Resource Data Product Catalogue

Alberta Environment and Parks distribute select natural resource and ecological based digital geospatial and non-geospatial data sets.

Product descriptions of available products, and how to request these products, are highlighted in the section below - Resource Product Data Sets.

April 18, 2018 – Data Layer Updates

Please note that the following Land Use data product has been updated:

This data product is available as a fee free download under the Open Government Licence - Alberta.

March 9, 2018 - New Data Product

Please note the revised access to the following Hydrological data product:

This data product is available as a fee free download under the Open Government Licence - Alberta.

March 2, 2018 - Revised Access to Data Product

Please note the revised access to the following Biophysical data product:

This data product is now available as a fee free download under the Open Government Licence - Alberta.

February 28, 2018 - Revised Access to Data Product

Please note the revised access to the following Biophysical data product:

This data product is now available as a fee free download under the Open Government Licence - Alberta.

January 23, 2018 - Revised Access to Data Product

Please note that the following Biophysical data product has been updated:

This data product is now available as a fee free download under the Open Government Licence - Alberta.

January 16, 2018 - Data Layer Updates

Please note that the following Hydrological data product has been updated:

October 13, 2017 - Data Layer Updates

Please note that the following Biophysical data product has been updated:

This data product is available as a fee free download under the Open Government Licence - Alberta.

October 12, 2017 - Data Layer Updates

Please note that the following Forest & Vegetation Inventories data product has been updated:

October 2, 2017 - Revised Access to Data Products

Please note the revised access to the following Biophysical data products:

These data products are now available as a fee free downloads under the Open Government Licence - Alberta.

September 28, 2017 - Data Layer Updates

Please note that the following Land Use product has been updated:

August 24, 2017 - Revised Access to Data Product

Please note the revised access to the following Biophysical data product:

This data product is available as a fee free download under the Open Government Licence - Alberta.

June 1, 2017 - Data Layer Updates

Please note that the following Hydrological data product has been updated:

Note that this dataset replaces the Hydrologic Unit Code Watersheds of Alberta released on April 12, 2016.

HUC 10 Update May 17, 2017 - HUC 10s have been added as a layer that nests inside the HUC 8s. The new layer only covers the eastern slopes but it represents the finest level in the delineation.

May 18, 2017 - Data Layer Updates

Please note that the following Hydrological data product has been updated and new areas and data layers are now available:

April 5, 2017 - Data Layer Updates

Please note that the following Biophysical data product has been updated:

Resource Product Data Sets

Ordering digital resource products

Please review the product descriptions for each resource data product before you place an order. While many of the resource products found in this catalogue are available from Informatics Branch, other products may be distributed through other Alberta Government Ministries, or by third party vendors such as AltaLIS Ltd. You will be directed to the appropriate site for information on how to acquire these products.

Provincial Base - Mapping Data

The distribution of Provincial Base - Mapping Data to the public is provided by AltaLIS Ltd., distributing agent for the Alberta Data Partnerships Ltd. (ADP), formerly Spatial Data Warehouse Ltd. (SDW), on behalf of the Government of Alberta.

Non-Exclusive Mapping Data products are available from AltaLIS Ltd. under the Province of Alberta’s ‘Open Government Licence’.

The Open Government Licence data sets include:

  • 1:20 000 Digital Elevation Model (DEM) Data
  • 1:20 000 Topographic Mapping Data
  • Alberta Township System (ATS) Data
  • Base Features Mapping Data
  • Medium/Small Scale Mapping Data
  • Municipal Boundary Data

Other Exclusive Mapping Data products, not included in the Open Government Licence, are available from AltaLIS Ltd. for purchase and include:

  • Cadastral Mapping Data
  • Titles Mapping Data

For details on how to acquire these products, see:

Additional Resource Products

GeoDiscover Alberta

In addition to this catalogue, many other geospatial data products are offered by other Government of Alberta ministries. GeoDiscover Alberta offers a discovery service to search for geospatial products.

Open Government

Many other geospatial data and related products are offered by other Government of Alberta ministries. The Open Government portal offers a discovery service to search for these products.

Air Photo Products

Air Photo Distribution makes available aerial photographs that have been taken for the provincial government from 1949 to 2012.

To search and order air photo products, see:

Map Products

To search for map products created by Alberta Environment and Parks that are available for direct download under the Open Government Licence - Alberta.

 

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Updated: Apr 18, 2018