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  Canada Goose Species Account - Florida Breeding Bird Atlas
The Canada Goose is probably the most adaptable of all geese and has been introduced and established in Florida, Iceland, the British Isles, New Zealand, and Sardinia.
Canada Geese breed in a wide variety of wetland habitats including marshes, lakes, prairies, and savannas.
According to Spillan (1978 in Stevenson and Anderson 1994), a total of 1,450 nonmigratory Canada Geese were released in Florida, mostly in Jackson, Leon, Wakulla, Jefferson, Alachua, and Duval counties.
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 ESPN.com - Canada executes game plan to golden perfection
Canada celebrated the 50th anniversary of its last Olympic gold medal with a decisive 5-2 victory over Team USA at a packed E Center on Sunday afternoon.
Canada forwards Jarome Iginla and Joe Sakic broke open a 3-2 game in the final four minutes to cement the victory.
From the outset when Team Canada coach Pat Quinn sent out his oversized line of center Eric Lindros, right wing Owen Nolan and left wing Ryan Smyth to start the game, the plan was typically Canadian: Gain the neutral zone, dump the puck and attack the mobile, but undersized, U.S. defense.
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 Lemieux's Team Canada wins Olympic hockey gold
The win secured Team Canada captain Mario Lemieux's hope of returning the gold to Canada, something the Pittsburgh Penguins owner and player had publicly declared to be his top goal for this year.
It sealed what is perhaps Canada's biggest victory in any sport and caused Wayne Gretzky, the team's executive director, to jump up wildly in his private box, pumping his fists and waving his arms.
Canada's pursuit of the gold medal mesmerized Canadians, with the CBC predicting the Sunday afternoon game would draw the largest TV audience in the nation's history _ not just for sports, but for any event.
www.post-gazette.com /olympics/20020224olygoldp1.asp   (560 words)

  
 1932 in Canada - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1931 in Canada, other events of 1932, 1933 in Canada and the list of 'years in Canada'.
February 17 - The "Mad Trapper" is killed by the RCMP in the Yukon
The First family planning clinic in Canada is set up by Dr. Elizabeth Bagshaw in Hamilton, Ontario.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1932_in_Canada   (271 words)

  
 Civil Disobedience North of the Border
Canada, courageously "led" by the Liberal Party of Jean Chretien (who is, predictably, a rank illiberal), passed a measure known as C-68 in 1999.
To date, perhaps 100,000 sheepish Canadians (more sheepish than the usual Canadian, it seems) have turned themselves in to let their government know what they have and where to find it should a majority of Canadians decide that such property is no longer allowed to exist.
Despite the fact that pistols and revolvers have been registered in Canada since 1932, pistols and revolvers are used in 76% of Canadian crimes which involve a gun.
www.lewrockwell.com /dieteman/dieteman11.html   (1122 words)

  
 ESPN.com - Young and old lead Canada to gold   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Canada's pursuit of the gold medal mesmerized Canadians, with the CBC predicting the afternoon game would draw the largest TV audience in the nation's history -- not just for sports, but for any event.
The American loss came despite goals by Tony Amonte and Brian Rafalski, and was the first for the United States in 25 Olympic games (21-1-3) on U.S. ice since a 2-1 loss to Canada in 1932.
Canada scored as many goals -- five -- as the Americans' first five opponents and controlled the Mike Modano-Brett Hull line that had produced nine goals and 10 assists in five Olympic blame.
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 Bloomberg.com: Canada
The median estimate of 25 economists in a Bloomberg News survey was for an increase of 29,000.
Canada's central bank lowered rates three times this year to help companies adapt to the currency's 21 percent surge last year.
Canada's 5 percent bond due in June 2014 gained 10 cents to C$103.53, as its yield decreased by 1 basis point to 4.54 percent.
www.bloomberg.com /apps/news?pid=10000082&sid=aHvYHAlUeOM4&refer=canada   (904 words)

  
 Online Etymology Dictionary
Registered as a trademark in Vancoucer, Canada, in 1932, the year the first craze for them began (subsequent fads 1950s, 1970s, 1998).
In Canada it is frequently heard; ‘and its use is not entirely confined to the vulgar.’ It is in common use among the working classes of Liverpool and among sailors at Newcastle-upon-Tyne, and in Dorsetshire.
Also used there and in Canada, Australia, New Zealand for "branch of a main river," possibly from explorers moving up main rivers and seeing and noting mouths of tributaries without knowing they often were extensive rivers of their own.
www.etymonline.com /index.php?search=Canada   (1215 words)

