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  Prince Edward Island: Visitors Guide: Visitors Guide
Prince Edward Island is Canada's smallest and greenest province.
Cradled on the waves of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, the Island is known for the vivid colours of its gently rolling landscape.
Prince Edward Island is surrounded by miles of sandy beaches and red sandstone cliffs and is sized just right for touring.
www.gov.pe.ca /visitorsguide/index.php3   (177 words)

  
  Prince Edward Island - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
Prince Edward Island (simply PEI or P.E.I. French, l'Île-du-Prince-Édouard) is a Canadian province situated in the Maritimes.
Known as the "Garden Province", the island is located in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence, east of New Brunswick and north of Nova Scotia from which it is separated by the Northumberland Strait.
In September 1864, Prince Edward Island hosted the Charlottetown Conference, which was the first meeting in the process leading to the Articles of Confederation and the creation of Canada in 1867.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/p/r/i/Prince_Edward_Island_24cf.html   (2129 words)

  
 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Prince Edward Island
The island's namesake is Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent (1767-1820), the father of Queen Victoria.
Prince Edward Island is the first province in Canada to elect a Premier of non-European descent (Joseph Atallah Ghiz) in 1986.
Prince Edward Island has an incredible level of political overrepresentation, with 4 Members of Parliament, 4 Senators, 27 Members of the Legislative Assembly, 2 cities, 7 towns and 60 incorporated rural communities (having over 500 municipal councillors and mayors) to give a total of 566 elected officials for a population of 138,307 (as of 2006).
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 Prince Edward Island - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
One of the Maritime Provinces, Prince Edward Island lies in the Gulf of St.
Lawrence and is separated on the S from Nova Scotia and New Brunswick by the Northumberland Strait, which is crossed by the Confederation Bridge (1997).
In 1763, Prince Edward Island was annexed to Nova Scotia, but it became a separate colony in 1769.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/P/PrinceEd.asp   (801 words)

  
 Prince Edward Island Vacation Rentals Prince Edward Island Cottage Rentals PE HomeAway.com
Prince Edward Island is the smallest of Canada's provinces, with an area of just 2,184 square miles.
Prince Edward Island is known for its fine sandy beaches, warm water, and scenic natural beauty.
Prince Edward Island has a reputation as an outstanding golfing destination, and the island is home to several dozen scenic golf courses.
www.homeaway.com /Canada-Vacation-rentals/Prince-Edward-Island-vacation-rentals.htm   (538 words)

  
 Prince Edward Island - Voyager, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-29)
The coastline of the island consists of a combination of long beaches, dunes, short sandstone cliffs, salt water marshes and numerous small bays and harbours.
The geological properties of the white sand found at Basin Head is unique in the province as the grains cause a humming noise as they rub against each other when walked on.
Large dune fields on the north shore can be found on barrier islands at the entrances to various bays and harbours.
www.voyager.in /Prince_Edward_Island   (2240 words)

  
 Legislative Assembly of PEI: Legislative Assembly Website
Robert Ghiz was sworn in as Premier of the Province of Prince Edward Island.
The Legislative Assembly is the parliament of Prince Edward Island, responsible for enacting legislation, approving the financial proposals of government, holding the Premier and Cabinet accountable for their actions and debating public issues.
The Official Website of the Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island, Canada.
www.assembly.pe.ca /index.php   (118 words)

  
 CBC Prince Edward Island
Do you think drinking after hockey games should be banned from locker rooms?
Island Morning hears from a company that has managed to stay home and still cash in on the Alberta boom.
And we'll hear from a group concerned over the smell from an O'Leary area farm.
www.cbc.ca /pei   (491 words)

  
 Welcome to Prince Edward Island Job Match - Prince Edward Island Canada Jobs & Employment
Welcome to Prince Edward Island Job Match - Prince Edward Island Canada Jobs & Employment
Thank you for visiting PEJobMatch.com, your source for career information in the province of Prince Edward Island.
Our goal is to match employers with qualified job candidates and to match job seekers with jobs where they will excel, and enjoy working.
www.pejobmatch.com   (56 words)

  
 Province of Prince Edward Island: Home Page
Visit our Island Christmas website and enter our 25 days of Christmas contest, send an electronic Christmas card to a friend, write a letter to Santa, compose a Christmas list, get delicious recipes, carol lyrics, find an natural Island Christmas tree, and much more !!
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The Official Website of the Government of Prince Edward Island, Canada.
www.gov.pe.ca   (65 words)

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