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Thanks to Tom H for tips on links.

Environmental NGOs.
Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society.
http://www.cpaws.org/
Canadian Wildlife Federation.
http://www.cwf-fcf.org/en/
Prince Edward Island Eco-Net de l’Île-du-Prince-Édouard.
http://www.peieconet.org
Sierra Club, Atlantic.
http://atlantic.sierraclub.ca/
Nature Conservancy Canada; Atlantic.
http://www.natureconservancy.ca/site/Pa ... t_ncc_work
Conservation de la nature Canada; Atlantique.
http://www.natureconservancy.ca/site/Pa ... t_cnc_work

Parks Canada.
National Parks of Canada; Prince Edward Island.
Prince Edward Island.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/pe/pei-ipe/index_E.asp
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Edw ... ional_Park
National Historic Sites of Canada; Prince Edward Island.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/eng/docs/r/system-r ... eux66.aspx

Canadian Aboriginal Cultural Resources.
Ed note: The source for these links is the Canadian Canoe Museum.
Aboriginal Canada Portal.
http://www.aboriginalcanada.gc.ca/acp/s ... index.html
Aboriginal Canada Portal; Heritage and Traditions.
http://www.aboriginalcanada.gc.ca/acp/s ... 26711.html
Native American Technology and Art.
http://www.nativetech.org

Handbook of the North American Indians.
William C Sturtevant, General Editor.
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.
http://anthropology.si.edu/handbook.htm
Volume 3: Environment, Origins, and Population.
Douglas H Ubelaker, Editor.
The natural environment of the continent to which Indian cultures adapted in prehistoric and historic times, natural resources utilized by these cultures, current knowledge of the earliest Indian occupation (before 9,000 BC), and human biology of Indian and Eskimo (Inuit) populations, prehistoric, historic and modern. 2006.
Volume 4: History of Indian-White Relations.
Wilcomb E Washburn, Editor.
History of Indian-White relations in the US and Canada following 1492. 1988.
Volume 15: Northeast.
Bruce G Trigger, Editor.
Indians from Virginia to St. Lawrence River, Great Lakes, Ohio Valley, Illinois. 1978.
Volume 17: Languages.
Ives Goddard, Editor.
Native languages of North America spoken by American Indians, Eskimos, and Aleuts. 1996.

General information, offline.
Ed note:
For general information that is not specific to Prince Edward Island, please consult the offline entries in National Resources
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 46&t=35800

General information, online.
Ed note:
For general information that is not specific to Prince Edward Island, please consult also the online entries in National Resources
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 46&t=35800
Early Canadiana Online.
http://www.canadiana.org/ECO/?Language=en
Geographical Names of Canada.
http://geonames.nrcan.gc.ca/
Acadia and the Acadians.
Canadian Encyclopedia. History of Acadia.
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/ ... RTA0011510
Canadian Encyclopedia. Acadia.
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/ ... RTA0000019
Canadian Encyclopedia. Contemporary Acadia.
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/ ... RTA0009091
Canadian Encyclopedia. The Deportation of the Acadians.
http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/ ... arams=A292
Wikipedia. Acadia.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acadia
Wikipedia. Acadians.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acadians
Additional sources.
http://www.histori.ca/peace/page.do?pageID=275
http://museum.gov.ns.ca/arch/infos/infoaca1.htm
http://www.cbc.ca/acadian/
http://www.whitepinepictures.com/seeds/i/6/sidebar.html
http://www.grassroutes.com/clare/acadian.htm
etc.
Bob Gillette's paddling site contains also historical material.
http://www.paddlinginfo.com

Prince Edward Island Parks.
Government site.
http://www.tourismpei.com/pei-provincial-parks
Wikipedia site.
Ed note: Very few entries have content.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:P ... ard_Island

Paddling clubs and associations.
Prince Edward Island Canoe and Kayak Association.
http://www.windsinc.com/canoekayak/canoekayak.htm
Ed note: The source for the following entry is CanoeKayak Canada.
http://www.canoekayak.ca/content/Sprint_club_atlantic
Abegweit Paddlers Club of Prince Edward Island. Brudenell; sprint.
http://www.windsinc.com/canoekayak/sprintracing.htm

Links for paddlers.
Canadian Canoe Museum.
http://www.canoemuseum.ca/
Our Canoeing Heritage.
http://www.canoemuseum.ca/index.php/200 ... e-mainhtml
Canadian Heritage Rivers System.
http://www.chrs.ca/Main_e.htm
I Speak for Canadian Rivers.
http://www.ispeakforcanadianrivers.ca/
Canadian Rivers Network.
http://www.ispeakforcanadianrivers.ca/c ... twork.html
Google maps.
http://maps.google.com
Google Earth.
http://earth.google.com
Great Canadian Rivers.
http://www.greatcanadianrivers.com/
Trans Canada Trail.
http://www.tctrail.ca/home.php
Links specific to Prince Edward Island.
Prince Edward Island rivers.
Ed note: very few entries.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_Pr ... and_rivers
Prince Edward Island lakes.
None listed at Wikipedia.

