Flood Disasters in Canada
Entry ID: Canada_GSC_FloodDisastersCdn

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Summary
Abstract: This database contains summary information on 168 Canadian flood disasters that
occurred between 1900 and June 1997. The database is not, by any means, a
complete list of flood events in Canada since the vast majority of the floods
did not cause disasters. All mentions of damage costs have not been corrected
for inflation. The database also is biased towards the more densely populated
areas of ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 84.0   S: 42.0   E: -52.0   W: -141.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada, Terrain Sciences Division
Dataset Title: Flood Disasters in Canada
Dataset Release Place: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada, Terrain Sciences Division
Online Resource: http://sts.gsc.nrcan.gc.ca/clf/geoserv_floods.asp
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1900-01-01
Stop Date: 1997-06-30
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Crown copyright
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Terrain Sciences Division,Geological Survey of Canada-Atlantic, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://gsc.nrcan.gc.ca/hydrogeo/orm/index_e.php

Data Center Personnel
Name: GREG BROOKS
Phone: +01-613-996-4548
Fax: +01-613-992-0190
Email: gbrooks at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada,
Geological Survey of Canada, Terrain Sciences Division
601 Booth Street
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E8
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-613-992-4917
Fax: +01-613-992-0190
Email: dlemieux at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
601 Booth Street, Room 362
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E8
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-07-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-04-05
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-08-10
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