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B. 08-28 Barge tips, vehicles fall into Victoria harbor VICTORIA, British Columbia, Western Canada
08-24 6 dead in plane crash during sightseeing trip in Quebec Quebec, Canada
D. 08-16 Zoo discovers 150 alligators, crocodiles living in home Toronto
E. 08-15 Queen Mary 2 searches for missing crewmember Newfoundland, Maritime Provinces
5. 07-28 Russian helicopter pilot rescued from Arctic ice Iqaluit, Canada
G. 07-08 Some progress in quelling raging wildfires in western Canada LA RONGE, Saskatchewan, Western Canada
H. 06-23 19 injured in double-decker bus crash Williamstown, Ontario, Canada
I. 06-19 Climbers rescued from Canada's highest peak huddled in snow Mt. Logan, Kluane National Park, Western Canada

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Barge tips, vehicles fall into Victoria harbor. Western Canada 6 dead in plane crash during sightseeing trip in Quebec   The Air Saguenay plane went down in a wooded area.All six people aboard had been found and their bodies handed over the coroner's office Zoo discovers 150 alligators, crocodiles living in home. Toronto Queen Mary 2 searches for missing crewmember. Maritime Provinces Russian helicopter pilot rescued from Arctic ice Body found in avalanche debris during search for 2 Canadian hikers. New Zealand 23 injured after plane leaves runway on 'abrupt' landing   Maritime Provinces: Air Canada AC624 made an 'abrupt' landing and left the runway at the Halifax airport in bad weather, but there were no immediate reports of...
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Time Disasters Railroad Disasters Weather Related
2015
03/28 23 injured after plane leaves runway on 'abr...
Railroad Disasters
2015 2015
Railroad Disasters
Weather Related
2015 2015
Weather Related
2014
10/17 Container ship towed away from Canadian coast
07/05 Arthur hits eastern Canada, causes power outag...
02/14 Huge snow storm pushes into Canada
01/25 32 believed dead in Quebec retirement home fire
01/25 24 seniors missing in nursing home fire feared...
01/23 Deadly fire at Quebec elderly home
01/07 Big freeze shatters North America temperature ...
01/06 North America cold snap creeps east
01/05 'Polar vortex' grips North America
Railroad Disasters
2014 2014
Railroad Disasters
07/05 Arthur hits eastern Canada, causes power outag...
02/14 Huge snow storm pushes into Canada
01/24 Bitter cold hampers search after L'Isle-Verte ...
01/07 Big freeze shatters North America temperature ...
01/06 North America cold snap creeps east
01/05 'Polar vortex' grips North America
2013
12/22 Ice storm snarls travel, cuts power
09/18 Multiple deaths in Ottawa collision
08/08 2 face charges in case of Canadian girl who ha...
08/05 Brothers strangled to death by python that e...
07/11 20 dead, 30 presumed dead in Quebec oil trai...
07/10 CEO: Runaway train's brakes weren't properly s...
07/10 Sixty dead or missing after Lac-Megantic train...
07/10 Canada blast missing 'probably dead'
07/09 Evidence criminal act may have led to train cr...
07/08 40 still missing after runaway train plows int...
07/06 Fuel train explodes in Canadian town
06/22 Floods kill 3, force 75,000 from homes in Ca...
06/20 Flooding in Canada may force 100,000 from homes
09/18 Multiple deaths in Ottawa collision
07/11 20 dead, 30 presumed dead in Quebec oil trai...
07/10 CEO: Runaway train's brakes weren't properly s...
07/10 Sixty dead or missing after Lac-Megantic train...
07/10 Canada blast missing 'probably dead'
07/09 Evidence criminal act may have led to train cr...
07/09 Tampering alleged in runaway train
07/08 40 still missing after runaway train plows int...
07/06 Fuel train explodes in Canadian town
12/22 Ice storm snarls travel, cuts power
07/08 Toronto hit by heavy rainstorm
2012
06/26 Search for possible survivor in mall rubble
Railroad Disasters
2012 2012
Railroad Disasters
Weather Related
2012 2012
Weather Related
2011
07/22 Intense heat bakes US and Canada
Railroad Disasters
2011 2011
Railroad Disasters
07/22 Intense heat bakes US and Canada
2009
08/02 1 killed, 15 injured in stage collapse
Railroad Disasters
2009 2009
Railroad Disasters
Weather Related
2009 2009
Weather Related
2008
12/29 7 bodies found after avalanches
12/16 Passengers saved from dangling gondolas
08/10 Massive explosions at propane facility
Railroad Disasters
2008 2008
Railroad Disasters
07/30 Canadian Arctic sheds ice chunk
2006
12/29 Ice shelf snaps, breaks free from Arctic
09/30 4 dead after overpass collapse
01/29 Fire traps 70 inside mine
Railroad Disasters
2006 2006
Railroad Disasters
Weather Related
2006 2006
Weather Related
2005
08/03 Toronto jet 'black boxes' found
08/02 All survive Air France jet crash and fire
Railroad Disasters
2005 2005
Railroad Disasters
Weather Related
2005 2005
Weather Related
2004
10/06 Sailor dies after sub rescue
10/06 Rescue ship reaches Canadian sub
Railroad Disasters
2004 2004
Railroad Disasters
Weather Related
2004 2004
Weather Related
2003
10/22 El Al Jet Diverted After Security Threat
08/14 Major power outage
05/26 Toronto back on WHO's SARS list
05/20 Mad cow disease reported
04/23 WHO increases SARS travel warnings
Railroad Disasters
2003 2003
Railroad Disasters
Weather Related
2003 2003
Weather Related
2001
02/07 Ebola scare
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2001 2001
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2001 2001
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Barge tips, vehicles fall into Victoria harbor   Western Canada: British Columbia's Ministry of Environment says a barge has tipped in Victoria's harbor, dumping as many as 20 vehicles into the water 6 dead in plane crash during sightseeing trip in Quebec Map of Quebec Canada


