Ottawa River

The Ottawa River is a river in the Canadian provinces of and . It is named in honour of the Algonquin word 'to trade', as it was the major trade route of Eastern Canada at the time.

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The Beauharnois generating station is a run-of-the-river hydroelectric power station along the Saint Lawrence Seaway on the Saint Lawrence River, in , Canada. is situated 2½ km south of Ottawa River. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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is the largest of four municipalities located on , west of the island of , . is situated 2½ km northeast of Ottawa River. Photo: Zoe1951, Public domain.

is a city located in the of southwestern , Canada, and is part of the Greater Montreal Area. is situated 4 km southeast of Ottawa River. Photo: Pierre Bona, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a village municipality in in the region of Quebec, Canada. is situated 4 km west of Ottawa River. Photo: Pierre Bona, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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