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Northwest Territories ~ Wild Rivers, Planes and Northern Lights : Student - Province Highlights

Fact and Printables

Tiled Map Download (PDF) - Canadian Geographic

Geography, Province to Province Curriculum 

Rick Mercer and Buffalo Air

Rick Mercer is wowed by the ice pilots at Buffalo Air in Yellowknife, NWT.

 

Nahanni River

I was intrigued with the Nahanni River after reading the survival story Far North. Enjoy virtual travel in this amazing park.

 

Bush Plane

The bush plane is an icon in Canada, know for opening up the north as post-war pilots looked for ways to keep flying. See gorgeous NWT views as you explore Canadian bush planes.

 

Wood Buffalo National Park

Wood Buffalo National Park, the largest national park in Canada has the largest free roaming herd of bison in the world.

 

Northern Lights

See an amazing real-time video of the dancing northern lights from Yellowknife, NWT.