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  • Federal

    Benthic substrates of the Saguenay fjord, the St. Lawrence lower estuary and ...

    Description of the submarine morphology and characteristics of the sediments (lithology, grain size, mineralogy, and chemistry) of the Saguenay fjord, the lower Estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. The layer contains a synthesis of geological and geochemical data collected and interpreted over 10...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
    • CSV
    • SHP
  • Federal

    North American Atlas - ARCHIVED

    This collection is a legacy product that is no longer supported. The North American Atlas data are standardized geospatial data sets at 1:10,000,000 scale. A variety of basic data layers (e.g. roads, railroads, populated places, political boundaries, hydrography, bathymetry, sea ice and...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
  • Federal

    Digital Elevation Model of Canada - Canada3D - ARCHIVED

    This is a legacy product that is no longer supported. Canada3D is a digital elevation model (DEM) produced by the Canadian Forestry Service, Ontario region. The DEM consists of an ordered array of ground elevations providing coverage of the Canadian landmass. It has been derived from the cells of...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ASCII Grid
    • PDF
  • Federal

    High primary production areas in the Estuary and the Gulf of St. Lawrence

    This layer represents areas where primary production is considered to be high. Primary production includes microscopic algal blooms, named phytoplankton, a food resource at the base of the food web of marine ecosystems. The knowledge of these zones can serve as a proxy to identify areas of the...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
    • CSV
  • Federal

    Significant parameters for different species with status under the Species at...

    Layers that present various important parameters such as inventories, presence, sightings, distribution, relative occurrence or catch rates, critical habitat, breeding and feeding areas, potential spawning and haul-out sites for the different species with status under the Species at Risk Act...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
  • Federal

    Important areas of Blue Whale feeding, foraging and migration in eastern Canada

    The distribution of blue whales (Balaenoptera musculus) is mainly dictated by key environmental drivers such as food requirements and availability, sea ice, and sometimes predation risks. It is common to find blue whales in upwelling regions, depending on topography (banks, slopes and shallow...
    Organization:
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ESRI REST
    • SHP
    • CSV
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