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Presentation 20150210 Transfer of HEU, Highly Enriched Uranium, from Chalk River to Savannah, Georgia

THE ST. CATHARINES AND DISTRICT COUNCIL OF WOMEN         February 10th, 2015 Transfer of HEU, Highly Enriched Uranium, from Chalk River to Savannah, Georgia   My name is Susan Pruyn. I am the President of the St. Catharines and District Council of Woman, a group comprised of 18 affiliated  and 22 individual [...]

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Letter 20150901 Deep Geologic Repository Project for Low and Intermediate Level Waste

Letter 20150901 NCWC response to Recommendations by Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency on #17520 Deep Geologic Repository Project for Low and Intermediate Level Waste   September 1, 2015   National Programs Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency 22nd Floor, 160 Elgin Street, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0H3 CEAA.Conditions.ACEE@ceaa-acee.gc.ca Re: #17520  Deep Geologic Repository Project for Low and Intermediate Level Waste-Response to the [...]

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Letter 20150604 Canada’s Role in Nuclear Non-Proliferation

Letter 20150604 Canada's Role in Nuclear Non-Proliferation   June 4, 2015   The Right Honourable Stephen Harper, P.C., M.P. The Prime Minister of Canada House of Commons Ottawa ON, K1A 0A6   Dear Prime Minister: Re: Canada’s Role in Nuclear Non-Proliferation  The Treaty on the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT), in effect since 1970, is [...]

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Policy 2015

Policy 2015 PDF version of Policy for 2015 2015.01             MAXIMIZE REMOVAL OF CHEMICALS & PHARMACEUTICALS FROM WASTEWATER BEFORE RELEASING WASTEWATER INTO THE ENVIRONMENT  2015.02             MEAT AND CLIMATE CHANGE 2015.03             MEDICALLY ASSISTED DEATH 2015.04             REGULATION OF TOXINS AND BANNING OF ANTIBACTERIALS IN PERSONAL CARE PRODUCTS 2015.05             THE REGULATION OF ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES 2015.06             REDUCTION IN SUGAR CONTENT [...]

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Notes 20070602 Climate Change

Dr. David Sauchyn, Professor University of Regina: Notes for National Council of Women of Canada AGM, June 2nd, 2007, Regina Inn, Regina Climate changes projected for the mid 21st century are outside the range of recent experience with natural variability. These changes include higher temperatures in all months, higher precipitation in January to May, but [...]

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Policy 2014

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN OF CANADA LIST OF POLICY: Policy 2014.01             ACCESS TO MIFEPRISTONE (RU486): FOR USE IN MEDICAL ABORTIONS  2014.02             EMPLOYMENT INSURANCE REFORM REGARDING TIPS 2014.03             IMPACT ON LOCAL POPULATIONS OF GLOBAL RUSH TO AQUIRE FARMLAND 2014.04             MORATORIUM ON THE USE OF NEONICOTINOID PESTICIDES ON FARM CROPS Policy Update  2014.01PU        Curriculum of Medical Faculties [...]

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Statement NCWC and ICW

JOINT DECLARATION PREAMBLE "The National Council of Women of Canada (The “NCWC”) is a member of the International Council of Women, accredited with the United Nations' Economic and Social Council's Commission on the Status of Women. NCWC is linked with seventy-seven Councils and member groups in Canada and is committed to improving the well-being of [...]

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Statement International Women’s Day

International Women's Day - Celebrating our Great.... Progress? The UN Charter states that gender equality is a fundamental human right, and much work has been done in the UN and in its States Members to work toward that noble goal. In Canada, we have the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Charter of Rights and [...]

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Statement Girls and Violence

Girls/Young Women and Violence Project An initiative of the National Council of Women of Canada Funded by Status of Women Canada Prepared by the Core Advisory Committee: Ruth Brown, Joyce Ireland, Annette Werk, Helen Saravanamuttoo (Chair) The Forum, generously sponsored by Status of Women Canada, occurred on 5 June 1999 in Winnipeg, in conjunction with [...]

