Alberta is 's fourth largest province by both size and population, and the second farthest west. It stretches from at the in the west, to in the east and from the in the north, to , U.S.A. in the south.

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is Alberta's largest city and Canada's fourth-largest, and is near where the prairies end and the foothills begin. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is the capital city of Alberta, a province of . Photo: WinterE229, CC0.

is the region surrounding the city of in Alberta, . Photo: Elpoca, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Calgary refers to the most urban and dense area of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is part of Alberta, located between the cities of and . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

refers to the metropolitan area of , Alberta. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

The are the portion of the in western Alberta, . Photo: Traveler100, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a region in Alberta, . The region features flat wheat fields and ranchlands but also has the Rocky Mountains in the furthest western portion and badland and hoodoo formations and a paleontology hotbed. Photo: Matthias Süßen, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a region that covers the entire northwestern quadrant of Alberta, .Even with Alberta, an isolated and still young society, this region is considered to be still-more isolated and relatively empty. Photo: Jacob Marfo, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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