A map of Canada for a country known for its mountains in the west, flat prairies in the center, and Arctic tundra in the north. It includes an elevation and satellite map that highlights Canada’s diverse topography and geographical regions.
Canada Political Map
Canada occupies most of the northern section of North America with the exception of Alaska. It’s the second-largest country in terms of size, after Russia. It borders the United States to the south, forming the longest international border in the world between any two countries. Canada’s population is concentrated in the south. In fact, 9 out of 10 people in Canada live within 100 miles of the US border.
Canada Satellite Map
Canada has more lakes than the rest of the world combined, with at least 2 million and possibly over 3 million lakes. Its major regions are the Rocky Mountains in the west. Then, it transitions into the Prairies and Canadian Shield in the central region. Finally, the eastern region is the Maritime provinces.
Canada Elevation Map
Canada’s highest point is Mount Logan situated in the west of Canada. This mountain towers to 5,959 meters in height, close to the international border of Alaska. It’s the second-highest peak in all of North America after Denali. The terrain of Canada is mostly mountainous in the west. Then, it moves into plains in the center, and lowlands in the southeast.
Canada Provincial Map
Provinces and territories are the first-level administrative unit in Canada. Overall, there are 10 provinces and 3 territories. From west to east, the 10 provinces are British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec, Newfoundland and Labrador, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, and Nova Scotia. Territories occupy the northern region of Canada, which include Yukon, Northwest Territories, and Nunavut.