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  • National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) – Downloadable Databases

    The National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) is Canada's public inventory of pollutant releases (to air, water and land), disposals and transfers for recycling. This database contains the full NPRI dataset from 1993 to the latest reporting year available in Microsoft Access Format (accdb)....
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • HTML
    • DOCX
    • JPG
    • ZIP
  • National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) - Geographic Distribution of NPRI...

    These files contain the NPRI map layers in KMZ format for use in Google Earth™ and other “virtual globe” software. Facilities visualized can be filtered by province and by industry type. When selected, each facility generates its own summary report of their releases, disposals and transfers, with...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • HTML
    • KMZ
  • National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) - Bulk Data

    The National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) is Canada's public inventory of pollutant releases (to air, water and land), disposals and transfers for recycling. These files contain data from 1993 to the latest reporting year available. These datasets are in normalized or ‘list’ format and are...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • HTML
    • CSV
    • XLS
    • TXT
  • National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) - Pollutant Release and Transfer ...

    The National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) is Canada's public inventory of pollutant releases (to air, water and land), disposals and transfers for recycling. This file contains the most commonly used NPRI data fields, within a simplified tabular format, including all facility-reported...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • HTML
    • other
    • XLS
    • CSV
  • Major Hurricanes that Affected Canada

    « Hurricane » is one of the names given to a tropical storm whose winds revolve around a center of low pressure called the eye, at a minimum speed of 120 kilometres per hour. At a center of hurricanes vortex - the eye - there is calm area of blue sky. Around this central column, there are very...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • The Search for a Northwest Passage and Exploration of the Eastmain 1742 to 1749

    In the period 1742 to 1749, the British renewed their search for a northwest passage. Part of this involved exploring the « East Main » – the eastern shore of Hudson and James Bays. Four exploration routes are shown: Middleton (1742), Mitchell and Longland (1744), Moor and Smith (1747) and Coats...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Inuit Population, 1996

    This map shows the distribution of the 41 000 persons identifying themselves as Inuit in the 1996 Census. Inuit are the Aboriginal people of Arctic Canada. The word « Inuit » means « the people » in Inuktitut, the Inuit language, and is the term by which Inuit refer to themselves. The Inuit...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Health Behaviours: Physically Active Population, 1996 to 1997

    The proportion of population « physically active » is based on the energy demands of a series of leisure-time activities that people participated in during the three months previous to the survey. Most scientific evidence is supportive of physical activity as a positive determinant of health....
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Family Structure, 1996 - Married Couple Families

    According to the results of the 1996 Census, « married couple families » still constitute the large majority of families. Since 1986, the proportion has declined from 80% of all families to 74%, due to substantial increases in both common-law and lone-parent families. In 1996 there were 5.8...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Forest-Reliant Communities, 1996 - Education Index

    The education index is a measure of the proportion of the population 15 years of age and over who have post-secondary qualifications compared to the Canadian proportion meeting the same criteria. The index values are generally lower than the Canadian average. The median value is 0.78, and 88% of...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
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