Atlas of Canada 1,000,000 National Frameworks Data - Political Boundaries

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Published by the Government of Canada - Natural Resources Canada
Licensed under Access Only

1:1million Political Boundaries from the Natural Resources Canada GeoGratis portal provided by the Earth Sciences Sector

Data and Resources

Dataset Extent

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

Additional Information

Purpose

(Intended Use) The Atlas of Canada 1,000,000 National Frameworks Data are a set of integrated base map layers which form the Atlas of Canada National Frameworks Data collection. These data have been compiled at a scale of 1:1 000 000 with the primary goal being to indicate correct relative positioning with other frameworks layers rather than absolute positional accuracy.

Contact Information

NameGeoGratis Web Services (pointOfContact)
EmailNRCan.geogratis-geogratis.RNCan@canada.ca
OrganizationGovernment of Canada
Sub-OrganizationNatural Resources Canada
NameStephen Sutherland (pointOfContact)
EmailStephen.Sutherland@gov.bc.ca
OrganizationGovernment of Canada
Sub-OrganizationNatural Resources Canada

Access & Security

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

Metadata Information

Record Published 2014-12-15
Record Last Modified 2017-04-12
Resource Status completed

Object Description

Object Name: WHSE_LEGAL_ADMIN_BOUNDARIES.DRP_POLITICAL_BOUNDARIES_1M_SP

Short Name: DRP_POL_BN

Column Name Short Name Data Type Data Precision Comments
POLITICAL_BOUNDARY_ID PL_BND_ID NUMBER 38 POLITICAL BOUNDARY ID is the surrogate primary key
POLITICAL_BOUNDARY_NAME PL_BND_NM VARCHAR2 80 POLITICAL BOUNDARY NAME contains the name of a province or territory of Canada e.g. British Columbia.
GEOMETRY GEOMETRY SDO_GEOMETRY 1 GEOMETRY is the column used to reference the spatial coordinates defining the feature.
OBJECTID OBJECTID NUMBER 38 OBJECTID is a required attribute of feature classes and object classes in a geodatabase.
SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA BLOB 4000 SE_ANNO_CAD_DATA is a binary column used by spatial tools to store annotation, curve features and CAD data when using the SDO_GEOMETRY storage data type.
FEATURE_AREA_SQM NUMBER 19 FEATURE_AREA_SQM is the system calculated area of a two-dimensional polygon in square meters
FEATURE_LENGTH_M NUMBER 19 FEATURE_LENGTH_M is the system calculated length or perimeter of a geometry in meters