The University of Calgary GIS Data site includes online digital orthophotos of Calgary and other local areas. The site also provides descriptions and ordering information for other maps. In addition, the site provides links to related sites.
Produced by the Royal Canadian Geographical Society, an interactive atlas of Canada. It is based on the print title produced by the Royal Society. Users can explore several atlas layers for the entire country, and print maps created. Also includes interactive children's atlas and geographic explorer.
This site provides daily forest fire maps, graphs, and archived reports as well as forest fire research, facts, publications, and links.
Interactive maps of Canada which can be altered, viewed, and printed according to user specifications.
Find out information about a specific place in Canada by typing in a geographical name or typing in the latitude and longitude. Information about a geographic name includes location of the place in terms of province and/or territory, feature type (e.g. city ; bay), location in terms of city or town, and latitude and longitude. Maps that show the location of a place can be obtained as well.
This site uses the FireM3 system to identify fire hotspots as well as monitor daily forest fire activity in Canada.
This site offers free geospatial data from Natural Resources Canada. Many collections are available including raster, vector and ground point control. Collections are at national as well as regional and local data including topographic, vegetation, soils, etc. Most data are in zip format and must be unzipped. Each comes with a metadata file in txt format.
Links to general information about the Geological Survey of Canada, libraries, and educational resources are available on this site. Detailed definitions of North Magnetic Pole and magnetic declination are included.
GEOSCAN is a bibliographic database containing more than 40,000 records covering all the publications of the Geological Survey of Canada.
This site provides access to many Canadian maps, as well as general information and teaching resources.
Provides geological maps of Ontario including a Geophysical Atlas of Ontario.
This site provides links to a wide variety of Canadian cartographic resources, including those of Federal & Provincial Government Agencies.