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  • Oil and gas

    This dataset provides information related to the principal producing oil and gas fields operating in Canada during the given reference year. The dataset is maintained by the National Energy Board, and is a subset of information available on Map 900a – Principal Mineral Areas, Producing Mines, and...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • HTML
    • ESRI REST
    • PDF
    • SHP
  • Top 100 Exploration Projects

    This dataset provides information related to the top-spending off-mine-site exploration and deposit appraisal projects in Canada for the given reference year. The dataset is maintained by the Lands and Minerals Sector, Natural Resources Canada, and forms the basis for the annual Map of Top 100...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • HTML
    • ESRI REST
  • Oil sands mines - Producing Mines

    This dataset provides information related to the principal producing oil sands mines operating in Canada during the given reference year. The dataset is maintained by the Lands and Minerals Sector, Natural Resources Canada, and is a subset of information available on Map 900a – Principal Mineral...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • HTML
    • ESRI REST
    • PDF
    • SHP
  • Surficial Hydrogeological Materials

    Surficial hydrogeological materials show the distribution of sediment deposited in glacially influenced environments. Most drinkable groundwater resources in Canada occur in shallow surficial-sediment aquifers. Surface sediments, such as gravel, sand, silt and clay, or mixed sediments, are an...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Physiographic Regions

    This map depicts Canada's 2 great parts: the Shield and the Borderlands. The Shield consists of a core of old, massive, Precambrian crystalline rocks and covers half the country including most of Quebec and Ontario, the majority of Nunavut and Manitoba and all of northern Saskatchewan and eastern...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • other
    • PDF
  • The Potential of Soils and Bedrock to Reduce the Acidity of Atmospheric Depos...

    Contained within the 5th Edition (1978 to 1995) of the National Atlas of Canada is a map that shows vulnerability of soils and bedrock to acid precipitation using low, moderate and high sensitivity classes. The table covers sensitivity of water areas and the small map shows pattern of sulphate...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Non-Ferrous Metals - Eastern Canada

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows four condensed maps of non-ferrous metal mines, including refineries, smelters and reduction works that were in production or coming into production in Eastern Canada circa 1955. As production figures for...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Potential Sediment Transport by Wind in the Prairie Provinces (PSTWPP)

    This data set contains a summary of the potential sediment transport by wind for 32 locations in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta along with two stations in the Northwest Territories. A summary figure, referred to as a sand rose, indicates the resultant capacity of wind to transport loose...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ZIP
  • Major Rock Categories

    Rocks are divided into three main categories according to how they were formed: igneous, sedimentary or metamorphic processes. Rocks differ in their texture, mineral and chemical composition, and bedding characteristics depending on which of these three processes that formed them. Igneous rocks,...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
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