List of lakes of Canada

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This is a partial list of lakes in Canada. Canada has an extremely large number of lakes, estimated to be around three million (60% of the world's lakes). The number of lakes larger than three square kilometres is estimated at close to 31,752 by the Atlas of Canada, with 561 lakes with a surface area larger than 100 km2,[1] including four of the Great Lakes. Almost 9% (891,163 square kilometres (344,080 sq mi)) of Canada's total area is covered by freshwater. There is no official estimate of the number of smaller lakes. This list covers only the major lakes.

Alberta[edit]

Hydrographic network of Alberta
Main article: Lakes of Alberta

British Columbia[edit]

Lakes of British Columbia. See actual size.

Manitoba[edit]

New Brunswick[edit]

Newfoundland and Labrador[edit]

Northwest Territories[edit]

Nova Scotia[edit]

Cape Breton Island

Halifax Regional Municipality

Cumberland County

Guysborough County

Kings County

Yarmouth County

Elsewhere

Nunavut[edit]

Ontario[edit]

Quebec[edit]

Saskatchewan[edit]

Yukon[edit]

International lakes[edit]

British Columbia[edit]

Alberta[edit]

Quebec[edit]

Ontario[edit]

Ontario and Manitoba[edit]

References[edit]

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