Alberta is the second westernmost of the 10 provinces in Canada. It includes parts of the Canadian Rockies and is known for its oil and natural gas fields and cattle farming.
Popular in Alberta
Edmonton is the capital city of Alberta, Canada. Its metro area is home to 1.1 million people and is the northernmost city in North America of at least one million people.
Calgary, Alberta's largest city, is a product of oil culture, and is situated where the prairies end and the foothills begin.
Edmonton Capital Region refers to the metropolitan area of Edmonton, Alberta. The population of this area is 1.1 million.
Alberta Rockies is a region in western Alberta, Canada. It is dominated by the Rocky Mountains and attracts many visitors with its beauty, outdoor activities and two of Canada's oldest and best known national parks, Banff National Park and Jasper National Park.
Calgary Region is the region surrounding the city of Calgary in Alberta, Canada. Traditionally an agricultural area, it is a mix of suburban towns and semi-rural areas that are becoming bedroom communities to Calgary.
Southern Alberta is a region in Alberta, Canada.
Eastern Alberta is a region of Alberta, Canada. The southern part is an agricultural area, while the north is the focus of Canada's oil sands industry.
Alberta Badlands is a region in the south-east of Alberta, Canada. Flat wheat fields and ranchlands are common things that come …
Peace River Valley is a region in the north of Alberta, Canada. The Peace River Valley is of one Canada's richest agricultural areas, the most common of which are cereal crops and hay.
- Location Prairies, Canada, North America
- Population 3,500,000
- Abbreviation AB
- Latitide of center 55° 1' 12" (55.02°) north
- Longitude of center 115° west
- Average elevation 3,116 meters (10,223 feet)
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Other Names for Alberta
- Alberta pruwinsya Quechua
- Alberto Esperanto
- Albèrta Occitan (post 1500)
- Albérta Uighur
- Αλμπέρτα Modern Greek (1453-)
- Алберта Macedonian, Serbian
- Албърта Bulgarian
- Альбертæ Ossetian
- Альберта Kazakh, Mongolian, Russian, Ukrainian, Yakut
- Правінцыя Альберта Belarusian
- Ալբերտա Armenian
- אלבערטא Yiddish
- אלברטה Hebrew
- آلبرتا Persian
- ألبرت Arabic
- البرٹا Urdu
- ایلبرٹا Western Panjabi
- ܐܠܒܪܛܐ Official Aramaic (700-300 BCE)
- अल्बर्टा Hindi
- आल्बर्टा Marathi
- ஆல்பர்ட்டா Tamil
- ಆಲ್ಬರ್ಟಾ Kannada
- รัฐแอลเบอร์ตา Thai
- ალბერთა Mingrelian
- ალბერტა Georgian
- アルバータ州 Japanese
- 艾伯塔 Chinese
- 앨버타 주 Korean
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