Topographic tools and data
Topography is the study of the surface of the land. This can be mountains, valleys, rivers and other land features.
Topographic information can be displayed through maps, data, applications and tools.
Use our tools for searching place names, measuring distances. Download elevation and topographic data based on predefined or custom-defined geographic areas and more.
Geospatial applications and tools
Discover open data, maps, applications and more on GEO.ca
Search Natural Resources Canada products by keyword
Find and download our most popular geospatial data
Download elevation and topographic data based on predefined or custom-defined geographic areas
Explore topographic data using tools for measuring, drawing, importing points on a map and more
Services and information
Find application programming interfaces (APIs), to search, discover, asses and access data and products
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Contact us for questions regarding geospatial data, applications, tools and services
Explore all our foundational geospatial data in the GeoBase initiative
Learn about hydrographic networks and explore related data
Access geospatial data and documentation using the File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Explore more than 60 topographic feature classes in the CanVec series
Explore digital elevation models derived from LiDAR data and satellite imagery
Visualize continuous high-resolution elevation data across Canada
Explore georeferenced topographic raster maps in the CanMatrix and CanTopo collections
Topographic paper maps
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