GIS Data Inventory

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Aboriginal Lands, Federal Electoral Districts, and Canadian Geopolitical Boundaries (various)

Date: various
Creator: Natural Resources Canada
Datum:
Projection:
Scale: various
Access: web
Description:
from source:Aboriginal Lands: Detailed description of Aboriginal Lands including links to Product specifications, complete collection level metadata and other supporting documentation also available. Canadian Geopolitical Boundaries: Detailed description of Geopolitical Boundaries including links to Product specifications, complete collection level metadata and other supporting documentation also available. Federal Electoral Districts: Detailed description of Federal Electoral Districts including links to Product specifications, complete collection level metadata and other supporting documentation also available.
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Indian treaties, Canada (1961)

Date: 1961
Creator: Canada. Dept. of Indian Affairs and Northern Development.
Datum:
Projection: Lambert conformal conic proj.
Scale: 1:8,870,440
Access: Web
Description:
Treaty areas outlined; base map by Dept. of Mines and Technical Surveys.(W 141°--W 52°N 85°--N 41°)
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Map of Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta showing the number of quarter-sections available for homestead entry ... ([1911?])

Date: [1911?]
Creator: Canada. Dept. of the Interior.
Datum:
Projection:
Scale: [1:2,217,600]
Access: Web
Description:
Shows no. of quarter section/twp., boundaries & offices of agencies, surveyed twps., lands where pre-emptions are not applicable.
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Map of Manitoulin and the North Channel 1862-1962 (1962)

Date: 1962
Creator: Turner's Ltd.
Datum:
Projection: Lambert conformal conic proj.
Scale: 1:221,760
Access: Web
Description:
Shows 3 classes of roads, spot hts. & depths, railroads and Indian reservations.
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Map of the Province of Alberta, Canada, showing natural resources (1945)

Date: 1945
Creator: Alberta. Dept. of Lands and Mines. Technical Division
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Projection:
Scale: 1:1,267,200
Access: Web
Description:
Shows resources labelled, forest reserves, roads and railways.
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Official highway map Minnesota (1925-)

Date: 1925-
Creator: Minnesota. Dept. of Transportation.
Datum:
Projection:
Scale: Scales differ.
Access: Web
Description:
Added author: Minnesota. Dept. of Highways. Added author: Minnesota. Dept. of Highways. Planning and Programming Division
Added author: Minnesota. Transportation Planning and programming Division.
Added author: Minnesota. Transportation and Transit Planning and Programming Division.
Years available: 1951
Annual; title & panel title vary.
Col. illus., distance chart, local route maps, index, and text on verso of some sheets.
Published by Dept. of Highways 1925-1964; published by Dept. of Highways, Planning and Programming Division 1965-1970; published by Dept. of Highways, Transportation and Transit Planning and Programming Division 1971-1975; published by Dept. of Highways, Transportation Planning and Programming Division 1976; published by Dept. of Transportation 1977-
Some sheets include distance chart, local route maps, index, and charts.
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Oil and Gas Rights Digital Files ()

Date:
Creator: G Romme
Datum: North American Datum 1927
Projection: Geographic
Scale:
Access: Shapefile
Description:
Digital boundaries for existing exploration licences, significant discovery licences, production licences, former permits, former leases and the Norman Wells Proven Area are available for download. The digital boundaries provided have been generalized and may contain errors. Users should be alert to limitations with respect to resolution. FROM: http://www.aadnc-aandc.gc.ca/eng/1100100036298/1100100036301
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Province of Alberta, Canada resources and development (1958)

Date: 1958
Creator: Alberta. Dept. of Economic Affairs.
Datum:
Projection:
Scale: [1:1,267,000]
Access: Web
Description:
Inset: [location map] 7.7 x 9.2 cm.; timber; mineral areas; coal; pipe lines; oil & gas; parks; roads; airlines; railways.
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Territories and urbanisation in South Africa: atlas and geo-historical information system (DYSTURB) (2009)

Date: 2009
Creator: Frédéric Giraut, Céline Vacchiani-Marcuzzo
Datum:
Projection:
Scale:
Access: CD-ROM [450]
Description:
Interactive digital atlas exploring history of settlements, territories, and the census in South Africa. Includes photographs, scanned maps, detailed accompanying texts, and animations. Shapefiles and spreadsheets containing population data included on CD. Text in French and English.
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Vector Map Level 0 (VMap0) Version 5 (2000)

Date: 2000
Creator: National Geospatial-Intelligence agency (NGA)
Datum: WGS84
Projection:
Scale: Scale 1:1,000,000
Access: Web
Description:
The VMap Level 0 database provides worldwide coverage of vector-based geospatial data which can be viewed at 1:1,000,000 scale. It consists of geographic, attribute, and textual data. The complete database is organized into 10 thematic layers. The top level thematic layers are: Boundaries, elevation, hydrography, industry, physiography, population, transportation, utilities and vegetation. In addition, there are various layers underneath each top level category.
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