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The climate of British Columbia and the Yukon Territory

W. G. Kendrew

The climate of British Columbia and the Yukon Territory

by W. G. Kendrew

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Published by E. Cloutier, Queen"s printer in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • British Columbia,
  • Yukon Territory
    • Subjects:
    • British Columbia -- Climate,
    • Yukon Territory -- Climate

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] W. G. Kendrew [and] D. Kerr.
      ContributionsKerr, Donald P., joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQC985.5.B8 K4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 222 p.
      Number of Pages222
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6231084M
      LC Control Number57026697

      The Yukon is a territory of Canada, north of British Columbia, west of the Northwest Territories, and east of the American state of population is 31, Most of the territory's people live in the capital of of the people are native Canadians (First Nations).The Yukon became a territory in Ghost towns: Clinton Creek, Elsa, Fortymile, Paris, Snag. The Yukon Territory may be famous for its sub-Arctic climate, but there are also surprising temperature variations throughout the region. Warm Pacific fronts frequently follow frigid Arctic air masses in winter, while rainfall is a relatively rare sight.

      Infrastructure. Atlin can be reached via the Atlin Road (Yukon Territorial Highway 7; no number in B.C.) that is maintained jointly by the British Columbia and Yukon governments. At its Yukon terminus, the Atlin Road connects to the Tagish Road and the Alaska Highway (Highway 1). It can also be reached through Atlin to the construction of the Atlin Road by the Canadian Army. Yukon Liquor Corporation protocol agreement for to Protocol agreement between Government of Yukon and Yukon Liquor Corporation Statistics and data view child links.

      Books shelved as yukon: The Call of the Wild/White Fang by Jack London, The Call of the Wild by Jack London, The Spell of the Yukon and Other Verses by R. This map of Yukon Territory is provided by Google Maps, whose primary purpose is to provide local street maps rather than a planetary view of the Earth. Within the context of local street searches, angles and compass directions are very important, as well as ensuring that distances in all directions are shown at the same scale.


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The climate of British Columbia and the Yukon Territory by W. G. Kendrew Download PDF EPUB FB2

Climate of British Columbia and the Yukon Territory. Ottawa, E. Cloutier, Queen's printer, [i.e. ] (OCoLC) Material Type: Government publication, National government publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: W G Kendrew; Donald P Kerr.

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The climate of central Canada-- Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta and the Districts of Mackenzie and Keewa The Year book of British Columbia and manual of provincial information; Vancouver to Klondike and Canadian Yukon [microform]: map, routes and distances, steamer sailings, pass.

Yukon Territory Weather, climate and geography Weather and climate Best time to visit. Summers are warm with almost continuous daylight during June. Winters are bitterly cold with limited daylight.

Required clothing. Days can be hot in summer, but sweaters and light jackets. Yukon Territory climate guide. Get the latest coronavirus (COVID) updates for Canada with current travel advice, statistics and online resources.

Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in the Yukon Territory for next month - June. Select a destination to see the climate guide for all months of the year.

The Yukon Territory climate is primarily subarctic, and most of the province is at a high elevation with semiarid conditions, creating warm summers with temperatures averaging 77°F (25°C) and up. Summer days are long, usually with hour daylight in June and July due to.

Watson Lake is a highway community just 10 km (6 mi) north of the Yukon border offering lots of outdoor recreational opportunities for everything from jet skiing to golfing and hiking. In the winter spend a day cross-country skiing or ice fishing. A visit to this area also requires a stop at Sign Post Forest.

Climate. Because of the Kuroshio, or Japan Current, which warms the coast, and the adjoining mountain ranges, British Columbia experiences a variety of climates. Some climatologists have claimed that, in its temperature, humidity, and variability, the southwestern corner of the province, tempered by the current, has one of the most favourable climates for people, plants, and animals.

