It's about as big as Lake Erie
(a.k.a. Lac &ri&) (surface area)
The fourth largest of North America's Great Lakes and the thirteenth largest lake in the world (by surface area), Lake Erie has a total area of 2,570,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Cleveland, Ohio and Toledo, Ohio.
It's about nine-tenths as big as Hawaii
In other words, 2,570,000 hectares is 0.90777080 times the size of Hawaii, and the size of Hawaii is 1.10160 times that amount.(a.k.a. Moku'āina o Hawai'i) (United States)
The "Aloha State," Hawaii measures 2,831,111 hectares in total area. A total of 137 islands make up the Hawaiian archipelago, with the eight principle islands measuring 1,663,450 hectares in combined total area.
It's about four-fifths as big as Belgium
In other words, 2,570,000 hectares is 0.841850 times the size of Belgium, and the size of Belgium is 1.18790 times that amount.(a.k.a. Kingdom of Belgium, a.k.a. Koninkrijk Belgi&, a.k.a. Royaume de Belgique, a.k.a. K&nigreich Belgien)
Belgium measures 3,052,800 hectares in total area. Contrary to their name, french fries were developed in Belgium (known at the time as the Southern Netherlands) in the late 17th century.
It's about four-fifths as big as Vancouver Island
In other words, 2,570,000 hectares is 0.821480 times the size of Vancouver Island, and the size of Vancouver Island is 1.21730 times that amount.(a.k.a. Quadra's and Vancouver's Island) (British Columbia, Canada)
Vancouver Island, in the northern Pacific, measures 3,128,500 hectares. The island is home to the Comox Glacier, which reaches 1,960 m in height.
It's about one-and-one-fourth times as big as Wales
In other words, 2,570,000 hectares is 1.23960 times the size of Wales, and the size of Wales is 0.806710 times that amount.(a.k.a. Cymru) (total area)
The area of the country of Wales (in the United Kingdom) is 2,073,200 hectares. More than 76,470 hectares, or about 4% of the country's land area, is made up of the fifty-plus islands in the Irish and Celtic Seas off the coast of the Welsh mainland.
It's about one-and-one-third times as big as Lake Ontario
In other words, 2,570,000 hectares is 1.3550 times the size of Lake Ontario, and the size of Lake Ontario is 0.7380 times that amount.(a.k.a. Lac Ontario) (surface area)
The smallest of North America's Great Lakes (by surface area), Lake Ontario has a total area of 1,896,000 hectares. It borders the cities of Toronto, Ontario, Canada and Rochester, New York.
It's about one-and-three-fifths times as big as Brisbane
In other words, 2,570,000 hectares is 1.62230 times the size of Brisbane, and the size of Brisbane is 0.616410 times that amount.(Greater Brisbane region) (Australia)
Brisbane, the most populous city in Australia, measures 1,584,200 hectares. Winding through the city is the Brisbane River, which is lined by the 870 m Bisbane Riverwalk.