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Statement Common Program 2002

NCWC Common Program: 2002-2003 Theme: Health Title: “Responding to the Romanow Commission Report” Rationale: The Report and recommendations of the Romanow Commission is due in Nov. 2002 and will likely be released late in 2002 or early in 2003. NCWC submitted a brief to the Commission and appeared before the Commission in Ottawa. It is [...]

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Statement 20121005 Universal Periodic Review NCWC CFUW

  Canadian Federation of University Women (CFUW) and National Council of Women Canada (NCWC) Joint Submission on the Occasion of Canada’s Universal Periodic Review Submitted October 5, 2012 About CFUW: Founded in 1919, CFUW is a national, non-profit, self-funded, non-governmental, women's equality-seeking organization of close to 9, 000 women graduates, students and associate members in [...]

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Statement 20070731 Two Tier Care

Statement from NCWC In response to the article in The Globe and Mail, “MDs launch fresh bid for two-tier care,” Tuesday 31 July 2007. Universal Health Care The National Council of Women of Canada, founded in 1893, is strongly committed to Canada’s one-tier health system. Our universal health care system is one of which Canada [...]

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Statement 20060721 Life Extensions of Nuclear Plants

NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN OF CANADA (established in 1893) Administrative Assistant, Regulatory Standards and Research Division, Directorate of Safety Management and Standards,Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission PO Box 1046 Station B 280 Slater Street, Ottawa, Ontario KIP 5S9 July 21, 2006 Re: Life Extensions of Nuclear Power Plants, Draft Regulatory Document G-360 As a Vice President [...]

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Statement 20020621 Pay Equity Task Force

Submission to the Pay Equity Task Force National Council of Women of Canada June 21, 2002 Introduction The National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC) is pleased to participate in the Pay Equity Task Force's review of the federal pay equity legislative provisions. Founded in 1893, NCWC is a non-partisan, non-profit organization of women representing [...]

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Statement 201102 Bill C46

NCWC Response to Federal Ombudsperson's Request on Bill C-46, Production of Records in Sexual Offence Prosecutions February 2011 Discuss the impact this Bill has had on victims since its implementation in 1997 particularly regarding victims' likelihood to report a crime, the process of interacting with the criminal justice system, and their ultimate healing journey in [...]

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Statement 200811 Dempsey Firm the Foundation

Message from President Karen Dempsey, Firm the Foundation November. 2008 National Council of Women of Canada Celebrates 115 Years of Service On October 27th 1893, at a public meeting in Toronto, over 1,500 women joined forces to form the National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC), knowing that by working together and speaking with a [...]

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Statement 200611 Perspectives of Families and Clients

The Way We See It: A Discussion Paper which examines Perspectives of Families and Clients within the Current Mental Health System in Manitoba November, 2006   Acknowledgements This discussion paper is respectfully submitted by the Ad-hoc Committee on Mental Health to the Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba, Inc. Co-chairs: Beverley Goodwin spearheaded, in 1997, [...]

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Presentation 20110604 Peters Popular Culture Mental Health

Popular Culture’s Influence on the Mental Health and Body Image of Girls and Women The following is a summary of the panel presentation given by Lori Peters at the NCWC on June 4, 2011 Every day we are inundated with information that has the potential to influence our thoughts, opinions, and beliefs. Within minutes we [...]

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Presentation 20110604 Goodwin Suicide

National Council of Women of Canada Presentation My experience with mental health began in 1996 when my daughter, Carolyn, first attempted suicide. Six months later she died – March, 1997. Immediately, two friends and I set out to find out what went wrong. Reading notes and meeting with her doctors we knew within weeks that [...]

