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Found 10 records similar to Topographic Data of Canada - CanVec 1:50,000, 1944-2013

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CanVec contains more than 60 topographic features classes organized into 8 themes: Transport Features, Administrative Features, Hydro Features, Land Features, Manmade Features, Elevation Features, Resource Management Features and Toponymic Features. This multiscale product originates from the best available geospatial data sources covering Canadian territory. It offers quality topographic information in vector format complying with international geomatics standards. CanVec can be used in Web Map Services (WMS) and geographic information systems (GIS) applications and used to produce thematic maps.

Last Updated: Feb. 22, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 1, 2019
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: SHP WMS FGDB/GDB HTML PDF KMZ
Keywords:  Transport, Hydrography, Administrative boundaries, Elevation, Resource Management, Land, Manmade, Map labels, Download
Federal

The land features of the CanVec series contains landscape features of Canada such as islands, shoreline delineation, wooded areas, saturated soil features, landform features (esker, sand, etc.).

The CanVec multiscale series is available as prepackaged downloadable files and by user-defined extent via a Geospatial data extraction tool.

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Topographic Data of Canada - CanVec Series

Last Updated: Feb. 1, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 1, 2019
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: SHP WMS FGDB/GDB HTML KMZ
Keywords:  Forest, Esker, Wetlands, Moraine, Landscape, Earth Sciences, Geomorphology, CanVec, 1 000 000
Federal

The hydrographic features of the CanVec series include watercourses, water linear flow segments, hydrographic obstacles (falls, rapids, etc. ), waterbodies (lakes, watercourses, etc. ), permanent snow and ice features, water wells and springs. The Hydrographic features theme provides quality vector geospatial data (current, accurate, and consistent) of Canadian hydrographic phenomena.

Last Updated: Feb. 1, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 1, 2019
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: SHP WMS FGDB/GDB HTML KMZ
Keywords:  Canada, Earth Sciences, Hydrography, NTDB, CanVec, 1 000 000, 5 000 000, 15 000 000, 1;000;000
Federal

The transport features of the CanVec series are derived from the National Road Network (NRN) and the National Railway Network (NRWN). The dataset describes roads, trails, bridges, railroads and their related information. The transport features include nautical facilities, track segments, track junctions, railway stations, track crossings, track marker posts, track structures, rail ferry segments, road segments, road ferry segments, road junctions, blocked passages, toll points, aerial cableway features, footbridges, trails, navigational aids, marinas and runways. The CanVec multiscale series is available as prepackaged downloadable files and by user-defined extent via a Geospatial data extraction tool.

Last Updated: Jun. 10, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 1, 2019
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: SHP WMS FGDB/GDB HTML KMZ
Keywords:  Canada, Earth Sciences, CanVec, 1;000;000, 5;000;000, 15;000;000, 1M, 5M, 15M
Federal

The toponymic features of the CanVec series include proper nouns designating places and representations of the territory. This data come from provincial, territorial and Canadian toponymic databases. They are used in the CanVec Series for cartographic reference purposes and vary according to the scale of display. The toponymic features of the CanVec series can differ from the Canada's official geographical names.

Last Updated: Feb. 1, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 1, 2019
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: WMS SHP FGDB/GDB HTML KMZ
Keywords:  Canada, Earth Sciences, Place names, Labels, CanVec, Toponymy, 50K, 50 000, 50;000
Federal

The elevation features of the CanVec series include the elevation contours and elevation points. These entities are used to describe the relief of the Canadian Landmass.

The CanVec multiscale series is available as prepackaged downloadable files and by user-defined extent via a Geospatial data extraction tool.

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Topographic Data of Canada - CanVec Series

Last Updated: Jun. 10, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 1, 2019
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: SHP WMS FGDB/GDB HTML KMZ
Keywords:  Canada, Earth Sciences, NTDB, CanVec, 1;000;000, 5;000;000, 15;000;000, 1M, 5M
Federal

The resource management features of the CanVec series include power lines, communication lines, pipelines, valves, petroleum wells, wind-operated devices, transformer stations, ore extraction sites, aggregate extraction sites, peat extraction sites and oil and gas sites.

The CanVec multiscale series is available as prepackaged downloadable files and by user-defined extent via a Geospatial data extraction tool.

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Topographic Data of Canada - CanVec Series

Last Updated: Jun. 10, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 1, 2019
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: SHP WMS FGDB/GDB HTML KMZ
Keywords:  Earth Sciences, NTDB, CanVec, 1;000;000, 5;000;000, 15;000;000, 1M, 5M, 15M
Federal

The manmade features of the CanVec series include dams, protection structures (breakwater, dike/levees), liquid storage facilities (basin, swimming pool, etc. ), tanks, buildings, delimiting structures (fence, walls, etc. ), landmark features (cross, radar, crane, forts, etc. ), chimneys, towers, sewage pipelines, conduit bridges, waste, leisure areas, residential areas, commercial and institutional areas and ritual cultural areas (shrine, cemeteries, etc.).

Last Updated: Feb. 23, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 1, 2019
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: SHP WMS FGDB/GDB HTML KMZ
Keywords:  Canada, Earth Sciences, CanVec, Cartographic product, 50K, 50 000, 50;000, 250K, 250 000
Federal

This collection is a legacy product that is no longer supported. It may not meet current Government standards. The National Topographic Data Base (NTDB) comprises digital vector data sets that cover the entire Canadian landmass. The NTDB includes features such as watercourses, urban areas, railways, roads, vegetation, and relief.

Last Updated: Nov. 24, 2021
Date Published: Jan. 1, 2005
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: SHP PDF HTML KMZ
Keywords:  Topographical maps, Topography, Geographical maps, Geographic information systems
Federal

The administrative features of the CanVec series include geopolitical regions (international, territorial and provincial) and populated place names.

A wide selection of attributes describe the data.

The CanVec multiscale series is available as prepackaged downloadable files and by user-defined extent via a Geospatial data extraction tool.

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Topographic Data of Canada - CanVec Series

Last Updated: Feb. 1, 2022
Date Published: Mar. 1, 2019
Organization: Natural Resources Canada
Formats: WMS SHP FGDB/GDB KMZ HTML
Keywords:  Canada, Earth Sciences, Administrative boundaries, CanVec, 1 000 000, 5 000 000, 15 000 000, 1;000;000, 5;000;000
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