  
 The WELL - About the Canada Conference
In that phrase he let "Canada" stand for a volume so vast it stretched the imagination.
The canada conference celebrates that expansivenes as it opens its borders to all and sundry.
Canada is a good place to talk about distance, difference, distinctness or proximity.
www.well.com /Conferences/canada   (166 words)

  
 Mens' Hockey: U.S., Canada in dream men's hockey matchup today
Canada: Line of C Mario Lemieux, LW Steve Yzerman, RW Paul Kariya has half of 12 goals scored by team's forwards.
Canada and the United States play today in the final on the last day of the Winter Olympics, drawing all eyes from bordering countries divided by patriotic loyalties but drawn together by one sport.
Many players on both teams took part in the United States' surprise victory against Canada in the 1996 World Cup that was keyed by Richter's exquisite goaltending.
www.post-gazette.com /olympics/20020224uscanada2.asp   (1121 words)

  
 CBC.ca - World Cup 2004 - Canada
The two-time reigning Vezina Trophy winner backstopped Canada to the gold medal in Salt Lake City in 2002, and is coming off a remarkable 2003-04 campaign that saw him finish with a league-leading 38 wins and 11 shutouts, and a sparkling 2.03 goals-against average.
As the reigning Olympic gold medallists and two-time defending world champions, Canada is the clear favourite at this tournament.
Canada's incredible depth at every position, combined with its perfect mix of experience and youth up front, and rock-steady goaltending and defence, should see them capture the championship.
www.cbc.ca /sports/hockey/world-cup-2004/teams/canada.html   (1270 words)

  
 Canada at the 1932 Winter Olympics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
1932 • 1936 • 1948 • 1952 • 1956 • 1960 • 1964 • 1968 • 1972 • 1976 • 1980 • 1984 • 1988 • 1992 • 1994 • 1998 • 2002 • 2006
Canada competed at the 1932 Winter Olympics in Lake Placid, United States.
Canada has competed at every Winter Olympic Games.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Canada_at_the_1932_Winter_Olympics   (241 words)

  
 TIME.com: Backlog from Canada -- Mar. 7, 1932 -- Page 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Turning to Canada, the House Ways and Means Committee last week borrowed a big backlog for its new revenue bill.
Canada's lucrative sales tax seemed to be the only practical answer in sight.
When the Ways and Means Committee began warming up to the idea of this levy, the Treasury asked the Dominion Government to send down George William Jones, Special Auditor of Excise Taxes in the Department of National Revenue at Ottawa.
www.time.com /time/magazine/article/0,9171,743246,00.html   (788 words)

  
 SignOnSanDiego.com > Sports -- Yo, Canada
Starting in 1924, Canada won gold five of the first six times it entered the Olympics, missing only in 1936.
In fact, the U.S. has not lost a "home" game in the Olympics since its very first game, in 1932 against Canada (which went on to win the gold by tying the U.S. in the final game of the round-robin tournament).
Canada is 3-1-1 with a scoring advantage of 17-12.
www.signonsandiego.com /sports/olympics/20020224-9999_mz1x24oly2a.html   (878 words)

  
 Israel Asper's legacy touches the whole nation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
And, while he always remained loyal to his home city, the impact of his business and humanitarian activities was felt across Canada and around the world.
Asper was born just outside of Winnipeg in the small town of Minnedosa, Manitoba, in 1932.
At the time of his death, CanWest was the largest media company, and the largest newspaper publisher in Canada.
www.canada.com /national/features/asper/story.html?id=D1CD128D-B7C8-44FB-8893-AA303D76E549   (660 words)

  
 WWW-VL History Index - Canada
Building Canada: A Selection of Images from the John Bland Collection of Canadian Architecture
Land Forces of Britain, the Empire and Commonwealth: Canada and all British North American colonies since 1783
The United Steelworkers in Canada: A Story of Struggle, Growth, and Evolution
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 eBay - 1932 canada, Canada, Coins World items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
Canada Canada Vancouver BC British Columbia 1932 8
Canada 1932 # 195-201 -- 1937 # 231-36
Canada 1932 6c on 5c Air in unmounted mint block of 4
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 The Atlas of Canada - Aboriginal Population, 1951 to 1955
The Atlas of Canada - Aboriginal Population, 1951 to 1955
As Canada was first explored almost wholly in an east to west direction, the time of first European contact varies from place to place.
Maps in the Atlas of Canada are offered for personal, public non-commercial and commercial use and may be reproduced.
atlas.gc.ca /sites/english/maps/archives/3rdedition/peopleandsociety/aboriginalpeoples/052   (228 words)

