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Prairie Farm Rehabilitation Administration (PFRA) Generalized Lancover - Alberta and British Columbia, Canada


Original Data Basin Creation Date
2010-07-09 14:42:22
Original Data Basin Modified Date
2010-07-09 14:45:32


This dataset contains generalized landcover data for the Prairie Farm Rehabilitation Administration (PFRA) agricultural extent of Alberta and British Columbia. This dataset was subset into two shapefiles. The other half of this dataset covers PFRA agricultural areas of Manitoba and Saskatchewan. The Landcover Generalization process was undertaken to solve rendering problems of the original vectorized landcover data due to its unwieldy/overwhelming size. LANDSAT 7 imagery used in the process was collected during the WGTPP. This landcover imagery has a 30 meter resolution and is stored in over 1,100 vectorized 1:50,000 map sheet tiles. The data requires over seven gigabytes of disc space. If the user wishes to view a specific area, [...]


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James Ashton, PFRA GIS Unit
Harvested on Fri May 23 09:42:32 MDT 2014 from Data Basin Service

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UniqueKey Data Basin 75d25a4836274de08848ac762333887f

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