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  • Volume and Type of Standing Wood by Provincial Forest District

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the volume and type of standing wood by provincial forest districts. Wood type is broken down by hardwood and softwood. Included is a graph that shows the number of cubic feet of various tree species per province...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Limits of Forest Trees

    Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the northern limits of approximately 40 different tree species in Canada, including an extension into the Northern U.S. Using green lines the map displays the northern limits of the principal trees found within the...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Forests

    Contained within the 1st Edition (1906) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the extent of forested regions, using tints of green, in Canada circa 1906. These regions include the Southern forest, Northern forest, and the Cordilleran forest. The map presents general portions of forested...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Forests

    Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada, is a map that shows the extent of forested regions, using various colouring, in Canada. These regions include the Southern forest, Northern forest, and the Cordilleran forest. The map presents general portions of forested areas...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Limits of Forest Trees

    Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada, is a map that shows the northern limits of approximately 40 different tree species in Canada, including an extension into the Northern U.S. Red, green and blue lines delineate the limits of the trees and forests. The map also...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • 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
  • The Boreal Forest

    Contained within the Atlas of Canada Poster Map Series, is a poster which shows the location of boreal forest in Canada. The two sided poster graphically depicts the importance of the boreal forest as a dynamic system of shrubs, trees, herbs, mosses, micro-organisms, insects and animals...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Der boreale Nadelwald

    Contained within the Atlas of Canada Poster Map Series, is a German translation of a poster map, MCR 1402, entitled ""The Boreal Forest"". The original map was published in 1996, whereas the German version dates from 1997. The front side of both maps is dominated by a large map of Canada showing...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Forest Inventory Maps

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the portions of land in four condensed maps which illustrate the kind of forest maps that were being prepared from air photographs with a minimum of groundwork by the Forestry Branch of the Department of Northern...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Ranges of Principal Commercial Trees

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows 20 condensed maps of tree species native to Canada. There are 171 different species, but many of these are of little or no commercial importance in addition to, in many cases, having a very restricted range. The...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
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