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Gas·pé Peninsula

 (găs-pā′)
A peninsula of eastern Quebec, Canada, between Chaleur Bay and the mouth of the St. Lawrence River. Mountainous and heavily wooded, the peninsula is known for its picturesque coastal villages. The Bay of Gaspé is located at its eastern tip.

Gaspé Peninsula

(ɡæˈspeɪ; French ɡaspe)
n
(Placename) a peninsula in E Canada, in SE Quebec between the St Lawrence River and New Brunswick: mountainous and wooded with many lakes and rivers. Area: about 29 500 sq km (11 400 sq miles). Also called: the Gaspé
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The Wild Atlantic Way was ranked the best of five spectacular roads less travelled, beating the Gaspesie Tour in Quebec in Canada, Norway's fjords and islands, the Pan-American Highway in southern Peru and Croatia's Adriatic coast.
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Jean D Amour, Minister responsible for the Bas-Saint-Laurent and the Gaspesie Iles-dela- Madeleine Regions and Minister for Transport and the Implementation of the Maritime Strategy, stated that wind power is undoubtedly an industry with a positive impact on the Bas-Saint-Laurent and the Gaspesie-Iles-de-la-Madeleine regions.
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Near normal almost everywhere except above normal across the Lower North Shore, Gaspesie and Eastern Townships.
Published by Ffotogallery in 2012, this extraordinary artist monograph featuring 13 bodies of work created by Sear over 30 years has acted as a springboard for exhibitions in New York, Stuttgart and Les Rencontres Internationales en Gaspesie, Quebec to present work at the 2014 Edition which takes place this August.
Stopovers can include the cities of Montreal and Quebec or the smaller cultural sites of Sept-lles, Havre-Saint-Pierre, or Gaspesie.
The rail line was purchased in 2007 by a cash-strapped co-operative of regional municipalities, la Societe du chemin de for de la Gaspesie (SCFG).
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