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  • Federal

    Snow cover measurement networks

    The map shows the location of the snow course stations and the agencies that operate them. Most Canadian snow courses are operated by the federal Department of Fisheries and the Environment and the provincial government departments concerned with water resources. Though the principles of snow...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Federal

    Profiles of Major Rivers

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the profiles of 17 major rivers together with the positions of important cultural and physical features connected with them. These include hydro-electric power developments (circa 1955) and lakes and a reference...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Federal

    National Network of Short Rotation Woody Crop Research, Development and Demon...

    This data depicts the locations of Short Rotation Woody Crop (SRWC) research, development and demonstration sites established across Canada by the Canadian Wood Fibre Centre, its partners and/or private land owners. Short Rotation Woody Crops represent enormous potential with respect to future...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
    • PDF
  • Federal

    The Turkey Lakes Watershed Study

    The Turkey Lakes Watershed (TLW) Study was initiated in 1980 by Environment Canada, Natural Resources Canada and Fisheries and Oceans Canada to evaluate anthropogenic perturbation of Canadian Shield ecosystems. Originally, the Study focused on the aquatic and terrestrial effects of acid rain,...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • HTML
  • Federal

    Stream Study: Turkey Lakes Watershed Study

    Water chemistry is measured at several stream stations in the Turkey Lakes Watershed (TLW) to quantify mass fluxes, cycling and budgets. Environment and Climate Change Canada (ECCC) tends to focus on lake outflow stations and other stations situated on Norberg Creek (the major drainage channel in...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • HTML
  • Federal

    Global Map Canada v.2.2 - ARCHIVED

    The Global Map Canada was developed by Natural Resources Canada from 1:1 M base maps. It provides information of the whole land area at 1 km resolution in a consistent manner. Spatial features are stored in four vector layers: transportation,boundaries, drainage and population. Global Map Canada...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • GML
    • PDF
  • Federal

    Variation of monthly river flows

    The plate shows a graph of the maximum and minimum monthly mean flow and mean monthly river flow for 36 selected river gauging stations. Thirty-six gauging stations across Canada were selected to represent a cross section of river types and sizes. Most of the rivers are natural flow; however,...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Federal

    Sustainability of timber harvest – Wood supply and annual harvest of industri...

    The Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators (CESI) program provides data and information to track Canada's performance on key environmental sustainability issues. The Sustainability of timber harvest indicator compares the amount of timber harvested with the estimated wood supply. Wood...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • HTML
  • Federal

    Government of Canada’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions Inventory

    In December 2017, the Greening Government Strategy established ambitious climate and environmental commitments for the Government of Canada’s internal operations. The commitments include an ambitious target to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from federal facilities and fleets: by 40%...
    Organization:
    Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • HTML
  • Federal

    Canadian species index – Canadian species index

    The Canadian Environmental Sustainability Indicators (CESI) program provides data and information to track Canada's performance on key environmental sustainability issues. The Canadian species index represents the average proportional change in the sizes of Canadian vertebrate species'...
    Organization:
    Environment and Climate Change Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CSV
    • HTML
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