Toolbox | Trousse


Websites | Sites web

Geography | La géographie


www.atlasgeo.net (French site)
Online world atlas providing information on various countries including their flags, national anthems, armories, population, cities, and currency

http://www.canadiangeographic.ca/atlas/intro.aspx?lang=Fr  (English or French site)
Online Canadian atlas with interactive mapping tools and resources

http://canadianbiodiversity.mcgill.ca/francais/index.htm  (English or French site)
Information on Canada's biodiversity: ecozones, patterns of biodiversity, species distributions and conservation issues

http://atlas.nrcan.gc.ca/site/index.html  (English or French site)
Geographic maps of Canada as well as information on climate, ecology, and water

http://www.statcan.gc.ca/edu/edu02_0000-fra.htm  (English or French site)
Canadian statistics related to population, resources, economy, society and culture

http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/prof/92-591/index.cfm?Lang=F  (English or French site)
Profiles of Canadian communities: cities, towns, villages, Indian Reserves and Settlements, metropolitan areas and health regions

http://www.cic.gc.ca/francais/index.asp  (English or French site)
Source of information on all subjects pertaining to Canadian Citizenship and Immigration

http://www.rncan.gc.ca/sciences-terre/a-propos/organisme/structure-organisationnelle/centre-canadien-teledetection/11741
  (English or French site)
Information about remote sensing and geodesy

http://www.ec.gc.ca/ccmac-cccma/Default.asp?lang=Fr&n=4596B3A2-1  (English or French site)
Information about the impact of climate change including models, data and movies

http://www.ontario.ca/fr/about_ontario/FC001033.html  (English or French site)
Information about Ontario's natural resources: water, forests, fish and wildlife, provincial parks and protected areas, minerals and mining as well as energy

http://www.ontario.ca/fr/about_ontario/004780.html  (English or French site)
Information about the geography of Ontario

http://www.ebr.gov.on.ca/ERS-WEB-External/content/sev.jsp?pageName=sevList&subPageName=10002  (English or French site)
Information about environmental matters proposed by all government ministries: new laws, regulations, policies and programs.

http://www.ontarioecoschools.org/fr/index.html  (English or French site)
Ontario EcoSchools' resources including information about ecological literacy, waste minimization, energy conservation and school ground greening

http://www.climatechange.gc.ca/default.asp?lang=Fr&n=E18C8F2D-1  (English or French site)
Information about climate change

http://climat.meteo.gc.ca/Welcome_f.html  (English or French site)
Digital database including climate elements: temperature, precipitation, relative humidity, atmospheric pressure, wind speed, wind direction, visibility, cloud types, cloud heights and amounts, soil temperature, evaporation, solar radiation and sunshine as well as occurrences of thunderstorms, hail, fog or other weather phenomena

http://www.geobase.ca/  (English or French site)
Base of geospatial data for all of Canada

http://www.un.org/fr/  (English or French site)
Source of information about the United Nations including information about international peace and security, relations among nations, social progress, living standards and human rights

http://www.nato.int/cps/fr/natolive/index.htm  (English or French site)
Source of information about the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO)

http://www.nafta-sec-alena.org/fr/view.aspx  (English or French site)
Information about the dispute settlement proceedings, legal texts and panel decisions and reports respecting the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

http://www.wto.org/indexfr.htm  (English or French site)
Source of information about the World Trade Organization (WTO) including information about global rules of trade between nations