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Search the Canadian Geographical Names Database (CGNDB)

Official geographical names data are provided by the federal, provincial and territorial naming authorities of the Geographical Names Board of Canada (GNBC).

Content advisory: The Canadian Geographical Names Database contains historical terminology that is considered racist, offensive and derogatory. Geographical naming authorities are in the process of addressing many offensive place names, but the work is still ongoing. For more information, please contact the GNBC Secretariat.

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Query by bounding box or NTS map number

Query the CGNDB by entering the northeast and southwest coordinates of a rectangular area or by using the National Topographic System (NTS) map number.

Define a Rectangular Area
Latitude (North)
Longitude (West)
South-West Corner
North-East Corner
or Enter a NTS Map Number

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