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Fur is another big reason why the British came to Halifax and the Atlantic Region.
The fur was used to make hats.
Hudson's Bay was one of the companies that sold the furry clothing.
The fishing is one of the big reasons why the settled in Halifax.
Cod is the type of fish that the First Nation's, the English, and the Acadians caught.
The cod fishing industries have gone down in the last few centuries because the cod population has gone down.
The Acadians are the descendants of french colonist who settled in Acadia during 17 and 18 centuries
The colony was located in what is now Eastern Canada's Maritime Provinces.
Some of the natural resources that attracted the British were...
Oil and gas
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HALIFAX IS THE LARGEST CITY IN THE ATLANTIC REGION
Hop on a bus, shuttle or ferry
Halifax transit also operates the ferries that run between Halifax Dartmouth with free transfers connecting to transit buses
Loyalists are people who still were loyal to the British after the War of Independence.
Independence day is July 4th.
American War of Independence
Went from 1775-1783
In 1778 France joined the Americans in the war
First Nation came first and they were the Mi'kmaq. Second is the Francophone which is the Acadians Third is the British.
The climate in the Atlantic region in the Summer is typically 18 degrees celsius. In the winter it is not to cold but the winters are long. The temperature is normally -2 degrees celsius to -10 celsius.
The highest elevation is 241.9 metres. (793.6 feet)
The lowest is 0 metres (zero feet)
The sea level is 0.73 metres above land.