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The Ultimate Quiz

Minerals, mountains and more landmarks, water in
all its forms: 40 questions that will test the depth of
your Canadian geology knowledge.

Online Exclusive:
Complete the online quiz for a chance to win great prizes!

Forever young
The forthcoming documentary
Wings of Courage celebrates
Canada's Great War aviation aces.
This photo essay, part of a partnership with
the film's producers, sees modern-day air
cadets re-enacting historical photos of
similarly aged pilots from the conflict.

Online Exclusives:
Meet the Royal Canadian Air Cadets who helped build replica First World War-era planes
More information, videos and news about the Wings of Courage project

City of crows
Our feathered friends are increasingly calling
our urban centres home. Why crows in
particular are nesting among us.
Online Exclusive: Learn more about CrowTrax, an interactive online map that tracks crow attacks in the Vancouver area

'Where I belongs'
Resettlement — moving small coastal communities
to larger centres — has long been a part of
Newfoundland's history. Today, it continues to
be a hot-button, often divisive, issue. At stake?
The future of the island's outports.

Online Exclusive: Newfoundland's cod stocks might be Canada's next great wildlife recovery story. Learn more here.

City views
Charting the municipal boundaries of Canada's
major cities. (Part two of a three-part series.)

Online Exclusive: Explore Canada's major cities in finer detail with six more downtown maps

Departments

Big picture
Celebrating Canada’s grandeur

Exposure
Showcasing Can Geo’s photo club

In a snap
Sharing Can Geo via Instagram

Polar blog
Arctic airfields

On the map
Exploring cartography
Online Exclusive: Get a learning activity guide and download a large, printable tiled version of this historic map

DISCOVERY

Interview
Julian Smith, architect and urban
planning guru, on healthy cities
Online Exclusive: An interview with architect Julian Smith

Wildlife
Species at risk, oysters, healthy fish stocks and more
Online Exclusives:
Nature Conservancy protects island 'bird hotel' near P.E.I.
Olympia oysters show resilience to ocean acidification, study finds
Most of Canada's fish stocks are unhealthy, says report
11 species added to Canadian at-risk list
Ancient wings encased in amber offer new insights into bird evolution

History
A map of Kingston's military heritage and Canada's first rocket

Online Exclusive: See a full-sized version of the map and Franci Hall's painting of Kingston

History
Canada lifts off

Online Exclusive: Three Canadian contributions to the Cold War 'Space Race'

Place
A visit to one of Canada's largest
medical marijuana production facilities
in Smiths Falls, Ont.

Online Exclusive: See images from the Tweed facility in Smiths Falls and its greenhouse in the Niagara region

Infographic
A solution to easily and effectively
testing water

Online Exclusive: Read more about the possible use of this technology by Canadian First Nations

YOUR SPACE

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What’s This
Recognize this mystery object?

Where’s This
Can you identify this landmark?

YOUR SOCIETY

News from The Royal Canadian Geographical Society

Next Issue
December 2016, Canadian Geographic's annual wildlife issue

Our Country: William Shatner
Actor William Shatner shares childhood memories of a cottage in Quebec's Laurentians
Online Exclusive: An interactive map of favourite places in Canada