Landsat Image Mosaic of Canada
Entry ID: Canada_GeoGratis_LandsatImagMos

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Summary
Abstract: A mosaicked image of Canada was created using MrSID 5 x 6 degree tiles
initially generated by Earthsat using circa 1990 Landsat imagery. The
generation of the MRSID files was supported by a scientific data purchase
program funded by NASA's Earth Science Enterprise Program
(http://www.esad.ssc.nasa.gov/).

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Related URL
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 79.0   S: 41.0   E: -46.5   W: -141.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Pacific Forestry Centre
Dataset Title: Landsat Image Mosaic of Canada
Dataset Series Name: Image Mosaic of Canada
Dataset Release Date: 20030905
Dataset Release Place: Victoria, British Columbia
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Canadian Forest Service, Pacific Forestry Centre
Online Resource: ftp://ftp-geogratis.ccrs.nrcan.gc.ca/landsat_7/Canada_mosaic/
Quality You can view this product with a free viewer called ER Viewer (available at
http://www.ermapper.com). This site also has other free software to load this
product into various GIS products. A lower resolution mosaic of Canada is
available in geotiff format at
http://cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/subsite/eosd or
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Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
GeoAccess Division, Canada Centre for Remote Sensing, Geomatics Canada, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://geogratis.cgdi.gc.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: GEOGRATIS CLIENT SERVICES
Fax: +01-613-947-2410
Email: info at GeoGratis.cgdi.gc.ca
Contact Address:
615 Booth Street, Room 650
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E9
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-250-363-0600
Fax: +01-250-363-0775
Email: jdechka at pfc.cfs.nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
506 West Burnside Road
City: Victoria
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V8Z 1M5
Country: Canada
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-04-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-05-13
Future DIF Review Date: 2006-06-18
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