Natural Resources Canada and the Geographical Names Board of Canada are pleased to announce the release of Stories from the Land: Indigenous Place Names in Canada, an interactive map of a selection of places in Canada with names that have origins in multiple Indigenous languages. The sample of names shows the history and evolution of Indigenous place naming in Canada.
Explore the data!
You can access Stories from the Land: Indigenous Place Names in Canada data and documentation from the Open Government Portal. WMS, Web Application and pre-packaged FGDB are available.