Government links for paddlers.
Canadian Hydrographic Service; Nautical Charts and Publications.
http://www.chs-shc.gc.ca/charts-cartes/index-eng.asp
Canadian Hydrographic Service; Tides, Currents and Water Levels.
http://www.chs-shc.gc.ca/twl-mne/index-eng.asp
http://www.waterlevels.gc.ca/english/Canada.shtml
Region 4; Saint Lawrence.
Ed note: Includes the Gulf of Saint Lawrence.
Map boundaries: Westing: 55 to 75 degrees; Northing: 45 to 52 degrees.
http://www.waterlevels.gc.ca/cgi-bin/ti ... h&region=4
Canadian Hydrographic Service; Tide predictions.
Volume 1; Atlantic Coast and Bay of Fundy.
http://www.waterlevels.gc.ca/english/Da ... able.shtml
Coast Guard; Maritimes Region.
http://www.ccg-gcc.gc.ca/eng/CCG/Maritimes
Natural Resources Canada; Topographical maps. (Toporama)
http://atlas.nrcan.gc.ca/site/english/maps/topo/map
Real-time Hydrometric Data.
http://www.wateroffice.ec.gc.ca/index_e.html
Saint Lawrence Observatory.
Ed note: I don’t know that this site has paddling information not provided elsewhere in this list.
http://www.osl.gc.ca/en/index.html
Information about Lifejackets and PFDs from the Safe Boating Guide.
http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/marinesafety/de ... 24.htm#lj1
Lifejackets & PFDs.
http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/marinesafety/de ... u-1692.htm
Minimum Safety Equipment Required for the Size and Type of your Pleasure Craft.
http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/marinesafety/de ... nu-690.htm
NB: In the case of any discrepancy between the information on this page and the Small Vessel Regulations, the formal regulatory text shall remain the final authority.
Formal regulatory text / Small Vessel Regulations.
http://www.gazette.gc.ca/rp-pr/p2/2010/ ... 1-eng.html
Links specific to Prince Edward Island.
Ferries.
http://www.gov.pe.ca/infopei/index.php3?number=15193
Prince Edward Island Tourism.
http://www.tourismpei.com/index.php3
Prince Edward Island road map.
Ed note: I couldn't find it online.
Prince Edward Island weather.
http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/forecast ... html?id=PE
Marine weather; Maritimes.
http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/marine/r ... l?mapID=15

US links for paddlers.
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.
https://www1.nga.mil/Pages/Default.aspx
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_G ... nce_Agency
NGA Maritime Safety Information.
http://www.nga.mil/portal/site/maritime/
NGA Digital Nautical Chart.
http://www.nga.mil/portal/site/dnc/
NGA Maritime Domain Contact Listing.
http://www.nga.mil/portal/site/nga01/in ... ID=Article
NGA Global Shoreline Data Set.
http://www.nga.mil/portal/site/nga01/in ... ID=Article
NOAA.
ALLAN: Anything relevant to PEI?
http://oceanservice.noaa.gov/
NOAA synoptic-scale weather maps.
http://www.opc.ncep.noaa.gov/
Tide Height and Current Speed Predictor:
http://tbone.biol.sc.edu/tide/sites_othernorth.html

Paddling information, offline.
Kanawa. Canada's Paddling Magazine. Published quarterly by Paddle Canada.
http://www.paddlingcanada.com/kanawa.asp
Gillette, Bob. Paddling Prince Edward Island: A Guide to the Island's Best Paddling Adventures. Falcon Guides (2006).
His site http://www.paddlinginfo.com contains also historical material.
Noel, Lynn (Editor). Voyages: Canada’s Heritage Rivers. Breakwater Press, Saint John’s (1995).

Paddling information, online.
cartespleinair (Charles Leduc library).
http://www.cartespleinair.org
then Canot, then Cartes (reports) or Canorama (overiew).
If you use any of the information supplied at cartespleinair, please consider making a contribution to the Fonds pour la Préservation des Rivières (FQCK) at http://www.canot-kayak.qc.ca
Che-Mun. The Journal of Canadian Wilderness Canoeing.
Ed note: Issues are available online two quarters after publication.
http://www.ottertooth.com/che-mun/index.htm
Nastawgan. Published quarterly by the Wilderness Canoe Association.
http://wildernesscanoe.ca
http://www.wildernesscanoe.ca/Nastawgan_Journal
To view the Index, go to
http://wildernesscanoe.ca/NastIndx.php
Once there, select a Category (for example Trip information).
To view the Archives, go to
http://news.ourontario.ca/nastawgan/Bro ... pubCode=NJ ;
digitization of the database is incomplete and the Search features are not useful.
Out There.
http://www.out-there.com
The canoe-related Route information is largely under Adventure/Sports but you might want to look at other folders.
Links specific to Prince Edward Island.
None known.

Paddlers' sites.
Reinhard Zollitsch.
http://www.zollitschcanoeadventures.com/