This map presents a current view of nonenergy mineral resources in the. Alberta map, map of alberta,alberta province map,alberta road. We have also added municipal regional district areas, as well as more. In 2008, he started researching the entire backroad mapbook series, save for quebec books. For a presumably unlimited time, the united states of america also has cartographic boundary shapefiles that include all states plus guam, puerto rico, the us virgin islands, and the commonwealth of the northern mariana islands. Get industryleading central alberta topographic maps and outdoor recreation information, including campsites, rv parks, hunting management zones and more. Aboriginal buffalo hunting on the northern plains, is a vivid read and superb foundation for anyone following the buffalo trail. The detailed road map represents one of many map types and styles available. Backroads mapbook central alberta backroads mapbook. Source of figures contained in this manual is esri s understanding map projections book. This map shows cities, towns, rivers, lakes, transcanada highway, major highways, secondary roads, winter roads, railways and national parks in alberta. Eastern alberta is a region of central alberta, canada. Arcgis storymaps has everything you need to create remarkable stories that give your maps meaning. May 01, 2016 hi ramon, like dan said, there are quite a bit.
Central alberta backroad mapbook backroad mapbooks. It had a population of 3,645,257 in 2011, making it the most populous of canadas three prairie provinces. This map shows cities, towns, highways, main roads, secondary roads, rivers, lakes, national parks and provincial parks in alberta. Gas data including gas plants, refineries and well disposal sites. Provides up to the minute traffic and transit information for alberta. As always, we spent countless hours updating the book. If you click on the view button next to each one, it gives you more details, like the ellipsoid model. Printable black and white map of alberta yellowmaps. Plus, the wilderness will distract you so hard you might forget to take a photo. Map of central alberta, canada,you have found the webgate for alberta roadmap with links to other regional alberta maps. If shapefiles exist, they will be in the zip file listed on the page.
Discover 56 hidden attractions, cool sights, and unusual things to do in alberta from bankhead ghost town to northern rockies museum of culture and heritage. Some of these maps are sourced from an alberta environment study to inventory previously identified, potential water storage sites and diversion systems in the province, as part of the provincial water for life strategy. All about alberta hosted by canadian web hosting company and operated by internet marketing company. Alberta environment and parks alberta river basins interactive gis for flood alerting, advisories, reporting and water management content. These zipped shapefiles allow gis technicians to explore particular elements of a region or proposed area at a detailed level using specialized software. From the mountains to the grass sea, the region shines as the destination for hiking and horse riding. Resources are available for professionals, educators, and students. This report summarizes our investigations into central alberta earthquakes after two.
Diva gis is a free computer program for mapping and geographic data analysis a geographic information system gis. Welcome to the third edition of the backroad mapbook for central alberta. Spatial layers in the above maps may also be available as environmental systems research institute shapefiles to support detailed analysis and custom mapping. Central alberta backcountry maps backroad mapbooks. Alberta and its neighbour, saskatchewan, were established as provinces on september 1, 1905. This report presents 3d mapping and modelling methods at geological survey organizations across provincial, territorial, state, and federal levels around the world. Trent ernst has been researching and writing the bc and alberta backroad mapbooks for the better part of the last decade. Alberta roads and alberta highways are very good compared to the rest of the world. Backroad mapbooks backcountry maps central alberta 4th edition. Cover image courtesy of athabasca university press. He and his wife, chris woolwinemoen, produced thousands of awardwinning maps that are used all over the world and content that aids students, teachers, travelers and parents with their geography and map questions.
Covering the central region of the province of alberta, including the cities of red deer and edmonton, this book is your ultimate guide to camping, hiking, fishing, atving, hunting, snowmobiling, paddling and industry resource sites in this spectacular region. Beginning in 2002, most maps also have their data available in gis shapefile format. Table of contents 70 wildland fire potential for the conterminous united states 72 large wildfire probability modelingoregon natural resourcesmining and earth sciences 74 mapping earthen berms in the meadowlands 75 arctic ocean wall map 78 geology of the alberta rocky mountains and foothills 80alaska and yukon territory mineral and. Alberta rural municipality maps map resources library at. I am pleased that the esri map book again includes the work of university students taking on such tasks as analyzing. Shapefiles of canada, the united states, and the world. What sets this book apart from the rest of the other guidebooks is not only the highly detailed maps, but also the writeups on all the outdoor activities in central alberta.
Central alberta backroad mapbook by mussio the central alberta backroad mapbook is an explorers guide providing a wealth of maps and recreation information for this uncrowded area. Using arcmap and arcgis online, you will work with gis maps, explore data, and analyze maps and data as you learn fundamental concepts that underlie gis technology. Alberta map news and information about alberta map. Plan your trip and get the fastest route taking into account current traffic conditions. View the real time traffic map with travel times, traffic accident details, traffic cameras and other road conditions. Trent has an uncanny knack for digging up often unheard of trails and places to explore. Gis is a scientific framework for gathering, analyzing, and visualizing geographic data to help us make better decisions. This course introduces gis concepts and arcgis tools used to visualize realworld features, discover patterns, and communicate information. Geological atlas of the western canada sedimentary basin. The pdf book version of backroad mapbooks recreation guidebooks include everything you will find in the printed mapbook.
Alberta s sawtoothed rocky mountains and shimmering prairies are laden with allstar resorts, luxurious spas and awardwinning restaurants. Use this web application to get information on river flow, level, precipitation, and other water related data sets in near realtime. Official mapquest maps, driving directions, live traffic. With diva gis you can make maps of the world, or of a very small area, using, for example, state boundaries, rivers, a satellite image. There are many different types of lakes in alberta, from glacial lakes in the canadian rockies to small shallow lakes in the prairies, brown water lakes in the northern boreal forest and muskeg, kettle holes and large lakes with sandy beaches and clear water in. Find maps and resources to determine if a parcel is within the agricultural land reserve alr boundary. Thanks to its large area and diverse topography, central alberta is home to many species of wildlife.
