Online Tools and Web Mapping Applications

SIGÉOM Interactive Map
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SIGÉOM is a unique spatial reference geomining information system.

It contains the entire Québec geoscientific database collected over the past 150 years. Every year, it grows richer with additional data coming from geological mapping surveys, prospection and exploration activities undertaken by the Ministry, mining companies and universities

Nunavut Map Viewer
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The Nunavut Map Viewer is the web mapping application that displays the mineral tenure spatial data that is maintained by Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada (INAC) as well as several datasets .

NWT Centre for Geomatics

NWT Centre for Geomatics provides custom maps, geospatial data creation, analysis and maintenance, data centralization, geospatial web applications, earth observation and software management.

Mi’kmaw Place Names Atlas
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The Mi’kmaw Place Names atlas includes an online interactive map with more than 700 place names derived from approximately 1500 names collected throughout Nova Scotia from interviews with Mi’kmaw Elders and others.

It includes pronunciation, translations, etymology, and other features, such as photos and videos of some of the interviews. The user has the ability to customize the map by selecting various GIS layers including hydrology, terrain elevation, historical maps of Nova Scotia and much more.

Canadian COVID-19 Situational Awareness Dashboard
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The COVID-19 Situational Awareness Dashboard provides up to date details on the  COVID-19 pandemic in Canada.

Sask Interactive Mapping
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Saskatchewan online mapping application …

Yellowknife City Explorer
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CityExplorer is  the City of Yellowknife’s online interactive map tool. With it you can find locations, features and addresses within the city quickly and easily.

It provides the ability to create your own custom maps based on the area you are interested in, the level of detail you want, and even how you want your map to look.

You can then save or print your map as PDF for future reference or send a link of your map to a friend!

Saint John historic map viewer
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1967 is a very significant date in Saint John’s history. It was the year that the City of Saint John was amalgamated with the neighboring City of Lancaster, Parish of Lancaster and Parish of Simonds.

As a result of amalgamation, the City’s area grew from 54km2 to 366km2.

Sliding the center bar left and right will allow you to see how much the City has changed since 1967.