The Canadian Shield: Looking Ahead
Here are some Web
sites to help you with your research.
The Canadian Shield covers a large part of Canada.
That makes it even more important to preserve its ecosystems. At this
Web site especially for schools, you can find useful information about
preserving our forests.
A Diamond-Producing Nation
Did you know that diamonds are one of the most precious gems in the world?
Not long ago, people discovered diamonds in the Canadian Shield. Today,
there is a new diamond industry in Canada. To find out more about this industry,
visit this Web site. It includes an animated video that shows you how these
precious gems are formed.
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