The Prairies are a region in the west of , made up of three provinces: , , and . Though the word "prairie" means grassland, this region also contains mountains, hills, lakes, shoreline, and metropolitan cities.

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is 's fourth largest province by both size and population, and the second farthest west. Photo: Massimo Telò, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a province on in the Prairies. Photo: BriYYZ, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a province in the Prairies of . It is bordered by to the east, to the west, the USA to the south, and to the north. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

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


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