August 2015 ... more > Top ^
Fri.  
Aug. 24  
  The Air Saguenay plane went down in a wooded area.All six people aboard had been found and their bodies handed over the coroner's office
Aug. 16   Zoo discovers 150 alligators, crocodiles living in home   Toronto: The homeowners approached him when the reptiles began to outgrow the enclosures where they were kept Aug. 15   Queen Mary 2 searches for missing crewmember   Maritime Provinces: The Cunard cruise line says a search is under way off the coast of Newfoundland for a crew member who has gone overboard off the Queen Mary ...

July 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jul.28   Russian helicopter pilot rescued from Arctic ice   Sergey Ananov, 49, spent more than 30 hours on an ice floe after ditching his small helicopter into frigid Arctic waters Jul.26   Body found in avalanche debris during search for 2 Canadian hikers    New Zealand: New Zealand police say they have found one body in a field of avalanche debris during their search for two missing Canadian hikers Jul.8 Some progress in quelling raging wildfires in western Canada
. Western Canada

June 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jun.23 19 injured in double-decker bus crash
Jun.19 Climbers rescued from Canada's highest peak huddled in snow. Western Canada

May 2015 ... more > Top ^
May.3 Alaska Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Vancouver


March 2015 ... more > Top ^
Mar.28   23 injured after plane leaves runway on 'abrupt' landing
Map of Halifax airport Canada
  Maritime Provinces: Air Canada AC624 made an 'abrupt' landing and left the runway at the Halifax airport in bad weather, but there were no immediate reports of injuries
Mar.11 Canadian tourist fatally injured by jumping whale in Mexico. North Mexico Jump in measles cases in Canada Mar.4 Chemical fire at Vancouver's port prompts evacuation

January 2015 ... more > Top ^
Jan.28  E. coli found in Winnipeg water

year 2014 Top ^

Nov.11  Arctic blast hits Canada and US Nov.6  Engineer missing after Quebec train derails Oct.25  5 injured in explosion at Ontario industrial plant Oct.21 Infant bodies found in Canada locker
. Western Canada Oct.19  Gonzalo deals glancing blow to Newfoundland Oct.18  Russian tanker near Canada detaches from tow boat Oct.17 Container ship towed away from Canadian coast   Western Canada: Canadian coast guard secured a towline to a Russian ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel as it drifted without power in rough seas Oct.9  Ontario police resume 1985 search for missing schoolgirl Oct.7  Train derails in Saskatchewan, catches fire Sep.17 Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancer Jul.5 Arthur hits eastern Canada, causes power outages   Maritime Provinces: Storm Arthur hit Canada's Maritime provinces with near-hurricane strength winds and torrential rains, knocking out power to nearly 200,000 c... May.8 Bear attacks, kills oil sands worker in Canada. Western Canada Feb.14   Huge snow storm pushes into Canada   A giant winter storm that gridlocked traffic, left flights cancelled, and knocked out power in the US East Coast has pushed into eastern Can... Jan.25   32 believed dead in Quebec retirement home fire   Crews pulled just two more bodies from the ice-covered rubble of a retirement home on the third day of the excruciating search   24 seniors missing in nursing home fire feared dead   Eight people are dead and 24 are still unaccounted for after a fire ripped through an elderly community the Residence du Havre in Quebec Jan.24 Bitter cold hampers search after L'Isle-Verte fire Jan.23   Deadly fire at Quebec elderly home Map of L%27Isle-Verte Quebec Canada  32 people have died after a fire tore through an old people's home in Quebec, officials have said Jan.7 Big freeze shatters North America temperature records. Minnesota Jan.6   North America cold snap creeps east   North America's brutal cold snap is heading east, ushering in dangerous temperatures not seen in two decades, warn forecasters Jan.5   'Polar vortex' grips North America Map of Toronto
  Toronto: Parts of the US are braced for potentially record-breaking low temperatures as a 'polar vortex' brings more freezing weather.
 A plane from Toronto has slid into snow as it turned onto a taxiway after landing at JFK airport


