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Nova Scotia GeoData Available

The Province of Nova Scotia provides a service for citizens and government to access the Nova Scotia GeoData Collection.

We are providing public access to provincial geodata as part of a commitment to improve access to information, foster citizen engagement, and enhance transparency and accountability.

The free geodata is organized below by Nova Scotia GeoData Theme. More datasets will be added to different geodata themes over time as more government partners contribute to the Nova Scotia Geospatial Infrastructure. We welcome your feedback.

Other Nova Scotia GeoData Collections

Find other geographic data collections available in Nova Scotia. Datasets are organized by Nova Scotia GeoData Theme. 



Topographic mapping, data/imagery

  • Topographic Base Mapping
  • Aerial Photography
  • Orthophoto Imagery
  • Official Place Names
  • Civic Addressing
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Administrative and political boundaries

  • Community Boundaries for Civic Addressing (General Service Areas)
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Forest Resource Information

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Geoscience Data & Information

Location Theme Icon


Geodetic networks, control points

  • Control survey monument coordinates, control station info, sketches & photos
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Land parcel cadastre, legal descriptions