Lawrence river canadian shield canadian arctic archipelago. Rivers in canada view all the major canada rivers in the map of canada with their accurate and precise geographical location.
The main stem a much shorter segment of the mackenzie is marked in dark blue.
Canada major rivers map. Lawrence columbia fraser mackenzie yukon saskatchewan nelson slave peace and churchill rivers. The us major rivers map shows that the country has over 250 000 rivers. This map shows rivers in canada.
Many of these features are named. The drought watch web site provides timely information on weather and climate relevant to the agricultural sector in canada. The appalachian mountains st.
In essence as observed on the physical map above canada is a smorgasbord of landforms of which the significant ones are. These rivers span the entire country with two flowing through the united states as well. Go back to see more maps of canada maps of canada.
Government of canada canadian geographical names database the canadian council for geographic education rivers of canada how they shaped our country atlas of canada rivers. Great bear lake great slave. Great lakes hudson bay great plains lake winnipeg columbia fraser mackenzie and yukon rivers.
Ten major rivers in canada are the st. It is a tributary of the mississippi river and is 2 540 miles. The mackenzie river is the longest stream in canada if measured from its mouth on the beaufort sea to the headwaters of the finlay river a major upstream tributary.
The map is coloured by oceanic drainage areas and also shows major drainage divides and diversions. According to us major rivers map the longest river in the usa is the missouri river. Water maps and data summaries agriculture canada drought maps.
The first map shows the average annual river flow for major rivers and has adjacent graphs showing average monthly runoff for 14 selected rivers. Contained within the 5th edition 1995 of the atlas of canada is a sheet with four maps. The following document provides an update of the environmentally significant areas esas of alberta including data and map for the province.
An outline map showing the coastline boundaries and major lakes and rivers for canada and nearby countries and for canada capitals populated places and the graticule. View more details on full details of canada open government. Those rivers provide drinking water irrigation water transportation electrical power drainage food and recreation.
Rivers on this list shown on a map of canada.