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  • Federal

    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
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  • Federal

    Lakes, Rivers and Glaciers

    Contained within the Atlas of Canada's Reference Map Series, 1961 to 2010, is an enlargement of a 1: 15 000 000 sheet of the same name from the National Atlas of Canada, 4th Edition. Both maps show a very dense network of lakes, rivers and glaciers, with all of the data being photo-reduced from...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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    • PDF
  • Federal

    Glacial Geology

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows locations of currently existing glaciers as well as historical glacial information. The resulting effects that glaciers have had on landscape are also shown on this map.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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  • Federal

    Glacial Geology

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the locations of glacial materials, circa mid-1950s. The extents of existing glaciers and ice caps are shown. The direction of ice movement is illustrated by denoting the trends of drumlins (elongated or oval hills...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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  • Federal

    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
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  • Federal

    Yukon and Northwest Territories (West Half)

    Contained within the Atlas of Canada's Reference Map Series, 1961 to 2010, is a map of the Yukon Territory, and the western part of Northwest Territories. The map shows federal, provincial and territorial boundaries, and also the district boundaries. The transportation content consists of roads,...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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  • Federal

    Yukon and Northwest Territories (East Half)

    Contained within the Atlas of Canada's Reference Map Series, 1961 to 2010, is a map of the eastern part of Northwest Territories. The map shows federal, provincial and territorial boundaries, and also the district boundaries. The transportation content consists of roads, ferries and railways....
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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  • Federal

    Prairie Provinces

    Contained within the Atlas of Canada's Reference Map Series, 1961 to 2010, is a map of the Prairie Provinces. The map shows federal, provincial and territorial boundaries, boundaries of land districts, and boundaries for places of more than 50 000 inhabitants. The transportation content consists...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
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    • PDF
  • Federal

    British Columbia

    Contained within the Atlas of Canada's Reference Map Series, 1961 to 2010, is a map of British Columbia. The map shows federal, provincial and territorial boundaries, boundaries of land districts, and boundaries for places of more than 50 000 inhabitants. The transportation content consists of...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Federal

    Surface Materials

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the general make up of surface materials. Along with the map is a list of terrain classifications denoted as bedrock, unconsolidated material (glacial deposits, boulders, alluvium, gravels, sands, silts, clays,...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
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