a broad, U-shape from northern Saskatchewan to Newfoundland.
  • An article on the Central Newfoundland ecoregion which covers the north-central part of the island of Newfoundland.
  • View of Haystack, Placentia Bay, circa 1915, showing potato plants covering the gardens around most homes. This crop was an essential part of the diet of many Newfoundland outport fishing families for most of the 19th and 20th centuries.
    The following examples illustrate the use of long-term climate data for siting, design, and operational planning in Newfoundland and Labrador.