year 2013 Top ^

Dec.22 Ice storm snarls travel, cuts power
. Toronto Sep.18 Multiple deaths in Ottawa collision Aug.8 2 face charges in case of Canadian girl who hanged self. Maritime Provinces Aug.5   Brothers strangled to death by python that escaped from Canadian pet store Map of Campbellton New Brunswick Canada  Maritime Provinces: The brothers, aged five and seven, were sleeping in a friend's apartment above the pet store when the snake strangled them Jul.11     20 dead, 30 presumed dead in Quebec oil train crash
Map of Lac-Megantic Canada  It has become Canada's worst railway catastrophe in almost 150 years. Some of the bodies may never be found Jul.10 Canada blast missing 'probably dead' CEO: Runaway train's brakes weren't properly set Sixty dead or missing after Lac-Megantic train blast Jul.9 Evidence criminal act may have led to train crash Tampering alleged in runaway train Jul.8 Toronto hit by heavy rainstorm Searchers comb Quebec blast site 40 still missing after runaway train plows into town Jul.7 Canada runaway train death toll rises Jul.6   Fuel train explodes in Canadian town
Map of Lac-Megantic Canada
  A train carrying petrochemicals has exploded in Lac-Megantic, forcing the evacuation of up to 1,000 people
Jun.22   Floods kill 3, force 75,000 from homes in Calgary Map of Calgary Canada  Western Canada: Floodwaters devastated much of southern Alberta, leading authorities to evacuate Calgary's entire downtown Jun.20 Flooding in Canada may force 100,000 from homes. Western Canada Jan.23  Antarctic search for missing plane

year 2012 Top ^

Jun.26  Search for possible survivor in mall rubble

year 2011 Top ^

Jul.22   Intense heat bakes US and Canada   New York: A gruelling heatwave intensifies over the eastern parts of the US and Canada, with Friday expected to be the hottest day yet

year 2009 Top ^

Aug.2  1 killed, 15 injured in stage collapse

year 2008 Top ^

Dec.29  7 bodies found after avalanches Dec.16  Passengers saved from dangling gondolas Aug.10  Massive explosions at propane facility Jul.30  Canadian Arctic sheds ice chunk

year 2006 Top ^

Dec.29  Ice shelf snaps, breaks free from Arctic Sep.30  4 dead after overpass collapse Jan.29  Fire traps 70 inside mine

year 2005 Top ^

Aug.3  Toronto jet 'black boxes' found Aug.2   All survive Air France jet crash and fire
Map of Toronto  Toronto: A jetliner attempting to land overran a runway, smashed into a gully and burst into flames

year 2004 Top ^

Oct.6  Sailor dies after sub rescue  Rescue ship reaches Canadian sub

year 2003 Top ^

Oct.22  El Al Jet Diverted After Security Threat Aug.14   Major power outage
  New York: An outage struck simultaneously across dozens of cities in the eastern U.S. and Canada Jul.2  Toronto removed from SARS list May.26 Toronto back on WHO's SARS list
May.20  Mad cow disease reported Apr.23 WHO increases SARS travel warnings. China Jan.20  8 skiers killed in avalanche

year 2001 Top ^

Feb.7  Ebola scare
before year 2000
Apr. 14, 1912     S.S. Titanic sank
Map of Newfoundland Canada
  Maritime Provinces: RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocea after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage



