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2 edition of Ontario Facts. General Information on Ontario. found in the catalog.

Ontario Facts. General Information on Ontario.

Ontario. Ministry of Government Services. Citizens" Inquiry Bureau.

Ontario Facts. General Information on Ontario.

by Ontario. Ministry of Government Services. Citizens" Inquiry Bureau.

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Published by s.n in S.l .
Written in English


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ContributionsSykes, C.
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Open LibraryOL21811986M

Interesting Facts about Ontario. 96 likes. This page is about the Interesting facts about ontario. Ontario Department of Tourism and Information. The Niagara Escarpment divides the peninsula into eastern and western sections. Niagara Falls plunges over the escarpment, which is a flat-topped, hard limestone ridge averaging about feet ( meters) in height. The escarpment arches from the peninsula of Niagara, between Lakes Ontario and Erie, to the Bruce Peninsula, between Lake Huron .

  Like sweeping brushstrokes of pink and green, the Belcher Islands meander across the deep blue of the James Bay portion of the Hudson Bay. The islands shown in this enhanced satellite image are part of the Belcher archipelago, which is comprised of approximately 1, islands and covers an area of 3, sq km (1, sq mi). The Legislative Assembly of Ontario is a unicameral body with members. A cabinet, called the Executive Council of Ontario, is formed from members of the Assembly, usually from the largest party. The cabinet is headed by the Premier of Ontario. The last general election in Ontario was held in

Canada: Ontario: History of Leeds and Grenville, Ontario, from to , with Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent M CN A CN $ Fact 1 The city is home to the LA/Ontario International Airport which is the 15th busiest airport in the United States by cargo carried. Fact 2 It is also the home of Ontario Mills. Fact 3 It is the former home of the Ontario Motor Speedway. Fact 4 It takes its name from the Ontario Model Colony development. Fact 5 The settlement was established in by the Canadian engineer George Chaffey.


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Ontario Facts. General Information on Ontario by Ontario. Ministry of Government Services. Citizens" Inquiry Bureau. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Ontario has 6 national parks and provincial parks. Algonquin Provincial Park is a provincial park located between Georgian Bay and the Ottawa River in Ontario. Established init is the oldest provincial park in Canada. Additions since its creation have increased the park to its current size of about 7, square kilometres (2, sq mi).

Here are 40 Interesting Ontario facts. Ontario Facts 1. In Ontario, Canada there is a law stating saying "sorry" is not an admission of guilt.

- Source 2. The bottom of Lake Ontario is s. See the fact file below for more information on the Ontario or alternatively, you can download our page Ontario worksheet pack to utilise within the classroom or home environment.

Key Facts & Information HISTORY OF ONTARIO. Ontario was inhabited by the Algonquian and Huron people, in the northwestern regions and southeastern regions. There is an organ donor waiting list published in Ontario and shows how many people are currently waiting for certain organs. – Source. A town in Ontario, Almonte, is the only town in Canada to be named after a Mexican general.

– Source. Bonfield, Ontario is home to “Jake” the cat with the most number of toes. FACTS ABOUT ONTARIO. Population: Over 13 million.

Size: Ontario is Canada's second largest province, covering more than one million square kilometres (, square miles) - an area larger than France and Spain combined. Land:sq. km (, sq. mi.). Ontario, second largest province of Canada in area, after Quebec. It occupies the strip of the Canadian mainland lying between Hudson and James bays to the north and the St.

Lawrence River–Great Lakes chain to the south. The most populous Canadian province, it is. Ontario - Ontario - History: The earliest known inhabitants of the Ontario region included the Iroquoian-speaking agricultural Huron, Tionontati, and Erie peoples of the south and the Algonquian-speaking hunting Algonquin, Ojibwa, and Cree peoples of the north.

The French explorer Étienne Brûlé was the first known European to travel among them, during an expedition to the Ottawa River in. Ontario is a province of is in the eastern half of Canada, between Manitoba and o has the most people of any province, w, inand is home to the biggest city in Canada, Toronto, which is also the capital of the province.

In the eastern part of the province, placed on the border with Quebec, is Ottawa, the capital of Canada, located on the Ottawa. Yonge Street in the Province of Ontario is the longest street in the world which covers a distance of kilometers and was included in the Guinness Book of World Record in Wasaga Beach near Tornto, Ontario on Georgian Bay is longest freshwater beach in the world that runs across a distance of 14 km.

Yonge Street starts at Lake Ontario, and runs north through central and northern Ontario to the area of Rainy River, on the Ontario – Minnesota border, a distance of over miles / kilometres. The Guinness Book of World Records recognized this claim as late as General Information.

Here you'll find information about the Ontario school system, schools and school boards, plus administrative resources. The Provincial Flag. The Ontario provincial flag was adopted on The Canadian Red Ensign is used with the Union Jack in the upper left hand corner and the Ontario shield of arms on the right side in the middle.

Facts About Ontario. Population: Over 13 million Size: Ontario is Canada’s second largest province, covering more than one million square kilometres (, square miles) – an area larger than France and Spain combined.

Land:sq. km (, sq. mi.) Water:sq. km (68, sq. mi.), which is home tolakes, which make up about one-third of the world’s fresh water. Lake Ontario is one of the five Great Lakes of North America.

It is surrounded on the north, west, and southwest by the Canadian province of Ontario, and on the south and east by the American state of New York, whose water boundaries meet in the middle of the lake.

Lake Ontario is the 14th largest lake in the world in terms of surface area. Lake Ontario is the smallest of all the Great. Official Ontario information on travel, hotels, deals and offers.

Find the best attractions, shops and cultural events now. Official Website of Tourism Ontario. Terminal 2 E. Airport Drive Ontario, CA Terminal 4 E. Airport Drive Ontario, CA International Terminal International Way Ontario, CA Ontario is one of the thirteen provinces and territories of Canada.

Located in Central Canada, it is Canada's most populous province, with percent of the country's population, and is the second-largest province in total area.

Ontario is the fourth-largest jurisdiction in total area when the territories of the Northwest Territories and Nunavut are included. Ontario is by far the most populated province or territory, with well over 13 million people living there, and is the second-largest province by area (fourth-largest, if you include the Northwest Territories and Nunavut).

Ontario contains both the country's capital, Ottawa, and its largest city, Toronto. The Pioneers of Old Ontario By W. Smith and Illustrations by M. McGillvray (). Lots of great stories in this book. History of the County of Bruce, Ontario, Canada By Norman Robertson ().

This is a book about this county detailing how it was first settled and the progress it made. The Bruce Trail. Books set in Ontario: [Bitten, Cat's Eye, This One Summer, The Incredible Journey, Broken, Crow Lake, In the Skin of a Lion, Through Black.

This chart is just one page in a + page book, Ontario County Gazetteer and Canadian Cyclopædia. The author says the book is "what every intelligent citizen, whatever his occupation, needs to have always within easy reach, and to which he will constantly resort for the helpful information he is sure to find in its pages;" it is a publication.The Art Gallery of Ontario is funded in part by the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport.

Additional operating support is received from the City of Toronto, the Canada Council for the Arts and generous contributions from AGO members, donors and private-sector partners.For more Ontario facts, see my page on Famous Canadians from Ontario Politics The provincial government of Ontario is headquartered in Toronto at Queen’s Park, in the Legislature Building, which is a handsome heritage building.