1:2 000 000 Raster Base Maps

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Published by the Ministry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development - GeoBC
Licensed under Access Only

1:2,000,000 scale raster map derived from provincial sources. The roads and place names are from 2006 and are updated annually whereas other detail is from the 1980s and is static. A 100 metre pixel size is used for the map detail which is presented against a shaded relief, grayscale background derived from a 200 metre elevation grid. The mapsheet is produced in the BC Albers projection.

Data and Resources

Dataset Extent

Latitude: 48.0° to 60.0°
Longitude: -139.5° to -113.5°

Additional Information


To meet client needs for a suite of cartopgraphic raster base maps that are content rich and easy to understand and to ensure that these maps are suitable for a wide variety of web-based applications as well as field-based applications.

Data Quality
Lineage Statement

Contact Information

NameGeoBC Inquiries (pointOfContact)
OrganizationMinistry of Forests, Lands, Natural Resource Operations and Rural Development

Access & Security

Who can view this dataset? Public
Who can download this dataset?Public

Metadata Information

Record Published 2014-12-15
Record Last Modified 2019-04-04
Resource Status completed


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