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Welcome to the assessment department of WikiProject Geography of Canada. We assess the quality and importance of Geography of Canada related articles. Work is done with conjunction with the Wikipedia 1.0 Editorial team, and the worklist is produced by WP 1.0 bot.

Articles are rated through template {{WikiProject Canada|geography=yes|class= |importance= }} on Geography of Canada related article talk pages.


Article grading[edit]

Quality scale[edit]

The following values may be used for the class parameter:

WikiProject article quality grading scheme

Importance scale[edit]

Label Criteria Reader's experience Editor's experience Example
A reader who is not involved in Geography of Canada will have high familiarity with the subject matter and should be able to relate to the topic easily. Articles in this importance range are written in mostly generic terms, leaving technical terms and descriptions for more specialized pages. Geography of Canada
The article covers a topic that is vital to understanding specific topics about Geography of Canada or general topics about parts of Canadian geography Most readers will have some knowledge of at least part of the subject Articles at this level cover particular issues related to Geography of Canada and overview articles of more detailed pages, specific terms are used to detail the topic Atlas of Canada, Geography of British Columbia
The article covers a topic that has a strong but not vital role in the geography of Canada. Many readers will be familiar with the topic being discussed, but a larger majority of readers may have only cursory knowledge of the overall subject Articles at this level will cover subjects that are well known but not necessarily vital to understand Canadian geography. Due to the topics covered at this level, Mid-importance articles will generally have more technical terms used in the article text. Banff National Park, Canadian Shield, Lakes of Alberta
The article is not required knowledge for a broad understanding of Canadian geography, but may cover topics related to specific subtopics. Few readers outside of Canada or that are not within the local area of the article's topic may be familiar with the subject matter. It is likely that the reader does not know anything at all about the subject before reading the article. Articles at this range of importance will often delve into the minutiae of Canadian geography, or may be only marginally related to the province, using technical terms (and defining them) as needed. Mount Joffre

An article's importance assessment is generated from the importance parameter in the {{WikiProject Canada | yt/nt/nu=yes}} project banner on its talk page:

{{WikiProject Canada|geography=yes|...|importance=???|...}}

The following values may be used for importance assessments:


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