Principal lakes, elevation and area, by province and territory

Related tables:   Natural resources.  

Principal lakes, elevation and area, by province and territory
  Elevation Area
  m km2
Newfoundland and Labrador
Smallwood Reservoir 471 6,527
Melville Lake tidal 3,069
Nova Scotia
Bras d'Or Lake tidal 1,099
Quebec
Lac Mistassini 372 2,335
Réservoir Manicouagan 360 1,942
Réservoir Gouin 404 1,570
Lac à l'Eau-Claire 241 1,383
Lac Bienville 426 1,249
Lac Saint-Jean 98 1,003
Réservoir Pipmuacan 396 978
Lac Minto 168 761
Réservoir Cabonga 361 677
Ontario
Lake Nipigon 260 4,848
Lake of the Woods1 323 3,150
Lac Seul 357 1,657
Lake Abitibi1 265 931
Lake Nipissing 196 832
Lake Simcoe 219 744
Rainy Lake 338 741
Big Trout Lake 213 661
Lake St. Clair 175 490
Manitoba
Lake Winnipeg 217 24,387
Lake Winnipegosis 254 5,374
Lake Manitoba 248 4,624
Southern Indian Lake 254 2,247
Cedar Lake 253 1,353
Island Lake 227 1,223
Gods Lake 178 1,151
Cross Lake 207 755
Playgreen Lake 217 657
Saskatchewan
Lake Athabasca1 213 7,935
Reindeer Lake1 337 6,650
Wollaston Lake 398 2,681
Cree Lake 487 1,434
Lac La Rouge 364 1,413
Peter Pond Lake 421 778
Doré Lake 459 640
Alberta
Lake Clair 213 1,436
Lesser Slave Lake 577 1,168
British Columbia
Williston Lake 671 1,761
Atlin Lake2 668 775
Yukon
Kluane Lake 781 409
Northwest Territories
Great Bear Lake 156 31,328
Great Slave Lake 156 28,568
Lac la Martre 265 1,776
Kasba Lake 336 1,341
MacKay Lake 431 1,061
Hottah Lake 180 918
Aylmer Lake 375 847
Nonacho Lake 354 784
Clinton-Colden Lake 375 737
Selwyn Lake 398 717
Point Lake 375 701
Wholdaia Lake 364 678
Lac de Gras 396 633
Buffalo Lake 265 612
Nunavut
Nettilling Lake 30 5,542
Dubawnt Lake 236 3,833
Amadjuak Lake 113 3,115
Nueltin Lake1 278 2,279
Baker Lake 2 1,887
Yathkyed Lake 140 1,449
Aberdeen Lake 80 1,100
Napaktulik Lake 381 1,080
Garry Lake 148 976
Contwoyto Lake 564 957
Ennadai Lake 311 681
Tulemalu Lake 279 668
Kamilukuak Lake 266 638
Kaminak Lake 53 600