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This map represents the key aquifers in Canada, as defined by the Groundwater Mapping Program of the Geological Survey of Canada. This map illustrates the delineation of known aquifers and aquifers that were studied in the course of the groundwater program, the groundwater potential of the aquifer is indicated. This map was created by integrating various internal and external data sources coming from provincial agencies, watershed agencies and universities.
This map was created to provide a national framework representing the coverage of the key aquifers of Canada.
Aquifer data on this map comes from the compilation of multiple data sources. The delineation of some aquifers required the digitization or transformation of information from various documents, maps or reports.
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