Ontario is divided by three of Canada’s seven physiographic regions. These three regions are the Hudson Bay Lowlands, the Canadian Shield and the St. Lawrence Lowlands.
What types of landforms are found in Ontario?
These are the Canadian Shield, the Hudson Bay Lowlands, the Great Lakes Lowlands, and St. Lawrence Lowlands. As observed on the map, the Canadian Shield covers almost two-thirds of the entire province.
What 3 landform types can Canada be divided into?
These are the physiographic regions of Canada:
- Canadian Shield.
- Hudson Bay Lowland.
- Arctic Lands.
- Interior Plains.
- Great Lakes – St. Lawrence Lowlands.
- Appalachian Uplands.
What is the landscape of Ontario?
Ontario is a study in contrasts. The varied landscape includes the vast, rocky and mineral-rich Canadian Shield, which separates the fertile farmland in the south and the grassy lowlands of the north.