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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_America

... with more than half of the region consisting of precambrian rocks that have been above sea level since the beginning of the Palaeozoic era. Canada's mineral resources are diverse and extensive. Across the Canadian Shield and in the north there are large iron, nickel, zinc, copper, gold ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_North_American_countries_by_population

This is a list of North American countries and dependent territories by population, which is sorted by the 2015 mid-year demographic. The largest country by land area is Canada, and by population is United States. The largest city by population is Mexico City. The languages most spoken are English, Spanish and French.

www.worldatlas.com/webimage/countrys/na.htm

Sep 19, 2016 ... John Cabot explored the east coast of what would become Canada in 1497. Giovanni da Verrazzano explored the East Coast of North America from Florida to eastern Canada in 1524, and Jacques Cartier made a series of voyages on behalf of the French crown in 1534 and penetrated the St. Lawrence ...

international.gc.ca/world-monde/international_relations-relations_internationales/north_america-amerique_nord/index.aspx?lang=eng

Dec 1, 2017 ... The North American relationship. Canada, the United States and Mexico have long collaborated as continental partners in the world's most prosperous region. The North America region has a combined population of almost 530 million and an economy that represents more than one-quarter of the world's ...

trilateral.org/page/5/north-american-region

The North American Group of the Trilateral Commission includes a maximum of 87 U.S. members, 20 Canadian members and, since 2000, 13 Mexican members . The first North American chairman was Gerard C. Smith (1973-77), former head of the U.S. Arms Control and Disarmament Agency and chief U.S. negotiator of ...

www.britannica.com/place/North-America

According to some authorities, North America begins not at the Isthmus of Panama but at the narrows of Tehuantepec, with the intervening region called Central America. Under such a ... of North America. For discussion of individual countries of the continent, see the articles Canada, Mexico, and United States of America.

www.nationalgeographic.org/encyclopedia/north-america-physical-geography

Jan 4, 2012 ... North America's physical geography, environment and resources, and human geography can be considered separately. North America can be divided into five physical regions: the mountainous west, the Great Plains, the Canadian Shield, the varied eastern region, and the Caribbean. Mexico and Central ...

www.ecotech.com/regional/north-america

Ecotech Contact. Felicity Sharp. Head of ECOTECH Europe & Americas. felicity. sharp@ecotech.com. For enquires within countries not listed contact Felicity Sharp via this email.

dmoz-odp.org/Regional/North_America/Canada

Mar 6, 2017 ... 1812 On 18 June President James Madison declares war on Great Britain (which includes Canada). 1814 The Treaty of Ghent ends hostilities and sets the border between Upper and Lower Canada and the United States. 1867 The three provinces of British North America (Canada, Nova Scotia, and New ...