Earth science

Earth science

Resources related to geology, geomatics, geography, land surface, forestry and vegetation science.

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The materials from which the Earth is made, the history of our planet and its life forms.

Land surface and vegetation

How to assess and predict weather, climate, hydrology, wildlife habitat, ecological status and more.

Natural resource development and infrastructure

Geoscience knowledge that supports investment, land-use and infrastructure development decisions.

Geomatics data

Lands surveys, geodetic reference systems, satellite imagery and spatial data infrastructure.


The Atlas of Canada, topographic information, Canadian geographical names and international boundaries.


Sustainable forest management, boreal forests, forest fires, insects and diseases and more.

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