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The GeoDiscover Alberta Program, a provincial partnership led by the ministry of Environment and Parks, is an initiative designed to provide quality, authoritative mapping data to citizens.  Alberta's geospatial data is brought together in one searchable catalog and can be viewed with an easy to use online mapping tool. Accessibility of this data to citizens makes it easier to make important decisions and better understand the province of Alberta.

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Mobile Phone options Update: A Mobile Map Viewer is available for iPad, Chrome, and other devices. 

Feature: The Alberta Air Photo Library has photos dating back to the 1920's!

Did You Know?: You can rent Tents at Alberta Parks! Look on this map to find a site close to you.

News: Castle Parks, just south of the Crowsnest Pass, has recently opened with new campsites and trails for you to explore. Find maps and information here.

Feature: Flood hazard mapping delineates flood hazard areas along streams and lakes using design flood levels established as part of flood hazard studies. Find maps of flood regions near you.

Feature: The Groundwater Observation Well Network (GOWN) is an Alberta network of groundwater monitoring wells located in various aquifers throughout the province. Current and historical groundwater level information for the active and inactive wells can be accessed from this map.

Information: Environmental Assessments back to 1973 are posted on Environment and Parks site. Environmental Assessment process allows companies and government decision makers to examine the effects that a proposed project may have on the environment.

News: Family Fishing Weekend July 8-9. Fishing is an easy and enjoyable way for family and friends to connect with some of Alberta’s natural resources – our lakes, rivers, streams and the fish that live in them. See the Fish Stocking Map to help decide where to go.

Did You Know? The Bow Valley Provincial Park has multiple trails and geocaching to add to the fun. Download the map for your summer hike.

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Farming

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  Biota

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Boundaries

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Climate

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Economy

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Elevation

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Environment

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Geology |Soil

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Health

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Imagery | Map

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Military

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Location

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Cadastre

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Society

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Structures

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Transportation

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Utilities

GeoDiscover Alberta works to streamline access to geospatial data, support a holistic geospatial environment, enable innovative solutions and industry best practices by strengthening geospatial networks and communities of practice.

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STRATEGIC FOCUS

Strategy document

 GDA'S WEB MAP

Portal Search and Discover

COMMUNITY OF PRACTICE

Community of Practice links