List of dams and reservoirs in Canada


List of dams and reservoirs in Canada

This is a list of dams and water reservoirs in Canada.

Contents

Alberta

British Columbia

NB: Small run-of-the-river dams and their "bays" are not included.

Manitoba

See Manitoba Hydro generating stations

  • Nelson River and Churchill Diversion
  • Jenpeg Dam
  • Kettle Dam
  • Limestone Dam
  • Long Spruce Dam
  • Grand Rapids Dam
  • Great Falls Dam (Manitoba)
  • Laurie River I Dam
  • Laurie River II Dam
  • McArthur Dam
  • Pine Falls Dam
  • Seven Sisters Dam
  • Pointe du Bois Dam
  • Slave Falls Dam

New Brunswick

Newfoundland and Labrador

Ontario

Large hydroelectric:

Small Hydroelectric

Non hydroelectric

  • Pittock Dam (Thames River)
  • Fanshawe Dam (Thames River)
  • Wildwood Dam (Thames River)
  • Crooks' Hollow Dam (Spencer Creek, Greensville)
  • Claireville Flood Control dam and reservoir, Claireville Conservation Area (Humber River (Toronto)
  • G Ross Lord Park Flood Control dam and reservoir, G Lord Ross Park (Don River (Toronto)
  • Milne Dam and Reservoir, Milne Park Conservation Area - Markham (Rouge River (Toronto))

Planned Upgrades or Projects (all are currently in progress):

  • Umbata Falls Hydroelectric Project - Installed capacity of 23MW Q2 2008. This project in progress is a partnership of the Pic River First Nation and Innergex II Income Fund (on the White River, near Marathon).
  • Island Falls Hydroelectric Project - Installed capacity of 20mW Q4 2009. Canadian Hydro Developers Inc. Location: Smooth Rock Falls.
  • Glen Miller Hydroelectric Project - Innergex II Income Fund (Trenton).

Hydroelectric generation under development with Ontario Power Generation (the unit in-service dates range from 2009 to 2012):

  • Little Long, Harmon, Kipling and Smoky Falls - 450MW
  • Lower Sturgeon, Sandy Falls and Wawaitin - 16MW
  • Mattagami Lake Dam - 5MW

Quebec

  • Water-resource system Bersimis
    • Pipmuacan Reservoir
      • Bersimis-1 generating station
    • Bersimis-2 generating station
  • Water-resource system Manicouagan
    • Hart-Jaune generating station
    • Manic-1 generating station
    • Manicouagan Reservoir
      • Manic-2 generating station
      • Manic-3 generating station
      • Manic-5 generating station
    • Manic-5-PA generating station
  • Water-resource system Mitis
    • Mitis-1 generating station
    • Mitis-2 generating station
  • Water-resource system Rivière Ha! Ha!
    • Lac-Robertson generating station
  • Water-resource system Saint-Maurice
    • Beaumont generating station
    • Gouin Reservoir
    • Grand-Mère generating station
    • La Gabelle generating station
    • La Tuque generating station
    • Rapide-Blanc generating station
    • Saint-Narcisse generating station
    • Shawinigan-2 generating station
    • Shawinigan-3 generating station
    • Trenche generating station

Saskatchewan

See SaskPower generating stations

  • Alameda Dam
  • Avonlea Dam
  • Boundary Dam Power Station
  • Blackstrap North Dam
  • Blackstrap South Dam
  • Bradwell East Dam
  • Bradwell West Dam
  • Brightwater Creek Dam
  • Broderick East Dam
  • Broderick West Dam
  • Buffalo Pound Dam
  • Candle Lake
  • Chicken Lake Dam
  • Cowan Lake Dam
  • Darmody Dam
  • Dellwood Brook Dam
  • Esterhazy Dam
  • Five Mile Dam
  • Gardiner Dam
  • Hugonard Dam
  • Katepwa Dam
  • Kingsway Dam
  • Kipahigan Lake Dam
  • Lac la Plonge Dam
  • Lac la Ronge Dam
  • Makwa Lake Control
  • Moose Mountain Dam
  • Northminster Effuent Reservoir
  • Opuntia Lake Control
  • Pike Lake Water Supply
  • Qu'Appelle River Dam
  • Rafferty Dam
  • Round Lake Dam
  • Scott Dam
  • Spruce River Dam
  • Star City Dam
  • Stelcan Weir
  • Summercove Dam
  • Tee-Pee Creek Dam
  • Theodore Dam
  • Wascana Lake Weir
  • West Poplar Dam
  • Woody Lake Weir
  • Zelma Dam

Yukon

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