Wood Buffalo


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Wood Buffalo

A city of northeast Alberta, Canada, near Wood Buffalo National Park and including the community of Fort McMurray.
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"The Keyano College Board of Governors is showing strong leadership by adopting the Chicago principles that will ensure freedom of expression across all its campuses in the Region of Wood Buffalo. Free speech is not only at the heart of the academic experience but it is also an essential pillar of democracy.
Halesowen is up against three Canadian towns - Barrie in Ontario, Coquitlam in British Columbia and Wood Buffalo in Alberta - as well as Lexington in Kentucky, USA, and Szekesfehervar in Hungary.
In being designated by UNESCO, Pimachiowin Aki joins other remarkable sites in Canada, including L'Anse Aux Meadows in Newfoundland, Wood Buffalo National Park and Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump in Alberta.
Natural history and economic importance of the muskrat in the Athabasca-Peace Delta, Wood Buffalo Park: Final report of a field investigation, June 1947 to May 1949.
On May 23, 1967, Ray Erickson from Patuxent WRC and Ernie Kuyt from the Canadian Wildlife Service (CWS) collected three eggs from whooping crane nests at Canada's Wood Buffalo National Park and delivered them to Patuxent WRC to start the captive breeding flock.
The East Tank Farm Development is a Suncor-operated midstream asset currently under construction in the Wood Buffalo Region of Alberta.
The company said the service is scheduled to begin in early November 2016, and will use a combination of its Boeing 737 Next-Generation and Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft to fly Suncor employees and contractors between Edmonton, Calgary, Vancouver, Kelowna, Saskatoon, and Fort McMurray and its operations in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, Alberta.
The three areas were hardest hit by the wildfire that raged through the Wood Buffalo region and forced the evacuation of Fort McMurray and surrounding communities.
To help provide the people of Fort McMurray with healthy food, CIBC will request residents to visit the Wood Buffalo Food Bank when it reopens.