sites will provide you with background information.
Port of Vancouver
The Port of Vancouver is Canada's gateway to the
Pacific Rim. Its shipping activities include freighters to the Pacific
and cruise ships to Alaska. Students can access this site to learn more
about Canada's major west coast port and the many ways in which it connects
Canada to the world.
Yukon: Canada's True North
This Web site focuses on the White Pass and Yukon
Railway that once transported people into the mountainous regions of Yukon.
Today, the restored steam engine train is a tourist attraction that enables
visitors to follow in the footsteps of the Gold Rush miners of 1898.
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