Canadian GPS Validation Networks (GPS Basenets)
Entry ID: Canada_GeoSC_CdnGPSValidatnNtwk

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Summary
Abstract: The need for a "truth" against which to test Global Positioning System (GPS)
accuracy and precision has led to the establishment of 15 GPS validation
network sites across Canada, also known as GPS basenets. Geodetic Survey
Division (GSD) provides precise standard measurements for all GPS validation
networks (GPS basenet) across Canada.

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Related URL
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 84.0   S: 41.5   E: -52.0   W: -141.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geomatics Canada, Geodetic Survey Division
Dataset Title: Canadian GPS Validation Networks (GPS Basenets)
Dataset Release Date: 19880101
Online Resource: http://ess.nrcan.gc.ca/index_e.php
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1988-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints Must provide name, country and email address to download data.
Use Constraints None.
Data Set Progress
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Originating Center
Data Center
Geodetic Survey Division, Geomatics Canada, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ctis.nrcan.gc.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: GEODETIC SURVEY DIVISION INFORMATION SERVICES
Phone: +01-613-995-4410
Fax: +01-613-995-3215
Email: information at geod.nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
615 Booth Street, Room 440
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E9
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-613-996-6897
Fax: +01-613-995-3215
Email: legree at geod.nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
615 Booth Street, Room 440
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E9
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-08-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-30
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-01-18
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