The Canadian Shield

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The Canadian Shield

The Canadian ShieldBy.Jake Talaga

Natural ResourcesGoldNickelIron Copper

Natural resources make towns and cities.They are really important gold is mined in mines their not mined that much because in the olden dayspeople mined to much. eighty five% percent of gold is used for jewelry and coins. It is a really important mineral in The Canadian Shield. Nickel is mined like gold but nickel is used for stuff and used for making stuff. That's why the money nickel is called nickel. Iron is ore but when you melt the ore it turns in to iron. Iron is one of the most important mineral in The Canadian Shield. Iron can be used or made into stuff. Iron is a common metal found in the earth's crust. Iron is one of the first metal mineral mined in Canada. 5% of iron is found is the earth's crust. Copper is used to make pipe, bullets for guns, O rings for key chains, copper wire and for one cent or its even called a pennys and a lot more stuff. Some people call copper gold because copper looks like gold but its not its copper.

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There are a lot of major cities in The Canadian Shield. Here they are Yellowknife, Fort Chipewyan, Uranium City, Thunder Bay, The Pas, Sudbury, Ottawa, Churchhill, Chicoutimi, Toronto, Montreal Quebec City. Did you know that Ottawa is the capital of Canada and it is located at the bottom of Ontario? Yellowknife is the furthest to the west in The Canadian Shield region. In the summer Yellowknife get 24 hours of sunlight a day.

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YOU HAVE TO WATCH THIS AWESOME VIDEO ABOUT MINING!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

There are a lot of landforms in the Canadian Shield Region, they are Rocky Soil, Muskeg, Hill and Plateaus. But in the nother there is Artic Tundra and in the South there is Ever Green Forest. Several bodies of waters fall within the Canadian Shield. There is a lot of bodies of water in the Canadian Shield these are so of them St. Lawrencce River, The Great Lakes, The Hudson Bay, Lake Athabasca.

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THIS IS A VIDEO ABOUT FARMING!!! >>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

THIS IS A VIDEO IS ABOUT ENGINEERING!!!>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

THIS IS A VIDEO ABOUT MINING FOR GOLD!!!>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

My links are in my other glog :)

IMAGES OF LANDFORMS IN THE CANADIAN SHIELD!!!>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

IMAGES OF THE LANDFORMS IN THE CANADIAN SHIELD!!!>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>

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The quality of liife in the Canadian Shield is good, because they have lots of jobs. Jobs like medicial positions, tourism, goverment and mining. In the Canadian Shield they still depend on natural resoures like water, vegetation and animals. The reason that you should live in the Shield is that it is the biggest region in Canada and it has a lot of activites like fishing, hunting, quading, snow mobiling, kayaking, swimming, hiking and other fun sports.

MAP OF CANADIAN SHIELD REGION!!!!<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<<

IMAGES OF LANDFORMS IN THE CANADIAN SHIELD!!!>>>>>>>>>>>>>>>


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