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ID: 1000296
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Northwest Territories (territory)  Northwest Territories (territory)

Coordinates:
Lat: 65 00 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 65.0000  decimal degrees
Long: 118 00 00 W  degrees minutes   Long: -118.0000  decimal degrees

Note: Region includes thousands of islands; main industry is mining; lead & zinc are mined at Pine Point & gold is mined at Yellowknife.

Names:
Northwest Territories (preferred,C,V)
Territoires du Nord-Ouest (C,V)
Territorios del Noroeste (C,O)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of North and Central America (continent)  ....  North and Central America (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Canada (nation)  ........  Canada (nation) (P)
Hierarchy of Northwest Territories (territory)  ............  Northwest Territories (territory) (P)

Place Types:
territory (preferred, C)
first level subdivision (C)

Sources and Contributors:
Northwest Territories..........  [VP Preferred]
......................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
......................................  USBGN Bulletin 20 (1999) 1
Territoires du Nord-Ouest..........  [VP]
............................................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Territorios del Noroeste..........  [VP]
.........................................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-174
Subject: .....  [VP]
..................  NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
..................  Rand McNally Atlas (1994) I-174
..................  USBGN Bulletin 20 (1999) 1
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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