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  • North American Atlas - ARCHIVED

    This collection is a legacy product that is no longer supported. The North American Atlas data are standardized geospatial data sets at 1:10,000,000 scale. A variety of basic data layers (e.g. roads, railroads, populated places, political boundaries, hydrography, bathymetry, sea ice and...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
  • West Coast Fisheries

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a plate showing general distribution in eight condensed maps of the certain species of West Coast fish, mollusks, crustaceans, and indicates the areas of greatest catches and amounts taken for most species. These maps are based...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Canada Land Inventory (1:250,000) - 1966 Land Use - L040O

    The mapping of land use capability is prepared from an analysis of the individual sector capability maps, supplemented by information on present land use and socio-economic conditions. By identifying the areas under classes, it is possible to determine the distribution and acreage of the best...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
  • Canada Land Inventory (1:250,000) - Land Capability for Recreation - R031I

    The inventory for recreational landuse capability has 7 Classes, from Class 1 with high capability to Class 7 with very low capability. The classification also examines the quantity of recreational use that a land unit can attract and withstand without permanent damage to the natural landscape....
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
  • Canada Land Inventory (1:250,000) - Land Capability for Waterfowl - w093c

    The mapping of land capability for waterfowl wildlife is based on a national classification system comparable with the other Canada Land Inventory sectors. Capability for waterfowl production requires a feeding habitat, protective cover, and space to meet the needs for growth and reproduction. A...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
  • Canada Land Inventory (1:250,000) - Land Capability for Ungulates - u031f

    The mapping of land capability for ungulates follows a national system developed with the aid of the Canadian Wildlife Service and the game branches of the provinces. The ungulate sector uses seven classes, like the others. In addition to class and subclass, the system indicates the ungulate...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
  • Canada Land Inventory (1:250,000) - Land Capability for Recreation - R084H

    The inventory for recreational landuse capability has 7 Classes, from Class 1 with high capability to Class 7 with very low capability. The classification also examines the quantity of recreational use that a land unit can attract and withstand without permanent damage to the natural landscape....
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
  • Canada Land Inventory (1:250,000) - Land Capability for Recreation - R084N

    The inventory for recreational landuse capability has 7 Classes, from Class 1 with high capability to Class 7 with very low capability. The classification also examines the quantity of recreational use that a land unit can attract and withstand without permanent damage to the natural landscape....
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
  • Canada Land Inventory - Land Capability for Forestry - f011d

    The mapping of land capability for forestry is based on a national classification system comparable with the other Canada Land Inventory sectors. Land is rated according to seven classes on its capability to grow commercial timber in areas stocked with the optimum number and species of trees....
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
  • Canada Land Inventory (1:250,000) - Land Capability for Waterfowl - w040j

    The mapping of land capability for waterfowl wildlife is based on a national classification system comparable with the other Canada Land Inventory sectors. Capability for waterfowl production requires a feeding habitat, protective cover, and space to meet the needs for growth and reproduction. A...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
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