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British Columbia ~ Surf and Snow : Student - Province Highlights

British Columbia is the westernmost province of Canada, located between the Pacific Ocean and the Rocky Mountains. With an estimated population of 4.8 million as of 2017, it is Canada's third-most populous province.

In 1866, Vancouver Island became part of the colony of British Columbia, and Victoria became the united colony's capital. In 1871, British Columbia became the sixth province of Canada.

Facts and Printables - British Columbia

Tiled Map Download (PDF) - Canadian Geographic

Geography, Province to Province Curriculum

Canada My Country   Geography Province to Province   British Columbia Land and People   CA  Close-up: British Columbia   S is for Spirit Bear, A British Columbia Alphabet   

 

Join a traveller's adventure on an Orca Watching tour.

Orca Watching at Vancouver Island

 

  Head to the slopes with Rick Mercer at Whistler

Rick at Whistler

 

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 Rick Snorkels with Salmon