Mineral Tenure in Nunavut - Mineral Claims The dataset contains the extents of mineral claims of Nunavut. A mineral claim is an area of Crown Land that is staked out by an individual or Mineral Exploration Company that holds a valid Prospectors license. This grants the individual or mineral exploration company the mineral rights to the staked out piece of land as provided for under the Nunavut Mining Regulations, SOR/214-69. If the holder of a mineral claim wishes to produce minerals from the claim, or to hold it for more than ten years, the holder must apply for a lease of the claim. This digital coverage provides a record and tracking mechanism for mining exploration in Nunavut. For more information, visit http://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/eng/1100100027889/1100100027890. Note: This is one of the four (4) datasets that describe mineral tenure in Nunavut. It includes mineral claims, mining leases, prospecting permits as well as coal exploration licences. 2015-01-15 2019-02-11 Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada landsmining@aandc-aadnc.gc.ca Economics and IndustryMineral ClaimsMining LeasesCoal LicencesExplorationNunavutMineral TenureMining industryCoalProspectingResource development Mineral ClaimsWMS https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/services/Donnees_Ouvertes-Open_Data/Claim_minier_NU_Mineral_Claim/MapServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS&layers=0&legend_format=image/png&feature_info_type=text/html Mineral ClaimsWMS https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/services/Donnees_Ouvertes-Open_Data/Claim_minier_NU_Mineral_Claim/MapServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS&layers=0&legend_format=image/png&feature_info_type=text/html Mineral ClaimsESRI REST https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/rest/services/Donnees_Ouvertes-Open_Data/Claim_minier_NU_Mineral_Claim/MapServer/0 Mineral ClaimsESRI REST https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/rest/services/Donnees_Ouvertes-Open_Data/Claim_minier_NU_Mineral_Claim/MapServer/0 Web Feature Service (WFS)WFS https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/services/Donnees_Ouvertes-Open_Data/Claim_minier_NU_Mineral_Claim/MapServer/WFSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WFS Pre-packaged FGDB fileFGDB/GDB https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Claim_minier_NU_Mineral_Claim_FGDB.zip Pre-packaged SHP fileSHP https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Claim_minier_NU_Mineral_Claim_SHP.zip Pre-packaged CSV fileCSV https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Claim_minier_NU_Mineral_Claim_CSV.zip Data Dictionary - Web Services (in French)CSV https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Reference/Claim_minier_NU_Dictionnaire_de_donnees_SERVICES.csv Data Dictionary - Web Services (in English)CSV https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Reference/Mineral_Claim_NU_Data_Dictionary_SERVICES.csv Data Dictionary - FGDB (in French)CSV https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Reference/Claim_minier_NU_Dictionnaire_de_donnees_FGDB.csv Data Dictionary - FGDB (in English)CSV https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Reference/Mineral_Claim_NU_Data_Dictionary_FGDB.csv Data Dictionary - SHP (in French)CSV https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Reference/Claim_minier_NU_Dictionnaire_de_donnees_SHP.csv Data Dictionary - SHP (in English)CSV https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Reference/Mineral_Claim_NU_Data_Dictionary_SHP.csv Data Dictionary - CSV (in French)CSV https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Reference/Claim_minier_NU_Dictionnaire_de_donnees_CSV.csv Data Dictionary - CSV (in English)CSV https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Reference/Mineral_Claim_NU_Data_Dictionary_CSV.csv Metadata - XMLXML https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/directories/output/DonneesOuvertes_OpenData/Tenure_miniere_NU_Mineral_Tenure/Metadonnees_Claim_minier_NU_Mineral_Claim_Metadata.xml Generate KML FileKML https://data.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/geomatics/rest/services/Donnees_Ouvertes-Open_Data/Claim_minier_NU_Mineral_Claim/MapServer/GenerateKML

Mineral Tenure in Nunavut - Mineral Claims

The dataset contains the extents of mineral claims of Nunavut. A mineral claim is an area of Crown Land that is staked out by an individual or Mineral Exploration Company that holds a valid Prospectors license. This grants the individual or mineral exploration company the mineral rights to the staked out piece of land as provided for under the Nunavut Mining Regulations, SOR/214-69. If the holder of a mineral claim wishes to produce minerals from the claim, or to hold it for more than ten years, the holder must apply for a lease of the claim. This digital coverage provides a record and tracking mechanism for mining exploration in Nunavut.

For more information, visit http://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/eng/1100100027889/1100100027890.

Note: This is one of the four (4) datasets that describe mineral tenure in Nunavut. It includes mineral claims, mining leases, prospecting permits as well as coal exploration licences.

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Mineral Claims Web Service WMS French Access
Mineral Claims Web Service WMS English Access
Mineral Claims Web Service ESRI REST English Access
Mineral Claims Web Service ESRI REST French Access
Web Feature Service (WFS) Web Service WFS English
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Pre-packaged FGDB file Dataset FGDB/GDB English
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Pre-packaged SHP file Dataset SHP English
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Pre-packaged CSV file Dataset CSV English
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Data Dictionary - Web Services (in French) Guide CSV French Access
Data Dictionary - Web Services (in English) Guide CSV English Access
Data Dictionary - FGDB (in French) Guide CSV French Access
Data Dictionary - FGDB (in English) Guide CSV English Access
Data Dictionary - SHP (in French) Guide CSV French Access
Data Dictionary - SHP (in English) Guide CSV English Access
Data Dictionary - CSV (in French) Guide CSV French Access
Data Dictionary - CSV (in English) Guide CSV English Access
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