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2016 Travel Guide to Canada

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TRAVEL GUIDE TO CANADA C anada is renowned for her majestic geology. But our nation is also defi ned by an incredible variety of creatures who inhabit the snow-capped mountains, the vast prairies, the lake-speckled Canadian Shield and lengthy coastlines. Here are some of these iconic animals, and where—if you're alert—you can spot them. FURRY BEASTS Canada is blessed with several species of bear. The fi ercest are the grizzlies, who reside mostly in the western and northwestern part of the country in forested and mountainous areas. Grizzlies can be seen from spring to fall (they hibernate in winter) on cruises WILD CREATURES OF CANADA BY HANS TAMMEMAGI BULL MooSe, nS • SHUtterStoCK/GreG anD Jan ritCHie arCtiC foX, HUDSon BaY, nU • CtC WILDLIFE VIEWING

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