National Scale Frameworks Populated Places, Canada
Entry ID: Canada_GeoGratis_NatlFraPopPlac

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Summary
Abstract: Atlas of Canada National Frameworks data are standardized national coverages of
commonly used geospatial data sets at the 1:1 000 000 scale. A variety of
framework layers (e.g. hydrology, roads, railways, populated places) have been
integrated so that their relative positions are correct. Hydrology (which
includes coastline) is the base layer to which all others are fitted. ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.

Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 82.52   S: 35.94   E: -12.55   W: -172.56

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Canada Centre for Remote Sensing, The Atlas of Canada
Dataset Title: National Scale Frameworks Populated Places, Canada
Dataset Series Name: Atlas Frameworks
Dataset Release Date: 2003
Dataset Release Place: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada
Online Resource: http://geogratis.cgdi.gc.ca/geogratis/en/index.html
ISO Topic Category
Quality All attribute data have been maintained as obtained from the Canadian
Geographical Names Data Base (CGNDB) source.Data were derived from CGNDB
feature names point location data. There are 337258 named point locations
contained in the CGNDB. This selection of 3551 points represents approximately
1% of the total available data. Points were selected ... View entire text
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Licensing information located at http://geogratis.cgdi.gc.ca/e_license.html 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/
Dataset ID: Downloadable Data

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: DIF AUTHOR
Fax: +01-613-947-2410
Email: info at atlas.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Canada
Centre for Remote Sensing, GeoAccess Division, The Atlas of Canada
615 Booth Street, Room 650
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E9
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-04-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-05-13
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-07-09
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