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As we launch this enhanced integrated Open Government Portal search, you may notice that there has been a reduction in the number of open information records. Please note that you can still access the publications that no longer appear here by visiting: Government of Canada Publications and Library and Archives Canada. If you have any comments or questions contact us!

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  • Ecological Integrity of National Parks – Ecological integrity status and tren...

    The Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators (CESI) program provides data and information to track Canada's performance on key environmental sustainability issues. The Park Ecological Integrity indicator reports on the ecological integrity of national parks as an indicator of the...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • HTML
  • Ecological Integrity of National Parks – Ecological integrity status and tren...

    The Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators CESI program provides data and information to track Canada's performance on key environmental sustainability issues. The Park Ecological Integrity indicator reports on the ecological integrity EI of national parks as an indicator of the...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • HTML
    • CSV
  • Ecological Framework

    Fifteen ecozones make up terrestrial Canada, and five make up the marine waters bordering Canada. Canada’s 15 terrestrial ecozones can be subdivided into 53 ecoprovinces, which can be further broken into 194 ecoregions. Ecozones are useful for general national reporting and for placing Canada’s...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Forested Ecozones

    In Canada, there are 20 ecozones, consisting of 15 terrestrial and 5 marine units. The vegetation varies from one ecozone to another. Forests cover totally or partially nine ecozones: Pacific Maritime, Montane Cordillera, Boreal Cordillera, Taiga Plains, Boreal Plains, Prairie, Boreal Shield,...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Tree Species by Ecoregion

    This map shows the number of tree species by ecoregion.There are about 180 species of trees in Canada. More tree species are found in Southern Ontario and along the St. Lawrence River. The highest number of tree species is found in the Lake Erie Lowlands ecoregion.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Canada's Land Cover

    Contained within the Atlas of Canada Poster Map Series, is a poster showing the different types of land cover across the Country. The map is primarily based on AVHRR (Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer) data, offering very precise detail. The land cover image contains 31 land cover classes....
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Terrestrial Ecoregions

    Contained within the 5th Edition (1978 to 1995) of the National Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the first three levels of Environment Canada's hierarchical ecological land classification system: ecozones, then ecoprovinces and finally 177 ecoregions.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
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