The territory is the approximate shape of a right triangle, bordering the U.S. state of Alaska to the west and northwest for 1, kilometres ( mi) mostly along longitude ° W, the Northwest Territories to the east and British Columbia to the south. Its northern coast is on the Beaufort ragged eastern boundary mostly follows the divide between the Yukon Basin and the Mackenzie Area rank: Ranked 9th.

Map of Alaska, Yukon Territory and British Columbia showing connections of the White Pass and Yukon route. Contributor Names [Book of running charts of the Yukon and Stewart rivers, Title devised from content of atlas.

Holograph. Accompanied by typed letter to George H. Wallace which describes the work of river pilots on the Yukon. Yukon, formerly Yukon Territory, territory of northwestern Canada, an area of rugged mountains and high plateaus.

It is bounded by the Northwest Territories to the east, by British Columbia to the south, and by the U.S. state of Alaska to the west, and it extends northward above the Arctic Circle to the Beaufort Sea.

The capital is Whitehorse. If you think the parks of British Columbia and Alberta are worth raving about, wait until you lay eyes on Kluane National Park. Covering almsq km and home to Mount Logan (m), the tallest mountain in Canada, the beauty of Kluane will leave you speechless.

Most of Northern BC as well as many mountain highways have a subarctic or subalpine climate. Coastal British Columbia experiences the mildest winters in Canada where freezing temperatures are infrequent. Victoria, generally considered the mildest major city Area: Ranked 3rd among provinces.

Vancouver, British Columbia has a Mediterranean warm climate (Csb) whereas Watson Lake, Yukon Territory has a boreal subarctic climate with no dry season (Dfc). Vancouver, British Columbia is in or near the cool temperate wet forest biome whereas Watson Lake, Yukon Territory is in or near the boreal moist forest biome.

The White Pass & Yukon Route is miles ( km) long. Of this, miles ( km) are in Alaska; miles ( km) in British Columbia, and miles ( km) in the Yukon.

Whitehorse is the third largest city in Canada by area. The Carcross Desert is the world’s smallest at acres ( hectares). The Northwest Territories is a territory of Canada with a population estimate of 43, and is the most populous territory in northern Canada.

The Northwest Territories are bordered by Canada’s two other territories, Nunavut to the east and Yukon to the west, and by the provinces of British Columbia, Alberta, and Saskatchewan to the south. British Columbia is bordered to the west by the Pacific Ocean and the American state of Alaska, to the north by Yukon Territory and the Northwest Territories, to the east by the province of Alberta, and to the south by the American states of Washington, Idaho, and southern border of British Columbia was established by the Oregon Treaty, although its history is tied with lands Area rank: Ranked 5th.

The climate of Yukon Territory Yukon Territory is located in the north-west of Canada and is one of the coldest regions in the country. The largest part is covered with taiga and tundra.

Don’t be surprised if you run into a bear, a caribou or a wolf. Yukon Territory has a sub-arctic climate. The Yukon Territory (Yukon) is in the northwest corner of Canada. It borders on British Columbia, the Northwest Territories and Alaska.

Yukon has a total population of 34, people with most living in the capital city of Whitehorse. Yukon is an excellent place to live, work and play.

Yukon: Geography and Climate. The triangle-shaped territory is bordered on the N by the Beaufort Sea of the Arctic Ocean, on the E by the Northwest Territories, on the S by British Columbia and Alaska, and on the W by Alaska.

The highest point in Yukon is Mt. Logan, 19, ft (5, m) high, in the St. Elias Mts. in the southwest. The Yukon Territory is bordered on the Western side by the U.S. State of Alaska. To the north is the Beaufort Sea and to the south is the Province of British Columbia.

Check out our brief photo tour of Yukon if you'd like to see more of the scenery of the territory or if you need photos for a school project.The Yukon Territory, Its History and Resources. The climate of the Yukon district in Canada is just the reverse, being dry and warm in summer and cold in winter, with a light snowfall.

Owing to the moisture rising from the warm Japanese current being carried inland by the upper southwest air current and striking the Coast range, this.Yukon Travel Guide. Whitehorse and the Yukon Territory. Whitehorse and the Yukon Territory.

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