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Presentation 20110604 Amir Who Cares for the Caregivers

National Council of Women of Canada 118th Annual General Meeting, Winnipeg June 4, 2011 WHO CARES FOR THE CAREGIVERS? Ella Amir Executive Director, AMI-Quebec Chair, Family Caregivers Advisory Committee, Mental Health Commission of Canada ellaamir@amiquebec.org Caregiving is a major preoccupation that needs to be shared not only by caregivers and care-recipients, but by everyone concerned [...]

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Presentation 20041125 Sly Status of Women

A PRESENTATION TO THE PARLIAMENTARY STANDING COMMITTEE ON THE STATUS OF WOMEN NOVEMBER 25, 2004 FROM THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN OF CANADA PRESENTED BY CATHARINE LAIDLAW-SLY, PRESIDENT Thank you for the opportunity to appear today and identify some issues of concern to the National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC), together with some forward-looking [...]

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Notes 20111027 Comments on Bill S-2

Comments on the proposed Bill S-2 - An Act respecting family homes situated on First Nation reserves and matrimonial interests or rights in or to structures and lands situated on those reserves Prepared by Mary Scott, on behalf of the National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC), and the Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba, [...]

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Notes 20030730 Background on Homelessness

Background Information re Homelessness NCWC’s Common Program this year is Homelessness and Housing for the Homeless. At the AGM, it was decided that Councils may choose whatever they wish to do in this area. As Councils work on the Common Program, they might wish to examine the programs currently in effect in their areas, gather [...]

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Notes 20101103 ICW-CIF Asia Pacific

NOTES FROM DOWN-UNDER- AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND ICW-CIF ASIA-PACIFIC FOURTH SEMINAR AND TRAINING WORKSHOP HOSTED BY THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN OF NEW ZEALAND 3-11 November, 2010 The National Council of Women of New Zealand (NCWNZ) is an umbrella organization representing 33 nationally organized societies and 14 national members. NCWNZ has 23 branches throughout the country [...]

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Notes 20100809 Pentland Water Policy

Ralph Pentland’s* Speaking Notes – Draft/Check against Delivery (Including a Contribution from Norm Brandson**) Midwestern Legislative Conference, Toronto, 9 August, 2010 INTRODUCTORY REMARKS FOR THE SESSION ON WATER POLICY, PROTECTION AND MANAGEMENT I should note at the outset that I have no current affiliation with any government at any level. So whatever views I express [...]

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Notes 20080530 Pentland 21 Century Energy and Water

1 Ralph Pentland's Speaking Notes - May 30, 2008 National Council of Women of Canada 21st Century Energy and Water Policies I would like to thank you for inviting me to meet with you today. I was pleased when I learned that the National Council of Women of Canada was embarking on an energy-water connections [...]

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Notes 20080530 Jackson Water Energy Nexus

Notes for a Presentation to National Council of Women on Water-Energy Nexus John Jackson, Great Lakes United May 30, 2008 1) Impacts of Our Energy Decisions on Great Lakes: a.  Hydro Power: Vast limitless waters of Great Lakes are controlled at St. Mary’s River, Niagara River and St. Lawrence River to allow for hydro production. [...]

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Notes 20070602 Peters True Cost of Tar Sands

Speaking Notes Dick Peters/KAIROS NCWC AGM Regina Inn , Regina June 2nd 2007 Oil and Water: The True Cost of Tar Sands KAIROS " Waterworks" Resource The wealthy, and some not so wealthy, countries have an almost unquenchable thirst for oil: and Canada is rushing to meet the demand through the Alberta's major oil producing [...]

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Notes 20070602 Panel Presentation on Water

Susan Howatt, Council of Canadians Water Campaigner Notes: Panel Presentation on Water- National Council of Women of Canada AGM                   June 2nd, 2007 Regina Inn, Regina Saskatchewan There is no question that we are facing a global water crisis. Around the world, 1.1 billion people do not have access to clean drinking water, and more than [...]

