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  • North Circumpolar Region (2017)

    This bilingual map shows the geography of the northern circumpolar region, north of approximately 55 degrees, at a scale of 1:9 000 000. The map uses the azimuthal equidistant projection. It includes all international boundaries, as well as the Canadian provincial and territorial boundaries and...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Post-Glacial Rebound

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a set of two maps. One shows the maximum post-glacial marine limit in feet above present sea level and the second shows the maximum height of post-glacial rebound in feet above present sea level. Both maps show existing glaciers...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Glacier Retreat

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the successive stages in the retreat of the last ice sheet in North America in respect to coverage of the Canadian landmass. Included with the map are the speculative ice-marginal positions with approximate time in...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Lakes, Rivers and Glaciers

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the lakes, rivers and glaciers as well as the major drainage areas. Provincial and territorial boundaries are shown, but otherwise there are no other names or symbols shown on the Canadian land surface.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Southern Settlements

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the chronology of selected southern settlements. The time periods in which the settlements were established as well as the activities of the first settlers are indicated. The map is accompanied by a supplementary...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Permafrost

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the area covered by permafrost across Canada. Permafrost is a term used to describe the thermal condition of earth materials, such as soil and rock, when their temperature remains below 0 degrees Celsius...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Yukon Territory, Northwest Territories and Nunavut (2000)

    Contained within the Atlas of Canada's Reference Map Series, 1961 to 2010, is a map that shows a brand new set of drainage (being that compiled from the Digital Chart of the World 1: 1 000 000 data); it has detailed digital shaded relief; and it is fully bilingual. The map shows populated places...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Quebec, St. John, Halifax

    Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada is a plate comprised of three maps that shows the cities of Quebec, St. John, and Halifax. The map indicates the location of city wards, street names electric railways, and select buildings.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Winnipeg, Edmonton

    Contained within the 2nd Edition (1915) of the Atlas of Canada is a plate comprised of two maps that show the cities of Winnipeg and Edmonton. The map indicates the location of city wards, street names electric railways, and select buildings.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Canada (2004)

    Contained within the Atlas of Canada's Reference Map Series, 1961 to 2010, is a bilingual map of Canada. This map is an update of the 2000 Edition of MCR 100. The main change included in the 2004 map is the change of Newfoundland's name to Newfoundland and Labrador (which occurred in 2001). This...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
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