Lester. What’s in a name? During Lester B Pearson’s time as Prime Minister, his government introduced universal health care, student loans, the Canada Pension Plan, the Order of Canada, and the new Flag of Canada. His government abolished capital punishment in Canada. With these accomplishments, together with his groundbreaking work at the United Nations and in international diplomacy, Pearson is considered among the most influential Canadians of the 20th century

Bison- Most species of North American Bison are extinct but the remaining species found in Northern Canada roam freely in protected area. Bison’s eyesight is poor, but their hearing and sense of smell is very good and in fact, can smell an animal three kilometres away. They can also run as fast as 55 kilometres an hour.