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New Provincial LiDAR available

Central, Western and South West Nova Scotia including the Minas Basin and Sable Island LiDAR data October 29, 2020

The Province is releasing new LiDAR data that covers the majority of Central, Western and South West Nova Scotia including the Minas Basin and Sable Island. This LiDAR data includes LAZ point cloud data and various LiDAR derived products.

Check out DataLocator - Elevation Explorer to view the current coverage of our LiDAR data available for Nova Scotia. Elevation Explorer allows users to easily select and download available tiles self serve on demand. Using the identify tool from the applications toolbar you can access the metadata fields available for each tile.

Stay tuned for more updates as we continue to release more Nova Scotia LiDAR. Email geoinfo@novascotia.ca for any of your LiDAR related inquiries!