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Topics: Environment Tags: geographic data

Views: 203
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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: 423
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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: 4914
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May 24, 2018

Description

This cartographic quality series of 1: 250 000 scale colour maps covers the provincial extent of Alberta and is comprised of 50 maps that are individually named using the National Topographic System (NTS) map sheet identifier. These maps display the Alberta Township System (ATS), contours (50m...


Views: 89
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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: 69
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April 1, 2016

Description

This historical map series consists of hydrographic survey - bathymetric printed monochrome maps of select lakes and reservoirs within Alberta. This product can be viewed on a computer, printed or be plotted in part or in whole. All available maps are provided in Adobe PDF format within a...


Views: 265
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January 21, 2016

Description

This cartographic quality series of 1:50 000 scale monochrome maps cover the provincial extent of Alberta comprised of 764 maps that are individually named using the National Topographic System (NTS) map sheet identifier. These maps display the Alberta Township System (ATS), hydrographic...


Views: 307
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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: 155
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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: 168
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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: 83
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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,...