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  • The Avalon Peninsula has a long history of mining activity. This includes a small mine near Manuels, Conception Bay, known as The Talc Mine.
  • The Avalon Peninsula has a long history of mining activity. This includes a small mine near Manuels, Conception Bay, known as The Talc Mine.
  • The Maritime Barrens ecoregion extends westward across the southern half of the uplands of Newfoundland to the Long Range Mountains.
  • This ecoregion extends across the southern Labrador border with Quebec and runs northwest to the southern boundary of the Smallwood Reservoir.
  • The mineral industry of Newfoundland and Labrador is critical to the economic health of the province.
  • The human history of Newfoundland and Labrador has been strongly influenced by the natural environment, particularly marine resources.
  • An introduction to the collection of the original pencil drawings of Newfoundland birds done by Roger Tory Peterson during the 1940s.
  • An article on the New Quebec Central Plateau ecoregion which comprises the Kaniapiskau Plateau and a large part of the Lake Plateau to the south and east.
  • Newfoundland and Labrador is part of two different types of biomes, the tundra and the taiga.
  • Rocks on the Island of Newfoundland are divided into three zones - Western, Central and Eastern.
  • Specific features of the normal Newfoundland and Labrador climate can be either positive (beneficial), or negative (cause difficulties).
  • The Northeastern Newfoundland ecoregion covers the north shore of Newfoundland from the Northern Peninsula to Bonavista.
  • The Northern Peninsula ecoregion is located along the forested parts of the coastal lowlands of the Northern Peninsula.
  • An introduction to the use of marine resources in Newfoundland and Labrador.
  • The Paradise River ecoregion is located in the southeastern section of Labrador.
  • Rockfalls are the downslope movement of loose rocks, either through free fall or by rolling.
  • Seal Fishery: Equipment, Techniques, Products--Natural Environment--Newfoundland and Labrador Heritage Web
  • Although the sealing industry was in decline at the turn of the century, Newfoundland companies continued to fit out steamers for the hunt.
  • Seal Fishery: Hunting Methods--Natural Environment--Newfoundland and Labrador Heritage Web
  • Background on the seal fishery in Newfoundland and Labrador, including history, resources and natural environment.