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Topics: Environment Tags: geographic data GIS

Views: 234
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November 1, 2018

Description

The Base Watersheds is a collection of four (4) integrated geospatial datasets intended to represent hydrologically corrected Digital Elevation Model (DEM), Strahler Order coded simplified hydrography and watersheds, and hydrocoded routes at a scale of 1:20 000. The four (4) datasets include:...


Views: 480
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June 1, 2018

Description

Alberta Satellite Land Cover (ASLC) raster is produced for Government of Alberta and is available to the general public. The ASLC Mosaic is a land cover dataset for the province of Alberta. It is a set of individual projects completed in the last decade for wildfire historical burns and various...


Views: 91
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April 16, 2018

Description

The Peat Application Area dataset depicts available land which may contain peat resources, and the requirement of a peat application in Alberta. Areas where peat exploration is not allowed due to environmental concerns such as the presence of waterbodies and rivers, trumpeter swan lakes, parks...


Views: 350
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December 31, 2015

Description

The Primary Land and Vegetation Inventory (PLVI) is a photo-based digital inventory developed to identify the type, extent and conditions of vegetation in the forested and parkland areas of the province of Alberta. This includes portions of both the Green and White areas of the process. It will...


Views: 168
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May 2, 2013

Description

The Alberta Ground Cover Classification Mosaic is a land cover dataset for the province of Alberta. It is a composite of the Alberta Ground Cover Classification (AGCC) created by Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development for the green areas of the province and the Land Cover for...


Views: 191
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March 11, 2013

Description

Physical Land Classification (PLC) is a mapping system that was designed to describe the landscape in terms of landform, soils, drainage and slope. It is a hierarchical system that captures physiographic information. The objective of the PLC mapping program is to delineate relatively...


Views: 88
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October 31, 2011

Description

The Lotic Riparian - Digital Elevation Model (DEM) Derived dataset provides potential riparian areas associated with lotic features (streams and rivers) using the hydrologically corrected provincial digital elevation model as a base. Riparian areas consist of the lands adjacent to streams,...


Views: 61
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October 31, 2011

Description

Lotic Riparian - Strahler Order Derived identifies potential riparian features. This data was intended as a way to use the buffered Strahler order streams dataset as an aspatial input into the Alberta Environment and Parks A Landscape Cumulative Effects Simulator (ALCES). This dataset is not...


Views: 310
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July 1, 2011

Description

The Canada Land Inventory (CLI), being a national comprehensive survey of the capability and use of land, was designed to provide a basis for planning the use of resources and land, and to encourage use of this information in land development planning at municipal, provincial and federal levels...


Views: 187
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December 31, 2008

Description

The Alberta ArcHydro Phase 2 Data was developed to support the delineation of catchment areas in the province of Alberta. It was generated using a DEM which had the Base Stream and Flow Representation (Single Line Hydrography Network) burned (excavated) into it. The data is divided into...