Canada’s Open-Data app

City-Wellness Atlas is "Canada's app for open data" "Thanks for letting us know about this app and your new website. We would be happy to include this app in our Apps Gallery", Chief Information Officer Branch, Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat / Government of Canada "Yes, I am ready to announce the app but please help …

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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).