land mass is 9 970610 km2 (The world's second largest country)
are more than 100 national parks and historic sites in Canada.
(Many Provincial too)
Ranges include: Torngats, Appalachians, Laurentians, Rocky,
Coastal, Mackenzie, Mt.St. Elias and the Pelly Mountains.
Bear lake is the largest lake in Canada with an area of 31
has six time zones. In NFLD the time zone is 3 hours and 30
minutes past Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) The other time zones
are full hours behind GMT. The farthest west is the Pacific
at 8 hours behind GMT
are some two million lakes in Canada, covering about 7.6%
of the Canadian landmass.
- Canada is also known for having the longest coastline in the
world at about 244,000 km (151,600 miles).