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  • Federal

    Mapping the Interior, 1630-1870

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a plate that shows a series of redrawn reproductions of historical maps. The first three maps deal with the eastern interior of Canada, the first of them showing the work of Champlain, Canadas first great explorer. His work was...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Federal

    Tactile Maps of Canada-Maps for Education-The Tactile Atlas of Canada-Newfoun...

    The map title is Newfoundland and Labrador. Tactile map scale. 3.2 centimetres = 200 kilometres North arrow pointing to the top of the page. Borders of the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, shown as solid lines. The Labrador Sea shown with a wavy symbol to indicate water. A circle and the...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CDR
    • HTML
    • PDF
    • GIF
  • Federal

    Exploration of the Pacific Coast, 1741 to 1794

    Contained within the 4th Edition (1974) of the Atlas of Canada is a set of three maps. The first map shows sea routes traveled by British, French, Russian and Spanish explorers between 1741 and 1794. The second map shows routes taken by explorers in search of the Northwest Passage during the...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • PDF
    • JPG
  • Federal

    Natural Vegetation and Flora

    Contained within the 3rd Edition (1957) of the Atlas of Canada is a map that shows the vegetation regions, and 19 smaller-scale maps showing distributions of particular plant species. The main map shows the distribution of 17 natural vegetation types and also shows non-vegetated areas (existing...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • JPG
    • PDF
  • Federal

    North American Atlas, 2010

    This collection is a legacy product that is no longer supported. It may not meet current government standards. 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...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • SHP
  • Federal

    Tactile Maps of Canada-Maps for Education-The Tactile Atlas of Canada-Quebec

    The map title is Quebec. Tactile map scale. 1.8 centimetres = 200 kilometres North arrow pointing to the top of the page. Borders of the province of Quebec, shown as dashed and solid lines. Part of Hudson Bay and James Bay, shown with a wavy symbol to indicate water. A circle and the city name to...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • CDR
    • HTML
    • PDF
    • GIF
  • Federal

    Digital Elevation Model of Canada - Canada3D, 2001

    This is a legacy product that is no longer supported. It may not meet current government standards. 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...
    Organization:
    Natural Resources Canada
    Resource Formats:
    • ASCII Grid
    • PDF
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