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Notes 20020602 Womens Health Research

WOMEN'S HEALTH RESEARCH: A PORTRAIT OF WOMEN'S HEALTH IN ATLANTIC CANADA' Speaking notes to the National Council of Women of Canada Annual Meeting June 2, 2002 by Carol Amaratunga Executive Director Atlantic Centre of Excellence for Women's Health Halifax, Nova Scotia 1.1 OPENING REMARKS: IT IS A PRIVILEGE AND HONOUR TO SPEAK THIS MORNING ON [...]

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Brief 201110 Brief Pre Budget Consultations

Speaking Notes for the presentation of the Brief to the Pre-Budget Consultations of the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance submitted by the National Council of Women of Canada/ Le conseil national des femmes du Canada Prepared by Carla Kozak Vice President Economics October 2011   Recommendation #1: Eradicate Poverty Recommandation No.1: Mettre fin [...]

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Letter 20130214 Harper C38

Dear Prime Minister Harper, The National Council of Women of Canada [NCWC] is deeply disappointed in your government’s rushed passage of Omnibus Bills C-38 and C-45 in 2012 which we think  will undermine environmental  protections, and threaten our country’s future, environmentally, economically and socially.  We urge you to step back from the approach that appears [...]

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Letter 20120723 Ashfield Experimental Lakes Area

THE NATIONAL COUNCIL OF WOMEN OF CANADA Established 1893 The Honourable Keith Ashfield Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Parliament Bldgs. Ottawa keith.ashfield@parl.gc.ca Dear Minister Ashfield, The National Council of Women of Canada  (NCWC) finds it unfathonable, and unacceptable,  that your Ministry would cancel the  internationally renowned Experimental Lakes Area (ELA) program, which has for many  [...]

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Letter 20130918 Stoddart Mass Surveillance

September 18, 2013. The Privacy Commissioner of Canada 112 Kent St Place de Ville, Tower B, 3rd Floor, Ottawa, ON K1A 1H3 Dear Ms Stoddart, The National Council of Women of Canada, [NCWC] takes this opportunity to support, encourage and lend urgency to the Privacy Commissioner of Canada’s investigation into the recently revealed mass surveillance [...]

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Letter 20130226 Kent Expedite Liquid Waste

The Honourable Peter Kent, Minister of Environment House of Commons Ottawa, ON K1A 0A6 February 26, 2013 Dear Minister Kent, In a letter of  February 19th  the National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC)  requested that  you authorize  a full-panel CEAA Environmental Assessment  for  Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC),  Atomic Energy of Canada (AECL) and [...]

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Letter 20121023 Harper Chrysotile Asbestos

The Right Hon.Stephen Harper, P.C., B.A.,M.A. House of Commons, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 October 23, 2012 Dear Mr Harper, On behalf of the National Council of Women of Canada[ NCWC],which represents many thousands of Canadian women through our federation of 15 Local and six Councils as well as 20 Nationally Organized Societies I write to [...]

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Letter 20120124 Friends Donations

Dear Friends,                                                                                                January 24, 2013 The NCWCDO was established by the National Council of Women of Canada in 1985. It is a Registered Charitable Organization dedicated to the advancement of women and girls in Third World countries and Canada. Funds are raised to support projects that address education and skills that will improve the life [...]

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Letter 20111110 Harper Bill C10

The Right Hon. Stephen Harper, P.C., B.A., M.A. House of Commons, Ottawa, ON K1A0A6 November 10, 2011 Dear Mr. Harper, On behalf of the members of the National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC), I urge you to provide Canadians with a clear understanding of the financial impact attached to each proposed legislative change or [...]

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Letter 20110711 Harper Fresh Water

The Right Hon. Stephen Harper, P.C., B.A., M.A. House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 July 11, 2011 Dear Mr. Harper, On behalf of the National Council of Women of Canada may I respectfully draw your attention to the immediate and growing danger to Canada’s fresh water - a vital resource for any country that [...]

