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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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5 records found
  • Snow Depth

    Over southern Canada maximum snow depth usually occurs in January or February, while the time of maximum accumulation occurs much later in mountain areas and in the Arctic. The main features of the map are the pronounced maximum in snow accumulation over the western Cordillera (British Columbia...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • other
    • PDF
  • Land Cover

    The map is based on satellite data obtained from the Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometre (AVHRR) on board the NOAA-14 satellite. Each land cover type can be identified by its unique spectral signature. Each signature is identified by a particular colour on the map. The land cover classes...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • other
    • PDF
  • Population Density, 2001 (by census division)

    Canada, with 3.3 people per square kilometre, has one of the lowest population densities in the world. In 2001, most of Canada's population of 30 million lived within 200 kilometres of the United States. In fact, the inhabitants of our three biggest cities — Toronto, Montréal and Vancouver — can...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
  • Satellite Image

    The satellite image of Canada is a composite of several individual satellite images form the Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometre (AVHRR) sensor on board various NOAA Satellites. The colours reflect differences in the density of vegetation cover: bright green for dense vegetation in humid...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • other
    • PDF
  • Population Density, 2001 (by census subdivision)

    Canada, with 3.3 people per square kilometre, has one of the lowest population densities in the world. In 2001, most of Canada's population of 30 million lived within 200 kilometres of the United States. In fact, the inhabitants of our three biggest cities — Toronto, Montréal and Vancouver — can...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JP2
    • ZIP
    • other
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