Aboriginal Lands of Canada Legislative Boundaries The Aboriginal Lands of Canada Legislative Boundaries web service includes legislative boundaries of Indian Reserves, Land Claim Settlement Lands (lands created under Comprehensive Land Claims Process that do not or will not have Indian Reserve status under the Indian Act) and Indian Lands. More specifically it includes the following lands: 1) Indian Reserves that include: 1.1) surrendered lands or a reserve, as defined in the Indian Act (this definition excludes Indian Settlements and Indian Communities); and 1.2) Sechelt lands, as defined in the Sechelt Indian Band Self-Government Act, chapter 27 of the Statutes of Canada, 1986; 2) Land Claim Settlement Lands that include: 2.1) Category IA land or Category IA-N land, as defined in the Cree-Naskapi (of Quebec) Act, chapter 18 of the Statutes of Canada, 1984 (category 1B and category II Lands are excluded from this definition); 2.2) Settlement land, as defined in the Yukon First Nations Self-Government Act, and lands in which an interest is transferred or recognized under section 21 of that Act (only Yukon First Nations Settlement Lands, which were surveyed and the survey plan recorded, are included in the map service); 2.3) Inuit Owned Lands as defined in the Agreement between the Inuit of the Nunavut Settlement Area and Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada given effect and declared valid by the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement Act (it includes all parcels that have been surveyed and those that do not require a survey (this includes the islands)); 2.4) Gwich’in Lands as defined in the Gwich’in Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement, given effect and declared valid by the Gwich’in Land Claim Settlement Act; 2.5) Inuvialuit Lands as defined in the Western Arctic (Inuvialuit) Claims Settlement Act; 2.6) Sahtu Lands as defined in The Sahtu Dene and Métis Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement given effect and declared valid by the Sahtu Dene and Métis Land Claim Settlement Act; and 2.7) Tlicho lands, as defined in the Tlicho Agreement, given effect and declared valid by the Tlicho Land Claims and Self-Government Act; 3) Indian Lands that include: 3.1) Lands in the Kanesatake Mohawk interim land base, as defined in the Kanesatake Mohawk Interim Land Base Governance Act, other than the lands known as Doncaster Reserve No. 17. The data available for download is the former Geobase-Aboriginal Lands product. There are some attribute differences between the data available for download and the web service; however both contain the same underlying data. Please refer to the Supporting Documents for additional information on the Geobase - Aboriginal Lands dataset. 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Aboriginal Lands of Canada Legislative Boundaries

The Aboriginal Lands of Canada Legislative Boundaries web service includes legislative boundaries of Indian Reserves, Land Claim Settlement Lands (lands created under Comprehensive Land Claims Process that do not or will not have Indian Reserve status under the Indian Act) and Indian Lands. More specifically it includes the following lands: 1) Indian Reserves that include: 1.1) surrendered lands or a reserve, as defined in the Indian Act (this definition excludes Indian Settlements and Indian Communities); and 1.2) Sechelt lands, as defined in the Sechelt Indian Band Self-Government Act, chapter 27 of the Statutes of Canada, 1986; 2) Land Claim Settlement Lands that include: 2.1) Category IA land or Category IA-N land, as defined in the Cree-Naskapi (of Quebec) Act, chapter 18 of the Statutes of Canada, 1984 (category 1B and category II Lands are excluded from this definition); 2.2) Settlement land, as defined in the Yukon First Nations Self-Government Act, and lands in which an interest is transferred or recognized under section 21 of that Act (only Yukon First Nations Settlement Lands, which were surveyed and the survey plan recorded, are included in the map service); 2.3) Inuit Owned Lands as defined in the Agreement between the Inuit of the Nunavut Settlement Area and Her Majesty the Queen in Right of Canada given effect and declared valid by the Nunavut Land Claims Agreement Act (it includes all parcels that have been surveyed and those that do not require a survey (this includes the islands)); 2.4) Gwich’in Lands as defined in the Gwich’in Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement, given effect and declared valid by the Gwich’in Land Claim Settlement Act; 2.5) Inuvialuit Lands as defined in the Western Arctic (Inuvialuit) Claims Settlement Act; 2.6) Sahtu Lands as defined in The Sahtu Dene and Métis Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement given effect and declared valid by the Sahtu Dene and Métis Land Claim Settlement Act; and 2.7) Tlicho lands, as defined in the Tlicho Agreement, given effect and declared valid by the Tlicho Land Claims and Self-Government Act; 3) Indian Lands that include: 3.1) Lands in the Kanesatake Mohawk interim land base, as defined in the Kanesatake Mohawk Interim Land Base Governance Act, other than the lands known as Doncaster Reserve No. 17.

The data available for download is the former Geobase-Aboriginal Lands product. There are some attribute differences between the data available for download and the web service; however both contain the same underlying data. Please refer to the Supporting Documents for additional information on the Geobase - Aboriginal Lands dataset. Work is under way to align these two data products.

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Resource Name Resource Type Format Language Links
Aboriginal Lands of Canada Legislative Boundaries Web Service WMS English Access
Aboriginal Lands of Canada Legislative Boundaries Web Service WMS French Access
Aboriginal Lands of Canada Legislative Boundaries Web Service ESRI REST French Access
Canada Lands Survey System - CLSS Map Browser (English) Application HTML English Access
Canada Lands Survey System - CLSS Map Browser (French) Application HTML French Access
Aboriginal Lands of Canada Legislative Boundaries Web Service ESRI REST English Access
Find, visualize and download files via the Index of Geospatial Products HTML Application HTML English Access
Find, visualize and download files via the Index of Geospatial Products HTML Application HTML French Access
Find, visualize and download files via the Index of Geospatial Products KMZ Dataset KMZ English
French
Access
Download SHP file through HTTP Dataset SHP English
French
Access
Download file Aboriginal Lands, Data Product Specifications through HTTP Guide PDF English Access
Download file Terres autochtones, Spécifications de produit through HTTP Guide PDF French Access
Download file Aboriginal Lands, Conceptual Data Model through HTTP Guide PDF English Access
Download file Terres autochtones, Modèle de données conceptuel through HTTP Guide PDF French Access
Download file Terres autochtones, Catalogue d'entités through HTTP Guide PDF French Access
Download file Aboriginal Lands, Feature Catalogue through HTTP Guide PDF English Access
Download file Terres autochtones, Formats de distribution du produit through HTTP Guide PDF French Access
Download file Aboriginal Lands, Product Distribution Formats through HTTP Guide PDF English Access
Download file Données vectorielles nationales - Règles d'identification through HTTP Guide PDF French Access
Download file National Vector Data - Identification Rules through HTTP Guide PDF English Access
Download file Données vectorielles nationales - Gestion des modifications through HTTP Guide PDF French Access
Download file National Vector Data, Change Management through HTTP Guide PDF French Access
Download SHP (French) file of the changes from the previous version through HTTP Dataset SHP French Access
Download SHP (English) file of the changes from the previous version through HTTP Dataset SHP English Access
Download GML file through HTTP Dataset GML English
French
Access
Download KML file through HTTP Dataset KML English
French
Access

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