Canadian Geographical Names
Natural Resources Canada
Querying Canadian Geographical Names
Use this page to query the Canadian Geographical Names Data Base (CGNDB). Type the name of a city, town, lake (or any other geographical feature), specify the type of feature you are searching for and the Province or Territory where it is located, and click "Submit Query". This will send a query to the CGNDB and return a list of places or features with the name you specified.
Note: Queries of the CGNDB are not available on Sundays from 0200-0600 EST.