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VIA #1 is seen approaching  Edmonton with the “Expedition Churchill “ Dining car leading the consist.  When rail service was finally restored to the town of Churchill last November the University of Manitoba partnered with VIA Rail to operate a trip, complete with an Arctic research-themed dining car to travel the rail line between Winnipeg and Churchill with the hope of raising awareness about climate change.
Expedition Churchill: A Gateway to Arctic Research is a creative public education and outreach campaign to share the world-leading Arctic climate change research done in the Churchill and Hudson Bay region by University of Manitoba scientists and collaborators.
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Caption: VIA #1 is seen approaching Edmonton with the “Expedition Churchill “ Dining car leading the consist. When rail service was finally restored to the town of Churchill last November the University of Manitoba partnered with VIA Rail to operate a trip, complete with an Arctic research-themed dining car to travel the rail line between Winnipeg and Churchill with the hope of raising awareness about climate change. Expedition Churchill: A Gateway to Arctic Research is a creative public education and outreach campaign to share the world-leading Arctic climate change research done in the Churchill and Hudson Bay region by University of Manitoba scientists and collaborators.

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colin arnot [473] (more) (contact)
Date: 2019-04-05 (search)
Railway: VIA Rail (search)
Reporting Marks: VIA 6445 (search)
Train Symbol: #1 "The Canadian" (search)
Subdivision/SNS: Clover Bar (search)
City/Town: Edmonton (search)
Province: Alberta (search)
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