Base Maps

 

Base maps are available in paper and raster formats.

To order, please note the name and product number. Choose the format by clicking on one of the buttons that appear under the product. For the paper products, a list of distributors will come up so you can choose the distributor of your choice.

 

Table of Contents

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World

  • The World (4 colors)
    [MCR 0046] [scale 1:35 000 000]
    Cost $ 12.95 Cost $ 75.00

  • The World (4 colors, laminated)
    [MCR 0046LAM] [scale 1:35 000 000]
  • Cost $ 22.95

    The World shows international boundaries on February 1, 1993 and gives status (sovereign state or dependency) for all countries. The map also has a guide to aid users in finding new names for places, countries and features, since wherever possible, names on the map are the locally-used forms. All populated places are classified by population size. Other features include a table giving air distances between major cities, and a table listing two-letter abbreviations for selected countries. Update of the 1974 edition.

  • North Circumpolar Region
    [MCR 0001] [scale 1:10 000 000]
  • Cost $ 9.75 Cost $ 75.00

The North Circumpolar Region map provides a comprehensive view of the area of Canada and the World situated between 55ºN latitude and the North Pole.

Special features include:

  • all federal, provincial and territorial boundaries for Canada including the Nunavut proposed boundary as well as the international boundaries of neighbouring countries.
  • major road and rail transportation networks.
  • hydrography and ice cover.
  • a selection of populated places along with administrative, provincial and national capitals.
  • offshore features such as ocean bathymetry the international date line, Canada's exclusive fishing zone.
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North America

  • North America (flat)
    [MCR 0031] [scale 1:10 000 000]
  • Cost $ 9.95 Cost $ 75.00

  • North America (folded)
    [MCR 0031] [scale 1:10 000 000]
  • Cost $ 7.95

    North America provides a comprehensive view of North America to 1995. Its special features include all federal, provincial and state boundaries for Canada, the United States and Mexico ; major road and rail transportation networks; and offshore features such as ocean bathymetry and Canada's exclusive fishing zone. There is also a distance chart for major cities also giving their population and time zones, an inset map showing physiography and on the folded version of the maps, a gazetteer listing all 2400 populated places shown on the map. This map is offered in two versions: a flat copy on semi-gloss paper and a folded copy on heavy map paper. The map is an update of the 1971 edition . To order quote MCR 0031 (also available in French as MCR 0031F).

    The North America map is also available in digital form suitable for Geographic Information System (GIS) applications, electronic publishing and customized digital products. Information on this digital data.

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Canada

  • Canada coverage--74 maps; (5 colors)
    (serie IMW) (list available on request)
    [scale 1:1 000 000]
  • Cost $ 8.20

  • Canada
    [MCR 0100] [scale 1:6 000 000]
  • Cost $ 9.95 Cost $ 75.00

    The map of Canada portrays our landmass using a vertical near-side perspective projection on glossy paper. One centimetre on the map represents 60 kilometres on the ground.

    The map of Canada provides a comprehensive view of the country to 1997. Names that appear on the map are the locally-used forms. The map's special features include:

    • federal, provincial and territorial boundaries for Canada including the proposed Nunavut boundary.
    • hydrography.
    • polar ice extent.
    • National Parks and Canadian World Heritage sites.
    • major road and rail transportation networks.
    • offshore features; ocean bathymetry and Canada's exclusive fishing zone.
    • a distance chart for major cities, their population and time zones.
    • four inset maps are included for Montréal (1:700 000), Ottawa - Hull (1:700 000), Toronto (1:1 000 000), and Vancouver (1:1 000 000).

  • Canada (shaded relief, glaciers, national parks, 7 colors)
    [MCR 0125][scale 1:5 000 000]
  • Cost $ 14.25 Cost $ 75.00

  • Canada (shaded relief, glaciers, national parks; 7 colors; laminated; bilingual)
    [MCR 0125K] [scale 1:5 000 000] 
  • Cost $ 29.95

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The Regions

The Regional Base map series includes:

all federal, provincial and territorial boundaries as well as the international boundaries, major road and rail transportation networks, hydrography and ice cover, a selection of populated places along with administrative, provincial and national capitals.

  • Atlantic Provinces (5 colors)
    (Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island)
    [MCR 0077]
    [scale 1:2 000 000]
  • Cost $ 8.65 Cost $ 75.00

  • British Columbia (6 colors)
    [MCR 0003]
    [scale 1:2 000 000]
  • Cost $ 8.65 Cost $ 75.00

  • Northwest Territories and Yukon (5 colors)
    [MCR 0036]
    [scale 1:4 000 000]
  • Cost $ 8.65 Cost $ 75.00

  • Ontario (5 colors)
    [MCR 0039]
    [scale : 1:2 000 000]
  • Cost $ 8.65 Cost $ 75.00

  • Prairie Provinces (6 colors)
    (Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Alberta)
    [MCR 0027]
    [scale 1:2 000 000]
  • Cost $ 8.65 Cost $ 75.00

  • Quebec (6 colors)
    [MCR 0042]
    [scale 1:2 000 000]
  • Cost $ 8.65 Cost $ 75.00

  • Yukon Territory/Territoire du Yukon (4 colors)
    [MCR 0025]
    [scale 1:1 000 000]
  • Cost $ 8.65 Cost $ 75.00

  • Yukon and Northwest Territories (East Half) (5 colors)
    [MCR 0134]
    [scale 1:2 000 000]
  • Cost $ 8.65 Cost $ 75.00

  • Yukon and Northwest Territories (West Half) (5 colors)
    [MCR 0135]
    [scale 1:2 000 000]
  • Cost $ 8.65 Cost $ 75.00
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