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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NYSE MKT: DEJ / TSX: DEJ), an independent oil and natural gas exploration and production company operating in North America's Piceance Basin and Peace River Arch regions, today announced that it has added ~31,000 net acres to its current exploration landholdings in NW Colorado through a restructuring of its Exploration Joint Venture with Brownstone Energy, in place since 2008.
A BC Hydro Media Relations press release July 7 says a new poll finds growing support for the Site C hydro-electric dam project on the Peace River that will flood a large area of the Peace River Valley in the province's northeast.
The Government of Canada has declared the plans to invest $11,395,372 over two years for the rehabilitation of Runway 04-22 and Taxiways A and B, and work on the subdrains at the Peace River Airport in northern Alberta.
The dams have substantially reduced the flow of the Peace River and dried the delta by "virtually eliminating" the spring flooding.
com)-- Patty Sapp with Keller Williams Peace River Partners, Punta Gorda, FL, has earned the prestigious Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist[R] designation in recognition of her experience, knowledge and expertise in the luxury home market.
The extensive prairies of the Peace River country aroused considerable comment in the historical literature.
Horizon is a feasibility-stage metallurgical coal development project in the Tumbler Ridge area and is owned by the Peace River Coal Limited Partnership ("PRC" or "Peace River").
Six months later, Bishop Wood resigned, citing a desire to return to parish ministry and an offer from the bishop of Athabasca to serve at the cathedral in Peace River, Alta.
NYSE MKT: DEJ / TSX: DEJ), an independent oil and natural gas company operating multiple exploration and production projects in North America's Piceance / Uinta Basin and Peace River Arch regions, announced today that it will release financial results for its fiscal 2012 second quarter ended June 30, 2012 on Tuesday, August 14, 2012.
BC Hydro has announced the contract that will see the south bank of the Peace River at the area of Site-C cleared of trees.
The facilities planned in the Peace River region are the Sundance, Taylor and Wartenbe wind farms.
Bill) Perrault, GRI, SFR, has joined the Keller Williams Realty - Peace River Partners Market Center as a licensed real estate broker and part of the management team.
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