North america map black and white. The name america was first recorded in 1507. Each year since 1990 the splc has published an annual census of hate groups operating within the united states. Black bears can be found as far south as central mexico and as far north as northern alaska and most of canada. Explore interactive maps on the impact of lynchin.
Christies auction house says a two dimensional globe created by martin waldseemuller was the earliest recorded use of the term. See also the david rumsey collection. Read the latest north america news headlines and breaking north american news including news from the united states of america canada mexico usa. Yes you have the museum of modern art in new york and the smithsonian in.
Iconic cities that need no introduction are just the icing on this culture laden cake. It is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the americas. North america is a continent entirely within the northern hemisphere and almost all within the western hemisphere. For the latest world news and news from north.
Noaa historical map and chart collection. Slave ships transported 1112 million africans to destinations in north and south america but it was not until the end of the 18th century that any regulation was introduced. North america general a number of the sites in this page include maps of the separate regions of canada and the united states. Hate in the united states.
The american black bear is the most commonly seen bear in north america and it has the largest geographic range. The name was also used together with the related term amerigen in the cosmographiae introductio apparently written by matthias ringmann in reference to south america. Anatidae ducks geese and waterfowl. Black bellied whistling duck dendrocygna autumnalis.
Fulvous whistling duck dendrocygna bicolor. Watch a film exploring one familys painful past and journey south.