Prairie Canada Pond Numbers

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Prairie Canada Pond Numbers

The Canadian prairies experienced below-average winter and spring precipitation and well above-average temperatures. The 2016 estimate of ponds in Prairie Canada was 3.5 ± 0.1 million. This estimate was 16% below the 2015 estimate of 4.2 ± 0.1 million and similar to the long-term average (3.5 ± 0.02 million).