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Letter 20110630 Morin CBC License Renewals

June 30, 2011 Mr. Robert A. Morin Secretary General CRTC Ottawa, ON K1A0N2 Fax:819-994-0218 Dear Mr Morin, Re: Broadcasting Notice of Consultation CRTC 2011-379-Licence renewals for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation’s French- and English-language services. I am writing to you on behalf of the members of the National Council of Women of Canada. We have written [...]

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Letter 20110621 Harper Missing Murdered Aboriginal

The Right Hon. Stephen Harper, P.C., B.A., M.A. House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A0A6 June 21, 2011 Dear Mr. Harper, I write on National Aboriginal Day to inform you that at the National Council of Women’s recent annual general meeting in Winnipeg, June 2 to 4, 160 delegates signed a Joint Declaration between the NCWC [...]

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Letter 20090923 Parliament C391

To: Members of Parliament, Government of Canada Re: National Council of Women of Canada Call to Defeat Bill C-391 Conservative MP Candace Hoeppner’s Private Member’s Bill C-391 is scheduled for second reading debate on Monday 28 September, 2009. Bill C-391 proposes to eliminate long-gun registration and to destroy all existing registration records. The National Council [...]

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Letter 20130226 Kent CEAA

The Honourable Peter Kent, Minister of Environment House of Commons Ottawa, ON K1A 0A6 February 26, 2013 Dear Minister Kent, In a letter of February 19th the National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC) requested that you authorize a full-panel CEAA Environmental Assessment for Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC), Atomic Energy of Canada (AECL) and [...]

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Letter 20120926 Duncan Oil and Gas Explore

The Hon. John Duncan, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada, Parliament Buildings, Ottawa ON. September 26, 2012 Dear Minister Duncan, The National Council of Women of Canada [NCWC], representing thousands of Canadians from coast to coast, has for many years studied the destructive impacts of resource exploration, development and use on Canada’s environmentally [...]

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Letter 20120712 Harper Burma

The Right Hon. Stephen Harper, P.C., B.A., M.A. House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 July 12, 2012 Dear Mr Harper, The Canadian Council of Muslim Women, an affiliate member of The National Council of Women [NCWC], has requested that I convey to you, and your Government, its deep concern about recent events in Burma, [...]

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Letter 20120608 Harper Tobin Tax

June 8, 2012 The Right Hon. Stephen J. Harper, P.C., B.A., M.A. House of Commons. Ottawa, Ontario K1A0A6. Dear Prime Minister Harper, We wish to bring to your immediate attention the important resolution that was adopted by the National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC) in 1999, and reiterated at our recent Annual Meeting, held [...]

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Letter 20120523 Ashfield Experimental Lakes

The Honourable Keith Ashfield Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Parliament Buildings Ottawa, ON Dear Minister Ashfield, The National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC) finds it unfathomable and unacceptable that your Ministry would cancel the internationally renowned Experimental Lakes Area (ELA) program, which has for many years been a model of how scientific research, properly [...]

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Letter 20120315 Harper Afghani Women at Bonn

March 15, 2012 The Right Hon. Stephen Harper, P.C., B.A. M.A. House of Commons, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 Dear Mr Harper, On November 3, 2011 the National Council of Women of Canada [NCWC] wrote to applaud your Government’s strong voice in support of the equality and human rights for Afghani women at the Bonn Conference [...]

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Letter 20120208 Harper Enbridge Northern Gateway

February 8th, 2012 The Right Honourable Stephen Harper, PC., B.A., M.A. House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 Dear Mr. Harper, The National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC ), representing many thousands of members across Canada is alarmed at the potentially devastating risks to the environment posed by the Enbridge Northern Gateway proposal to [...]

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Letter 20120127 Harper Jasper

 January 27, 2012 The Right Hon. Stephen Harper, P.C., B.A., M.A. House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6 Dear Mr. Harper: On behalf of the National Council of Women of Canada (NCWC), which represents over one third of a million Canadians, may I express our dismay that a section of Jasper National Park is at [...]

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