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Digital Elevation Model of Canada - Canada3D, 2001 This is a legacy product that is no longer supported. It may not meet current government standards. Canada3D is a digital elevation model (DEM) produced by the Canadian Forestry Service, Ontario region. The DEM consists of an ordered array of ground elevations providing coverage of the Canadian landmass. It has been derived from the cells of the Canadian Digital Elevation Data (CDED) at the 1:250 000 scale. Canada3D is available in two levels of detail: grids regularly spaced at 30 or 300 arc seconds. Canada3D 30 and 300 are recorded separately in ASCII format. The elevation values are expressed in metres with respect to mean sea level (MSL), in accordance with the North American Datum of 1983 (NAD83). 2002-01-01 2019-10-03 Natural Resources Canada geoinfo@canada.ca Form DescriptorsNature and EnvironmentScience and TechnologyDEMElevationElevation modelGeographic information systemsEarth sciencesGeomaticsTopography DEM Canada3D (30 arc seconds)ASCII Grid http://ftp.maps.canada.ca/pub/nrcan_rncan/elevation/canada3d/can3d30.zip DEM Canada3D (300 arc seconds)ASCII Grid http://ftp.maps.canada.ca/pub/nrcan_rncan/elevation/canada3d/can3d300.zip Canada3D Product StandardPDF http://ftp.maps.canada.ca/pub/nrcan_rncan/elevation/canada3d/doc/norme_canada3d_en.pdf Canada3D Product StandardPDF http://ftp.maps.canada.ca/pub/nrcan_rncan/elevation/canada3d/doc/norme_canada3d_fr.pdf

Digital Elevation Model of Canada - Canada3D, 2001

This is a legacy product that is no longer supported. It may not meet current government standards.

Canada3D is a digital elevation model (DEM) produced by the Canadian Forestry Service, Ontario region. The DEM consists of an ordered array of ground elevations providing coverage of the Canadian landmass. It has been derived from the cells of the Canadian Digital Elevation Data (CDED) at the 1:250 000 scale. Canada3D is available in two levels of detail: grids regularly spaced at 30 or 300 arc seconds. Canada3D 30 and 300 are recorded separately in ASCII format. The elevation values are expressed in metres with respect to mean sea level (MSL), in accordance with the North American Datum of 1983 (NAD83).

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Resource Name Resource Type Format Language Links
DEM Canada3D (30 arc seconds) Dataset ASCII Grid No linguistic content; Not applicable Access
DEM Canada3D (300 arc seconds) Dataset ASCII Grid No linguistic content; Not applicable Access
Canada3D Product Standard Guide PDF English Access
Canada3D Product Standard Guide PDF French Access

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