|Mississagi River 8|
|Mississagi River Indian Reserve No. 8|
|o Land||18.41 km2 (7.11 sq mi)|
|o Density||21.2/km2 (55/sq mi)|
|Time zone||EST (UTC-5)|
|o Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
The word Mississauga is an anglicized version of the Ojibwe word Misswezahging, which means 'a river with many outlets.' This name comes from the Mississaugi River, which is a bird-foot delta, a haven for fish and waterfowl and is currently a jointly managed Provincial Park.