  
 Israel Asper - 1932-2003 | canada.com
He was a jazz-loving member of the cheeseburger set, a Liberal of distinctly bluish hue and a booster for Winnipeg with global ambitions and reach.
With his passing, Canada has lost not only a successful businessman and media baron, but also a devoted philanthropist, a champion of human rights, a proud Canadian and a tireless advocate for Israel. 
After all, Winnipeg is in the geographical centre of the country, Mr.
www.canada.com /national/features/asper   (533 words)

  
 Jenness 1932
Jenness was the first person to study conformity, his experiment involved a glass bottle filled with beans...
1932 study didn't take gender in to account and he only used male participants,...
The general psychological subject area of this study is social...
www.netactics.co.uk /jenness_1932.html   (339 words)

  
 Flag of Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
I was born in Sudbury, Ontario, Canada September 1, 1932.
Some were returning to see their relatives, some were traveling to see the country, but most of them were going to help rebuild their homeland under a communist regime run by Marshall Josip Broz Tito.
I kept thinking of my friends back in Canada and wondered if they were changing.
koz.vianet.ca /boshis0.htm   (2306 words)

  
 Cricinfo - Canada
Three Brothers Playing for Canada: Lloyd and Gordon Percivil toured England with the 1936 Canadian XI and in 1954 a third brother, Alan, also toured England with the Canadian national team.
Most Wickets Taken in A Canadian Season: E Attewell captured 190 wickets for the East Toronto Cricket Club at a cost of 615 runs for an average of 3.39 runs during the summer of 1894.
The Occasion of A Tie Match in Canada (4 Completed Innings): Saskatchewan 84 & 95 played a tie with Manitoba 41 & 138 at Kinsmen Park, Saskatoon during the summer of 1968.
www.cricinfo.com /link_to_database/STATS/OTHERS/CAN/CAN_NOTABLE_FEATS.html   (849 words)

  
 Wikinfo | 1932   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
November 8 - U.S. presidential election, 1932: Franklin D. Roosevelt defeats Herbert Hoover in a landslide victory.
February 4 - 1932 Winter Olympics open in Lake Placid, New York
July 30 - August 14 - 1932 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles
www.wikinfo.org /wiki.php?title=1932   (1371 words)

  
 StampWants - Canada Sc C4 1932 6 c on 5 c airmail stamp (Item 344429)
Canada Scott Catalogue number C4, 1932 6 c on 5 c Ottawa Conference airmail stamp.
Shipping and handling of $2.00 to Canada and the United States, $3.00 to all countries outside North America.
Canada Sc J6-J10 1930 postage due stamp set mint
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 Canada Strikes Ice Hockey Gold - CBS News
The Canadians finally ended an agonizing 50-year wait to win the Olympic gold medal in their national sport, beating the United States as Jarome Iginla and Joe Sakic each scored twice in a historic 5-2 victory Sunday.
Canada's pursuit of the gold medal mesmerized Canadians, with the CBC predicting the Sunday afternoon game would draw the largest TV audience in the nation's history — not just for sports, but or any event.
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www.cbsnews.com /stories/2002/02/24/sports/main330395.shtml   (809 words)

  
 Canada genealogy - over 1,500 links - geneology - Canadian genealogy
Between 1869 and the early 1930s, over 100,000 children were sent to Canada from Great Britain during the child emigration movement.
(National Archives of Canada) This speciality database relates exclusively to Letters Patent issued by the Lands Patent Branch of the Department of the Interior.
The records refer to grants issued in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and the railway belt of British Columbia, c.
www.genealogylinks.net /canada   (440 words)

  
 J.E.H. (James Edward Hervey) MacDonald (1873-1932) : Library of Congress Citations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-15)
[Exhibition held at] the Art Gallery of Toronto, November 13-December 12, 1965; the National Gallery of Canada, January 7-February 6, 1966.
"Selected articles by J. MacDonald on the arts in Canada": p.
Author: MacDonald, J. (James Edward Herv Title: The Barbados journal, 1932 / J.E.H. MacDonald.
www.mala.bc.ca /~mcneil/cit/citlcmacdonaldjeh1.htm   (373 words)

  
 Calendar - 1932
The year 1932 is a leap year, with 366 days in total (Gregorian calendar)
Phases of the moon are calculated using local time in New York
List of years that use the same calendar as 1932
www.timeanddate.com /calendar/?year=1932&country=27   (245 words)

  
 Nellie Kington, b: 1907 -
Born: Oct 1862 - Palmerston, Ontario, Canada Died: 28 Mar 1865 - Palmerston, Ontario, Canada
Born: ABT 1886 - Wallace, Perth County, Ontario Canada Died: 1886 - Wallace Twp, Perth County, Ontario, Canada
Born: 10 Jun 1882 - Palmerston, Ontario, Canada Married: - Hagler (other spouses) Died: May 1974 - Springfield, Indiana.
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