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5 Metre Orthorectified IRS Satellite Imagery
Entry ID: Canada_RGI_5morthoSatellite


Summary
Abstract: Coverage:
Data is available for most of Canada below 68 N

Format:
- geolocated TIFF

Canada:
- Custom polygons and 10km corridors
- 1:50,000 NTS map sheet
- Quad (equivalent to 1/8 1:50,000 map sheet or 7.5 x 7.5 minutes)

British Columbia:
- Custom polygons and 10km corridors
- 1:20,000 TRIM map sheet

Alberta, Saskatchewan and Southwest Manitoba:
- Custom polygons and 10km corridors
- TownshipTo provide cost effective alternatives to airphotos for
frequent updates of access and hydrography vectors, seismic and pipe lines, cut
blocks, land use, and much more.
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Related URL
Link: View Related Information


Link: View Related Information
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.

Geographic Coverage
 N: 68.0 S: 42.0  E: -54.0  W: -141.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: PhotoSat Information Ltd.
Dataset Title: 5 Metre Orthorectified IRS Satellite Imagery
Dataset Release Place: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: RGI - Resource GIS and Imaging Ltd.
Online Resource: http://www.photosat.ca/index.html


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-09-01


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > ALBERTA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > BRITISH COLUMBIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > MANITOBA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NEW BRUNSWICK
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NORTHWEST TERRITORIES
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NOVA SCOTIA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > NUNAVUT
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > ONTARIO
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > QUEBEC
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > SASKATCHEWAN
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > MID-LATITUDE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > NORTHERN HEMISPHERE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > WESTERN HEMISPHERE
VERTICAL LOCATION > LAND SURFACE


Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE >FOREST SCIENCE    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >INFRASTRUCTURE >PIPELINES    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >INFRASTRUCTURE >TRANSPORTATION    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >EROSION/SEDIMENTATION    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >LAND USE/LAND COVER >LAND USE/LAND COVER CLASSIFICATION    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >LAND USE/LAND COVER >LAND RESOURCES    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >LANDSCAPE    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >EARTH GASES/LIQUIDS >PETROLEUM    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >EARTH GASES/LIQUIDS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
FARMING
ECONOMY


Access Constraints
None


Use Constraints
In accordance with licensing agreement.


Keywords
GCMD
Coastal Resources
IRS SATELLITE
Petroleum Exploration
Road Classification
Roads
Streams


Data Set Progress
IN WORK


Data Center
PhotoSat Information Ltd.    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.photosat.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: HELEN MCLAUGHLIN
Phone: +01-604-681-9770
Fax: +01-604-681-9790
Email: helen at photosat.ca
Contact Address:
Suite 1710, 1050 W Pender Street
City: Suite 1710, 1050 W Pender Street
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V6E 3S7
Country: Canada



Distribution
Fees: Please consult distributor or organization's web site.


Personnel
HELEN MCLAUGHLIN
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-604-681-9770
Fax: +01-604-681-9790
Email: helen at photosat.ca
Contact Address:
Suite 1710, 1050 W Pender Street
City: Suite 1710, 1050 W Pender Street
Province or State: British Columbia
Postal Code: V6E 3S7
Country: Canada


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-10-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-12-06
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-02-01



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