Topographic Data of Canada - CanVec Series
CanVec contains more than 60 topographic features classes organized into 8 themes: Transport Features, Administrative Features, Hydro Features, Land Features, Manmade Features, Elevation Features, Resource Management Features and Toponymic Features.
This multiscale product originates from the best available geospatial data sources covering Canadian territory. It offers quality topographic information in vector format complying with international geomatics standards.
CanVec can be used in Web Map Services (WMS) and geographic information systems (GIS) applications and used to produce thematic maps. Because of its many attributes, CanVec allows for extensive spatial analysis.
- Publisher - Current Organization Name: Natural Resources Canada
- Licence: Open Government Licence - Canada
Data and Resources
CanVec - Product DocumentationPDFEnglish French guide PDF
CanVec customized files (selectable product, extent, format) - Geospatial Data Extraction ToolHTMLEnglish application HTML
CanVec customized files (selectable product, extent, format) - Geospatial Data Extraction ToolHTMLFrench application HTML
Drop-down navigation menu to CanVec Series documentation and online data cataloguesHTMLEnglish French guide HTML
CanVec (Group layer)WMSEnglish web_service WMS
CanVec (Group layer)WMSFrench web_service WMS
Toporama - Dynamic map viewer and toolHTMLFrench application HTML
Toporama - Dynamic map viewer and toolHTMLEnglish application HTML
Prepackaged FGDB files (download directory)FGDB/GDBEnglish French dataset FGDB/GDB
Prepackaged Shapefiles (download directory)SHPEnglish French dataset SHP
Index of available files (Drag and drop the kmz file in Google Earth to localize your region of interest)KMZEnglish French guide KMZ
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