Abstract

This historical map series consists of Forest Cover printable monochrome maps named using the National Topographic System (NTS) map sheet identifier. The Forest Cover maps were created at a scale of 1:100 000. The series is now available as a fee free download in Adobe PDF and Tif formats under the Open Government Licence – Alberta.

Your use of the information will be governed by the terms of the Open Government Licence – Alberta, in force as of the date you accessed the information.

This Forest Cover series was originally produced to display the forest cover in the province, and included;

  • density,
  • height and,
  • species of tree stands

in addition to a broad coverage of access information including;

  • roads,
  • truck trails and,
  • cutlines

These maps are not available as geo-referenced rectified images or GIS-ready data.

Map Coverage

View extent of the coverage of this product:

At this scale 1.0 cm on the map represents 1.0 km on the ground. Each map covers an area of 0.50 degree longitude by 0.50 degree latitude.

Map Series Updates and Samples

This series is not updated and contains a range of publication dates.

View a sample Historical Forest Cover map sheet:

Map Sheet Identifier

The following content is now available from the GeoDiscover Alberta Portal on the PDF Maps tab use keywords or map scale to filter the products available.

NTS Block 73 Maps PDF

  • 73L
  • 73M

NTS Block 73 Maps TIFF

  • 73L
  • 73M

NTS Block 74 Maps PDF

  • 74D
  • 74E
  • 74L
  • 74M

NTS Block 74 Maps TIFF

  • 74D
  • 74E
  • 74L
  • 74M

NTS Block 82 Maps PDF

  • 82O

NTS Block 82 Maps TIFF

  • 82O

NTS Block 83 Maps PDF

  • 83B
  • 83C
  • 83E
  • 83F
  • 83G
  • 83I
  • 83J
  • 83K
  • 83L
  • 83M
  • 83N
  • 83O
  • 83P

NTS Block 83 Maps TIFF

  • 83B
  • 83C
  • 83E
  • 83F
  • 83G
  • 83I
  • 83J
  • 83K
  • 83L
  • 83M
  • 83N
  • 83O
  • 83P

NTS Block 84 Maps PDF

  • 84A
  • 84B
  • 84C
  • 84D
  • 84E
  • 84F
  • 84G
  • 84H
  • 84I
  • 84J
  • 84K
  • 84L
  • 84M
  • 84N
  • 84O
  • 84P

NTS Block 84 Maps TIFF

  • 84A
  • 84B
  • 84C
  • 84D
  • 84E
  • 84F
  • 84G
  • 84H
  • 84I
  • 84J
  • 84K
  • 84L
  • 84M
  • 84N
  • 84O
  • 84P