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  • Federal

    2010 Land Cover of Canada

    Land cover information is necessary for a large range of environmental applications related to climate impacts and adaption, emergency response, wildlife habitat, etc. In Canada, a 2008 user survey indicated that the most practical land cover data is provided in a nationwide 30 m spatial...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
    • TIFF
  • Federal

    Subtle Vegetation Change - Ukkusiksalik

    This dataset contains the percent land cover of woody shrubs in shrub-dominated ecotypes within Ukkusiksalik National Park from 1998 to 2013. This is a remote sensing measure that uses Landsat imagery collected on an annual basis during peak phenology in the summer. The increase in percent cover...
    Organization:
    Parks Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Federal

    Subtle Vegetation Change - Torngat Mountains

    This dataset contains the percent land cover of woody shrubs in shrub-dominated ecotypes within Torngat Mountains National Park from 1985 to 2014. This is a remote sensing measure that uses Landsat imagery collected on an annual basis during peak phenology in the summer. The increase in percent...
    Organization:
    Parks Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Federal

    Plant productivity and growing season change - Ukkusiksalik

    This dataset includes annual average Julian dates of spring green-up, fall brown-down, and plant productivity from 2000-2012. The data are from remote sensing. The MODIS (Moderate-resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer) satellite provides an image of the park every 10 days, which is used to...
    Organization:
    Parks Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Federal

    Fire Cycle - Nahanni

    Remote sensing is used to monitor changes to the fire regime - including area burned and fire frequency; this is on an ongoing measure.
    Organization:
    Parks Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Federal

    Fire Regime - Riding Mountain

    The integrity of fire-dependent forest types will be maintained through prescribed burns. The park's fire management program uses remote sensing to monitor post-burn changes on the landscape annually. The Area Burned Condition Class measures will be used as per the PCA Fire Monitoring Plan.
    Organization:
    Parks Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Federal

    LESSS Areal Extent - Point Pelee

    An estimated 65% reduction in Lake Erie Sand Spit Savannas (LESSS) has occurred over the last 72 years. A land cover mapping standard is used to classify the types of landscape cover in the park and assess change over time. Both remote sensing and ground data are utilised to complete this...
    Organization:
    Parks Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Federal

    Wetland Habitat Succession Interspersion - Point Pelee

    Changes in the cover of emergent vegetation (cattails and Phragmites predominantly) and open water are quantified through the classification of remote sensing data taken in spring. Cattails are the dominant feature of Pelee marsh, and their spread has altered the habitat mosaic of the wetland....
    Organization:
    Parks Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
  • Federal

    Atlantic Zone Monitoring Program (AZMP)

    The AZMP has the aim of collecting and analyzing the biological, chemical, and physical field data that are necessary to (1) characterize and understand the causes of oceanic variability at the seasonal, inter-annual, and decadal scales, (2) provide multidisciplinary data sets that can be used to...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • other
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