Peace River


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Peace River

A river, about 1,920 km (1,195 mi) long, rising in central British Columbia, Canada, and flowing east to Alberta then northeast to the Slave River near Lake Athabasca. It was long an important waterway for fur traders.

Peace River

n
(Placename) a river in W Canada, rising in British Columbia as the Finlay River and flowing northeast into the Slave River. Length: 1715 km (1065 miles)

Peace′ Riv′er


n.
a river in W Canada, flowing NE from E British Columbia through Alberta to the Slave River. 1050 mi. (1690 km) long.
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The Peace River Bridge will be reduced to one lane of traffic for bridge inspection work on March 17 and March 18.
The Peace River region of Alberta and British Columbia drew much attention in the early 20th century for its rich farmland with 6,489 applications for homesteads being made there prior to 1915.
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I just got back from northern Alberta, where I went on a guided, hunt on public land along the Peace River with River Bruin Outfitters.
This volume reports on a longitudinal study of the downstream response of the Peace River, a tributary of the Mackenzie River in northwestern Canada, to the establishment of a large hydropower facility and dams.
has closed its Peace River High joint venture arrangement with Tourmaline Oil Corp, the company said on Tuesday.
an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company operating in North America's Piceance Basin and Peace River Arch regions, has updated current development progress underway at the Woodrush/Hunter Project (Woodrush) in NE British Columbia.
The Mikisew Cree Nation and Athabasca Chipewyan First Nation filed legal papers in Vancouver federal court in November asking for a judicial review of the federal government's October decision to give the nod to the Site C dam project on the Peace River.
55 billion) Site C hydroelectric dam in the Western Canadian province will be erected on the Peace River.
2]) has been created in the upper Peace River, and outflow at Bennett Dam is regulated for power production (Fig.
com)-- Paul Andrews with Keller Williams Peace River Partners, Punta Gorda, FL, has earned the designation of GRI.
His family moved to the Peace River Country when he was twenty years old.
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