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Data Layer GraphicTitle: "Canada Water Bodies" (2006)
Description: Canada Water Bodies represents the major fresh water bodies within Canada including lakes/lac, large rivers/fleuve, reservoirs, and bays/baie. The boundaries are based on Statistics Canada data. Canada Water Bodies provides the larger water bodies of Canada with detail appropriate for national, regional, and local levels.
Keywords and Themes: Bays, Inland Waters, Lakes, Reservoirs, Rivers, Water
Filename Prefix: water.sdc
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Mapped Drive Folder: /esri2006/data_maps/canada/data/
Total size of data files: 1.2 MB
Data Type: ESRI SDC data set
Feature Type: Polygon
Coordinate System: GCS_North_American_1983
Datum: NAD83Map Units: Decimal degrees

Spatial Extent: Canada
Source Scale: 1:100,000
Scale Note: Largest scale when displaying the data: 1:100,000.

Created by: DMTI Spatial Inc. Canadian Data Bundle
Released by: ESRI; ESRI International Distributors
Content Date: varies
Published Date: 20061001

Collection Name: ESRI® Data & Maps 2006
Physical Location: Reference GIS Data Cabinet
Call Number: G70.212 .E77 2006
Acquired Date: 20061122
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Record ID: 2600_edm06