Rocky mountain house is a town in west central alberta, canada located approximately 77 km west of the city of red deer at the confluence of the clearwater and north saskatchewan rivers, and at the crossroads of highway 22 and highway 11. The pdf file for each mapsheet is created from georeferenced digital data and is an image of the map. Large detailed map of alberta with cities and towns. This alberta map links to alberta hotels and motels of alberta. Alberta map related links alberta map the latest news about alberta map and other alberta map information. Tracking mapsdata 2019 novel coronavirus covid19 library. Backroad mapbooks alberta gps maps, including hiking. In central alberta, you can go big or you can go downhome. It comes in a digital file that can be read on any pdf reader or e book that supports colour pdf documents. Esri, here, garmin, fao, noaa, usgs, epa, aafc, nrcan. The site he posted gives you quite a few systems you can use when you type in honduras. Gis in ecology is sponsored by the alberta cooperative conservation research unit. With diva gis you can make maps of the world, or of a very small area, using, for example, state boundaries, rivers, a satellite image, and the locations of sites where an animal species was observed.
Alberta environment and parks alberta river basins flood. Covering the heart of bcs interior, including the cities of kamloops, kelowna, merritt and penticton, this mapbook is your ultimate guide to camping, hiking, fishing, atving, snowmobiling, hunting, crosscountry skiing, paddling and more in this incredible region. The latest edition of our central alberta backroad mapbook contains 69 maps at 1. After all, central alberta is loaded with many of the best features of alberta. Geodiscover alberta is a catalogue of geospatial, geomatics and geographic data for the province of alberta. Use the buttons under the map to switch to different map types provided by maphill itself. This map presents a current view of nonenergy mineral resources in the province and the extents of prospective areas for the exploration of undiscovered resources. Alberta forest areas map 2018, forest areas map, alberta forest areas map, forest area created date. Participate in the international celebration of geographic information systems gis technology. As a bonus, if you download both in the next 30 minutes, there are also free boundaries for the worlds countries at. Spatial analysis is the backbone of gis geographical information systems technologies, which lies at the core of all work done within the sphere of geospatial statistics within the government of alberta.
So, reach beyond your borders and let alberta take care of the rest. Our goal is to inspire you to play outside and help you experience your adventure so that you can discover the food, people and natural beauty of the region. Gis can do is to use it, so buy this book and get started making your own maps. Explorers will find the maps extremely useful in finding new areas.
It completely surrounds the edmonton capital region and contains the central part of the heavily populated calgaryedmonton corridor. Maps and shapefiles used during regional planning and decisionmaking are collected from a variety of government sources such as the government of alberta s oil sands information portal or state of the environment and partners many of which are identified on this site as interactive spatial tools. Travel alberta central regions, canada maps adventure. Reporting map service errors geonet, the esri community. Harness the power of maps to tell stories that matter. Gis portals map resources library at university of calgary. Official mapquest website, find driving directions, maps, live traffic updates and road conditions. Advice on fishing locations, hunting, paddling, skiing and snowmobiling can be found in the reference section. This backroad mapbook is a comprehensive outdoor recreation guide and atlas for the central area of alberta, an area of the province with extensive wilderness. Find out which maps made it to the 2019 esri canada map calendar and the.
You can save it as an image by clicking on the canadian map to access the original alberta printable map file. C23, red deer yes, 1967, 1974, 1980, 1984, 1993, 2006, 2012. Esri map book volume 34, illustrates how spatial thinking is helping professionals from many. Albertas small towns are total charmers, with historic main streets, antiquing, farmers markets and local festivals. These parks protect millions of years of history, rare wildlife and the kind of unreal nature that you have to see with your own eyes to believe. You can return your books to the exterior book drop on the east side of the tfdl. From the lush forests of manning provincial park to the sparkling waters of okanagan lake, the arid desert landscape around. The detailed alberta map on this page shows the provinces major roads, railroads, and population centers, including the alberta capital city of edmonton, as well as lakes, rivers, and national parks.
Explore central alberta is part of pursuit adventures, a locally owned and operated company based in red deer, alberta. This recreation topographic mapbook of central alberta highlights all the logging and resource roads, hunting areas, fishing lakes and streams, campgrounds, backcountry campsites, paddling routes for canoeing and kayaking, wildlife viewing areas, motorized trails for atving and snowmobiling, multiuse trails for hiking, mountain biking. Metallic and industrial minerals in alberta concentrations of. Central alberta is bordered by the canadian rockies in the west, southern alberta and the calgary region to the south, saskatchewan to the east and northern alberta to the north. This is a list of lakes in alberta, canada most of alberta s lakes were formed during the last glaciation, about 12,000 years ago.
For detailed and uptodate information check alberta government municipal affairs profiles web. To learn more about spatial analysis within this socioeconomic environment, please check out this arcgis online story map. Here in alberta, the limits to what you can discover in alberta s rocky mountain playground are set solely by your imagination. Backroad mapbooks are canadas bestselling outdoor recreation guidebooks for good reason. To download the shapefiles for a map, click on the map s title to view the abstract. John moen is a cartographer who along with his wife are the orignal founders of worldatlas. In the latest edition of our central alberta backroad mapbook you will find over 70 detailed listings of snowmobile trails and areas, including snowmobiling areas around cold lake, grand cache, red deer and more. The original source of this printable black and white map of alberta is.1524 184 204 993 622 732 660 1104 935 976 173 256 661 740 498 1415 766 1 661 1404 581 1538 490 417 1219 70 256 1302 316 1535 171 1210 458 1464 485 973 646 263 385 723