​ Interactive Maps


​The interactive maps and PDF maps are now available through energy maps on Alberta.ca.

Characteristic

Interactive Map

PDF Version of Map

Updating

Usually updated once a day by 4:00 a.m. based on the previous day's data updates.

Usually updated once a day by 11:00 a.m., based on the previous day's data updates.

Zoom in/out

When you zoom in you will be able to view information and details that are not available at lower resolution

When you zoom in, you get a higher magnification of the same image and the same information. At higher resolution the image may become blurred.

Moving around the Map

Can turn on/off data layers
Can move Up/Down, Right/Left
Can move diagonally
Can move to a Location by selecting a key (e.g. township, NTS map sheet)

Can only move Up/Down, Right/Left

Information detail

At higher resolution, the information is displayed as entered in the database from which the map is generated. The display is as detailed as the source data.

Information is plotted to the nearest section.

Data layers available

More data layers than in pdf

It is not possible to change the data layers in PDF.

Changing what is shown on the Map

A wide range of options for selecting an area; turning data layers on and off, etc.

It is not possible to change the data display in PDF.

Information reports

Can be generated based on current selection

Not available. You need an LSAS search to get this information.