About "RCGS"

The Royal Canadian Geographical Society is Canada’s Centre for Geography and Exploration, and one of the largest non-profit educational organizations in the nation.

Steve blasco massey medal
(Photo: CRA Events)
Award recognizes exemplary work in the exploration, development or description of the geography of Canada. Nomination deadline is January 15th, 2017.
Gilles Gagnier, publisher of Canadian Geographic, at the RCGS Fellows Dinner
Photo: Matt Zambonin/Canadian Geographic
Celebrating new partnerships, milestone anniversaries and a bird for Canadians on geography's biggest night
A gray jay in Western Canada's mountain forests
Photo: Tony Joyce
After two years, nearly 50,000 votes and thousands of public and expert comments, the Canadian Geographic National Bird Project concludes. Meet our newest national emblem.
Mark Kristmanson, Alex Trebek, Andrew Leslie and John Geiger at the 50 Sussex announcement
Photo: Colin Rowe/Canadian Geographic
A defense of modern cartography, a northern map tour kickoff, and a new home for geography and exploration in Canada
Vimy Ridge giant floor map is displayed at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum
Photo: Colin Rowe/Canadian Geographic
Canadian Geographic Education and The Royal Canadian Geographical Society unveil new tools to help students explore the legacy of the Great War
Colin Rowe/Canadian Geographic
The Royal Canadian Geographical Society announces forthcoming Canada's Centre for Geography and Exploration
The exterior of 50 Sussex Drive, formerly the Canada and the World Pavilion
Photo courtesy National Capital Commission/Commission de la capitale nationale
Get to know the new home of The Royal Canadian Geographical Society and Canadian Geographic
The scene at the Canadian Museum of Nature on September 19 for the National Bird Debate
Photo: Matt Zambonin/Canadian Geographic
Celebrating the art of cartography, a lively national bird debate and the launch of an exciting educational contest
Experts at the national bird debate
Photo: Tamam Ahmed Jama
Experts weighed in on Canada's national bird in debate at the Canadian Museum of Nature
air cadet Richard Knopp with sopwith pup
Photo: Carlo Ricci/Canadian Geographic
The Wings of Courage project showcases the various roles Canada's early aviators played during the Great War
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