Some progress in quelling raging wildfires in western Canada. Western Canada Chemical fire at Vancouver's port prompts evacuation 32 believed dead in Quebec retirement home fire   Crews pulled just two more bodies from the ice-covered rubble of a retirement home on the third day of the excruciating search 24 seniors missing in nursing home fire feared dead   Eight people are dead and 24 are still unaccounted for after a fire ripped through an elderly community the Residence du Havre in Quebec Bitter cold hampers search after L'Isle-Verte fire Deadly fire at Quebec elderly home Map of L%27Isle-Verte Quebec Canada  32 people have died after a fire tore through an old people's home in Quebec, officials have said 19 injured in double-decker bus crash Jump in measles cases in Canada Toronto Mayor Rob Ford has cancer Toronto back on WHO's SARS list WHO increases SARS travel warnings. China Barge tips, vehicles fall into Victoria harbor   Western Canada: British Columbia's Ministry of Environment says a barge has tipped in Victoria's harbor, dumping as many as 20 vehicles into the water Queen Mary 2 searches for missing crewmember   Maritime Provinces: The Cunard cruise line says a search is under way off the coast of Newfoundland for a crew member who has gone overboard off the Queen Mary ... Container ship towed away from Canadian coast   Western Canada: Canadian coast guard secured a towline to a Russian ship carrying hundreds of tons of fuel as it drifted without power in rough seas   S.S. Titanic sank Map of Newfoundland Canada




Canada, Disasters Fire Timeline ... See World Fire timeline Top ^
2015
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2014
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Canada, Disasters Highway Disaster Timeline ... See World Highway Disaster timeline Top ^
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Canada, Disasters Health Disaster Timeline ... See World Health Disaster timeline Top ^
2015
Mar.11
Jan.28  E. coli found in Winnipeg water
2014
Sep.17
2003
Jul.2  Toronto removed from SARS list
May.26
May.20  Mad cow disease reported
Apr.23
2001
Feb.7  Ebola scare




Canada, Disasters Sea Disaster Timeline ... See World Sea Disaster timeline Top ^
2015
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Aug. 15
2014
Oct.18  Russian tanker near Canada detaches from tow boat
Oct.17
2004
Oct.6  Sailor dies after sub rescue
1912
Apr. 14, 1912
  Maritime Provinces: RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocea after colliding with an iceberg during her maiden voyage




Canada, Disasters Power Outage Timeline ... See World Power Outage timeline Top ^
2003 Aug.14 Major power outage
  New York: An outage struck simultaneously across dozens of cities in the eastern U.S. and Canada



Canada, Disasters Missing Person Timeline ... See World Missing Person timeline Top ^
2014 Oct.9  Ontario police resume 1985 search for missing schoolgirl



Canada, Disasters Mine Accident Timeline ... See World Mine Accident timeline Top ^
2006 Jan.29  Fire traps 70 inside mine



Canada, Disasters Weather Related Timeline ... See World Weather Related timeline Top ^
2014 Nov.11  Arctic blast hits Canada and US Oct.19  Gonzalo deals glancing blow to Newfoundland Jul.5 Arthur hits eastern Canada, causes power outages   Maritime Provinces: Storm Arthur hit Canada's Maritime provinces with near-hurricane strength winds and torrential rains, knocking out power to nearly 200,000 c... Feb.14 Huge snow storm pushes into Canada   A giant winter storm that gridlocked traffic, left flights cancelled, and knocked out power in the US East Coast has pushed into eastern Can... Jan.7 Big freeze shatters North America temperature records
. Minnesota Jan.6 North America cold snap creeps east   North America's brutal cold snap is heading east, ushering in dangerous temperatures not seen in two decades, warn forecasters Jan.5 'Polar vortex' grips North America Map of Toronto
  Toronto: Parts of the US are braced for potentially record-breaking low temperatures as a 'polar vortex' brings more freezing weather.
 A plane from Toronto has slid into snow as it turned onto a taxiway after landing at JFK airport
2013 Dec.22 Ice storm snarls travel, cuts power. Toronto Jul.8 Toronto hit by heavy rainstorm 2011 Jul.22 Intense heat bakes US and Canada   New York: A gruelling heatwave intensifies over the eastern parts of the US and Canada, with Friday expected to be the hottest day yet 2008 Jul.30  Canadian Arctic sheds ice chunk



Canada, Disasters Flood Timeline ... See World Flood timeline Top ^
2013 Jun.22 Floods kill 3, force 75,000 from homes in Calgary Map of Calgary Canada  Western Canada: Floodwaters devastated much of southern Alberta, leading authorities to evacuate Calgary's entire downtown Jun.20 Flooding in Canada may force 100,000 from homes. Western Canada



