Canada Land Inventory - Land Capability for Agriculture
Entry ID: CANEMRCCRSLCA

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Summary
Abstract: The agriculture map illustrates the varying potential of a specific area for
agricultural production.

Classes of land capability for agriculture are based on mineral soils grouped
according to their potential and limitations for agricultural use. The classes
indicate the degree of limitation imposed by the soil in its use for mechanized
agriculture. The subclasses indicate the kinds of ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 60.0   S: 42.0   E: -52.0   W: -128.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, National Archives of Canada, Visual and Sound Archives Division
Dataset Title: Canada Land Inventory - Land Capability for Agriculture
Dataset Series Name: Soil Capability Classification for Agriculture
Dataset Release Place: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada, National Archives of Canada, Visual and Sound Archives Division
Online Resource: http://geogratis.cgdi.gc.ca/CLI/index_agriculture.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1968-01-01
Stop Date: 1990-09-12
Access Constraints None
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
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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
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Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
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
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-06-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-12-29
Future DIF Review Date: 2006-06-17
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