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  • Open Data

    Canadian National Marine Seismic Data Repository

    The Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic and Pacific) has collected marine survey field records on marine expeditions for over 50 years. This release makes available the results of an ongoing effort to scan and convert our inventory of analog marine survey field records (seismic, sidescan and...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
    • FGDB/GDB
    • WMS
  • Open Data

    Seabed grain size analyses, offshore Canada

    Grain size is the most fundamental physical property of sediment, and these data are widely used in a variety of applications in science. Marine expeditions of the Geological Survey of Canada have been collecting grain size information on seabed and sub-seabed samples for over 50 years. Results...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
    • FGDB/GDB
    • WMS
  • Open Data

    Geology

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map showing geological age and lithology accompanied by a supplementary map at a scale of 1:50 500 000, displaying geological provinces.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Open Data

    Potential Sediment Transport by Wind in the Prairie Provinces (PSTWPP)

    This data set contains a summary of the potential sediment transport by wind for 32 locations in Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta along with two stations in the Northwest Territories. A summary figure, referred to as a sand rose, indicates the resultant capacity of wind to transport loose...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ZIP
  • Open Data

    Physiographic Regions

    This map depicts Canada's 2 great parts: the Shield and the Borderlands. The Shield consists of a core of old, massive, Precambrian crystalline rocks and covers half the country including most of Quebec and Ontario, the majority of Nunavut and Manitoba and all of northern Saskatchewan and eastern...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • other
    • PDF
  • Open Data

    Physiographic Regions

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows physiographic regions across Canada. These regions are split into the Borderlands and the Shield.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Open Data

    Tectonics

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows geologic structural features and denotes tectonic elements by a color-coding system. There are also descriptive elements and features of tectonic elements which are displayed.
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Open Data

    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
  • Open Data

    Geological Provinces

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the geological provinces and some of their principal sub-divisions. There are orogenic elements as well as major fault lines which are also displayed. A geological province is an extensive region with distinctive...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Open Data

    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
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
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