Online Tools and Web Mapping Applications

Nova Scotia Wind Atlas

The Nova Scotia Wind Atlas is a project of the Nova Scotia Department of Energy developed in a partnership with the K.C. Irving Chair in Sustainable Development at the University of Moncton and the Applied Geomatics Research Group at the Nova Scotia Community College.

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.

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 .

Sask Interactive Mapping
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Saskatchewan online mapping application …

City of Saint John Map Viewer
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City of Saint John Map Viewer

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.

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.

ATLAS (Administration of the Territorial Land Acts System)
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The ATLAS (Administration of the Territorial Land Acts System) is an interactive web-based mapping service for the Northwest Territories. It includes multiple tools and apps that allow users to upload your own mapping files, print a map or export mapping files or tabular data.