De Fryske Marren

municipality in Friesland, Netherlands

De Fryske Marren (Dutch: De Friese Meren) is a municipality in the Dutch province of Friesland. In 2019, 51,430 people lived there.

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It was created on 1 January 2014 and consists of the former municipalities of Gaasterlân-Sleat, Lemsterland, Skarsterlân and parts of Boarnsterhim, all four of which were dissolved on the same day.