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The Canadian Shield: Looking Ahead Student Centre

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Sustainable Planet

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.

Canada: 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.