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Contains the maritime provinces including Newfoundland
Appalachian Region
These two currents effect the climate of the Appalachian region
Labrador Current and the Gulf Stream
This is the climate of the Appalachian region
Freezing, wet winters, mild summers
The main economic activity of the Appalachian region
Fishing and tourism
This is the smallest geographic region in Canada
Great Lakes St. Lawrence lowland
The provinces in the Great Lakes St. Lawrence lowland are:
Parts of Ontario and Quebec
The climate of the St. Lawrence Lowland is:
Continental Climate - four distinct seasons
The main ecomonic activity in the St. Lawrence Lowland is:
Farming
The Provinces in the interior plains are:
Alberta, Sask, and part of Manitoba
The climate of the interior plains is:
Continental Climate - four distinct seasons with bitter cold winters and hot summers, a climate of extremes
The main economic activity of the Interior plains is:
Farming, oil
What process formed the Canadian shield
Glaciation
What provinces are located within the Canadian Shield
NWT, Nunavut, Ontario, Quebec, Labrador, parts of Sask and Man
What provices are located in the Western Cordillera
BC, parts of Alberta, Yukon
What is the climate of the Western Cordillera
Maritime climate, varies from raniny coast to dry vallies