CanMap Water

CanMap Water produced by DMTI, contains detailed coverage of water features across Canada. It is produced from a combination of National Topographic Data Base (NTDB) 1:50,000 and 1:250,000 scale hydrographic mapping data. Nationwide features include: lakes, rivers, navigable canals, intermittent water layer, major water polygons, major water polygons plit from adjoining lakes, hydrographic label points, disappearing streaams, and navigational hazards. It is recommended to use this with the dataset with Canada Base Map (DMTI).

CanMap Water Sample - Lake Manicouagan Reservoir


Title CanMap Water
Author DMTI
Date 2010-2014
Coverage Canada wide
Language English
Format ESRI Shape {.shp} and MapInfo {.tab}
Projection Geographic
Datum NAD83
User Agreement DMTI End User Agreement
Documentation The CanMap Water Version User Manual contains a detailed description of the data. A copy is available upon request - e-mail link: schulich.library [at] (Schulich Library)
Access Members of the McGill Community can obtain copies of the data by filling out the Geospatial Data Request Form. Please indicate the desired provinces and/or territories.
Citation DMTI Spatial Inc.[computer file]. CanMap Water. Markham: DMTI Spatial Inc., year.


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