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Stats & Facts

Incorporated: January 1, 1995 from Improvement District to Municipal District

Location: Northern Alberta

Total area:  1,213,056 hectares/ 2,995,200 acres/ 12,300 km2

Townships: 130  

Sections: 4,680  

Quarters: 18,720 

Length of roads: 1327 km

Length of water mains: 337.59 km

Length of wastewater mains: 28.43 km 

Population: 4193

Hamlets: Enilda, Grouard, Joussard, Faust, Kinuso

Major Lakes: Lesser Slave Lake, Winagami Lake, Snipe Lake

Major Rivers: West Prairie River, East Prairie River, Swan River, Driftpile River, Heart River