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Natural Environment: Crossword Puzzle

All articles from which the 'Natural Environment' crossword puzzle was dervied have not yet been placed on our web site. For this reason, we have provided the solutions in the tables below.

Across:

ICEAGE 1. Began two million years ago in NF and Lab. [Ice Age]
FLEURDELYS 3. Prehistoric mining site in NF [F'leur de Lys]
CARBONIFEROUS 5. 360 million years ago (Period)
PHYTOPLANKTON 9. First link in the marine food chain
BADGER 11. Site of coldest recorded NF temperature (-41C)
THERMALLAG 14. Delayed heating and cooling [Thermal Lag]
CONIFEROUS 15. Type of tree which grows in taiga biome
VOISEYSBAY 17. Site of large nickel discovery in 1995 [Voisey's Bay]
GROSMORNE 20. Made an UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987 [Gros Morne]
SOAPSTONE 21. Stone used by many NF and Lab. aboriginal societies
LAURENTIA 23. Ancient North American continent
MANUELS 24. Site of NF pyrophyllite mine
GAULTOIS 25. Site of mid-19th century whaling factory


Down:

EARLYDEVONIAN 2. 410 million years ago (Period) [Early Devonian]
EARLYJURASSIC 4. 200 million years ago (Period) [Early Jurassic]
CATCHMENT 6. Area drained by a stream or river
MAGMA 7. Melted mantle rock
PERMAFROST 8. Subsoil which remains below freezing point
NOTREDAME 10. NF bay rich in copper showings [Notre Dame]
BASQUES 12. First european whale hunters in N.A.
DECIDUOUS 13. A tree that sheds its leaves
WATERWHEEL 16. Uses the energy of flowing water
IGNEOUS 18. Plutonic rock
WABUSH 19. Site of coldest recorded Lab. temperature (-54C)
TALC 22. Similar to pyrophyllite

Abbreviations Used in Clues:

  • NF - Newfoundland
  • Lab. - Labrador
  • N.A. - North America
  • UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Please Note:

These clues and words are also contained in the 'Natural Environment' hangman game.



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