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1000 Islands Region Is Actually Home To 1864 Islands

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The 1000 Islands region is located in the Western end of the St. Lawrence river where it enters Lake Ontario. The region is a popular summer destination with a long history.

To officially be counted an island in the region it must be above water 365 days a year and must be home to at least two living trees.

The region is also the namesake for the 1000 Islands salad dressing.

Posted:  2004-06-23  11:50:52 AM

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