Update – Convert their GIS shape file to KML

The government of Prince Edward Island provides some data, not quite Open-data, in the form of GIS shape-files, like SHP, SHX and DBF. Some of the data is free and others are provided at a cost and to download any of them requires you give your email. The website is here: http://www.gov.pe.ca/gis/ . If you …

PEI: convert their GIS shape file to KML

The government of Prince Edward Island provides some data, not quite Open-data, in the form of GIS shape-files, like SHP, SHX and DBF. Some of the data is free and others are provided at a cost and to download any of them requires you give your email. The website is here: http://www.gov.pe.ca/gis/ . If you …

Canadian Aboriginal Lands: viewing Aboriginal Lands using Google and Open-Data

1. download the dataset (this is the national data, not provincial) athttp://ftp2.cits.rncan.gc.ca/pub/geobase/official/al_ta/kml_eng/al_ta_ca_kml_eng.kmz 2. log into your Google account and upload the file onto your Google Drive. 3. right-click the file and view it using the KML, KMZ viewer (see photo below).