Canada, Disasters Aviation Disasters Timeline ... See World Aviation Disasters timeline Top ^
2015 Aug. 24 6 dead in plane crash during sightseeing trip in Quebec
Map of Quebec Canada
  The Air Saguenay plane went down in a wooded area.All six people aboard had been found and their bodies handed over the coroner's office
May.3 Alaska Airlines flight makes emergency landing at Vancouver Mar.28 23 injured after plane leaves runway on 'abrupt' landing Map of Halifax airport Canada
  Maritime Provinces: Air Canada AC624 made an 'abrupt' landing and left the runway at the Halifax airport in bad weather, but there were no immediate reports of injuries
2013 Jan.23  Antarctic search for missing plane 2005 Aug.3  Toronto jet 'black boxes' found Aug.2 All survive Air France jet crash and fire Map of Toronto  Toronto: A jetliner attempting to land overran a runway, smashed into a gully and burst into flames 2003 Oct.22  El Al Jet Diverted After Security Threat



Canada, Disasters Animal Accident Timeline ... See World Animal Accident timeline Top ^
2015 Aug. 16 Zoo discovers 150 alligators, crocodiles living in home   Toronto: The homeowners approached him when the reptiles began to outgrow the enclosures where they were kept Mar.11 Canadian tourist fatally injured by jumping whale in Mexico
. North Mexico 2014 May.8 Bear attacks, kills oil sands worker in Canada. Western Canada 2013 Aug.5 Brothers strangled to death by python that escaped from Canadian pet store Map of Campbellton New Brunswick Canada  Maritime Provinces: The brothers, aged five and seven, were sleeping in a friend's apartment above the pet store when the snake strangled them



Canada, Disasters Environmental Timeline ... See World Environmental timeline Top ^
2006 Dec.29  Ice shelf snaps, breaks free from Arctic



Canada, Disasters Structure Collapse Timeline ... See World Structure Collapse timeline Top ^
2012 Jun.26  Search for possible survivor in mall rubble 2009 Aug.2  1 killed, 15 injured in stage collapse 2006 Sep.30  4 dead after overpass collapse



Canada, Disasters Suicide Timeline ... See World Suicide timeline Top ^
2013 Aug.8 2 face charges in case of Canadian girl who hanged self
. Maritime Provinces



Canada, Disasters Avalanche Timeline ... See World Avalanche timeline Top ^
2015 Jul.26   Body found in avalanche debris during search for 2 Canadian hikers    New Zealand: New Zealand police say they have found one body in a field of avalanche debris during their search for two missing Canadian hikers 2008 Dec.29  7 bodies found after avalanches 2003 Jan.20  8 skiers killed in avalanche



Canada, Disasters Railroad Disasters Timeline ... See World Railroad Disasters timeline Top ^
2014 Nov.6  Engineer missing after Quebec train derails Oct.7  Train derails in Saskatchewan, catches fire 2013 Sep.18 Multiple deaths in Ottawa collision
Jul.11   20 dead, 30 presumed dead in Quebec oil train crash Map of Lac-Megantic Canada  It has become Canada's worst railway catastrophe in almost 150 years. Some of the bodies may never be found Jul.10 CEO: Runaway train's brakes weren't properly set Jul.10 Sixty dead or missing after Lac-Megantic train blast Jul.9 Evidence criminal act may have led to train crash Jul.9 Tampering alleged in runaway train Jul.8 Searchers comb Quebec blast site Jul.8 40 still missing after runaway train plows into town Jul.7 Canada runaway train death toll rises Jul.6   Fuel train explodes in Canadian town Map of Lac-Megantic Canada
  A train carrying petrochemicals has exploded in Lac-Megantic, forcing the evacuation of up to 1,000 people




Canada, Disasters Rescue Timeline ... See World Rescue timeline Top ^
2015 Jul.28   Russian helicopter pilot rescued from Arctic ice   Sergey Ananov, 49, spent more than 30 hours on an ice floe after ditching his small helicopter into frigid Arctic waters Jun.19 Climbers rescued from Canada's highest peak huddled in snow
. Western Canada 2008 Dec.16  Passengers saved from dangling gondolas 2004 Oct.6  Rescue ship reaches Canadian sub



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2014 Oct.21 Infant bodies found in Canada locker
. Western Canada



Canada, Disasters Explosion Timeline ... See World Explosion timeline Top ^
2014 Oct.25  5 injured in explosion at Ontario industrial plant 2013 Jul.10 Canada blast missing 'probably dead'
2008 Aug.10  Massive explosions at propane facility