Petroleum Map Gallery Metadata
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Petroleum Titles Map
Layer Name Layer Type Min. Display Range Max. Display Range Selectable Linked Reports

BC Administrative Area Layers
Cities PointLayer 0 20000000 1 none
BC Communities PointLayer 0 2000000 1 none
BC Localities (<500K) PointLayer 0 500000 1 none
Location_finder PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
BC Municipalities PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
BC Municipality labels PolygonLayer 0 500000 1 none
Electoral Boundaries PolygonLayer 0 1000000000 1 links to maps
Administrative Boundaries PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Regional Districts PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Development Regions PolygonLayer 0 20000000 1 links
BC Border PolylineLayer 0 25000000 0 none

First Nations Layers
Aboriginal Communities PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links
Indian Reserves PolygonLayer 0 1000000 1 none
Indian Reserves PolygonLayer 1000000 64000000000 1 none
Treaty SOIs outlines PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Treaty SOIs outlines[GENERALIZED] PolygonLayer 2000000 64000000000 1 none
Treaty SOIs labels PolygonLayer 0 2000000 1 none
Treaty SOIs hatched PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none

Forestry Layers
Tree Farm Licences PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Timber Supply Areas PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Forest Districts PolygonLayer 2000001 15000000 1 none
Forest Districts (<2M) PolygonLayer 0 2000000 1 links
Forest Regions PolygonLayer 0 15000000 1 links

Parks Layers
Parks (Aug 99) solid by type (<1M) PolygonLayer 0 1000000 1 link to report
Parks (Aug 99) solid by type PolygonLayer 1000000 20000000 1 link to report
Parks (Aug 99) outline PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Parks (Aug 99) hatched PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
BC Parks (July 2004) outline (<1M) PolygonLayer 0 1000000 1 none
BC Parks (July 2004) outline PolygonLayer 1000001 20000000 1 none

Chemical Analyses NE Wells
Well Locations PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
pH PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Formations PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none

Petroleum Layers
Well Surface Hole LRDW (<1.5M) PointLayer 0 1500000 1 link to data tables
Well Surface Hole LRDW PointLayer 1500001 15000000 1 none
Well Bottom Hole LRDW PolylineLayer 0 1500000 1 link to data table
Well Bottom Hole LRDW PointLayer 1500001 15000000 1 link to data table
Well Directional Survey LRDW (<1.5M) PointLayer 0 15000000 1 none
Well Directional Survey LRDW PointLayer 1500001 15000000 1 none
Oil Pipeline PolylineLayer 0 16000000 1 none
Gas Pipeline PolylineLayer 0 16000000 1 none
PNG Wells NE (2002) PointLayer 0 15000000 1 links to data
PNG Wells SE PointLayer 0 1500000 1 none
PNG Wells SW (2002) PointLayer 0 50000000 1 link to data table
Petroleum Tenure (active) PolygonLayer 0 3000000 1 links to reports
Petroleum Tenure Labels (active) PolygonLayer 0 300000 1 links to reports
Petroleum Tenure (relinquished) PolygonLayer 0 3000000 1 links to reports
Petroleum Tenure Labels (relinquished) PolygonLayer 0 300000 1 links to reports
Tenure_finder PolygonLayer 0 16000000 1 links to reports
Well_finder PointLayer 0 1000000 1 links to data tables
PNG Grid - Units (<100K) PolygonLayer 0 100000 1 none
PNG Grid - Block Units PolygonLayer 0 500000 1 none
PNG Grid - Mapsheets PolygonLayer 0 1499999 1 none
PNG Grid - Mapgroups PolygonLayer 0 500000 1 none
PNG Grid (Previous) PolygonLayer 0 200000 1 none
PNG Grid (Previous) with Labels PolygonLayer 0 100000 1 none
PNG Peace River Grid PolygonLayer 0 100000 1 none
Wells, Offshore PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Wells, Offshore labels PointLayer 0 20000000 1 none
Potential oil & gas plays (QCB) PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
PNG Report Locations PointLayer 0 25000000 1 links
PNG Report Location Labels PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links
PNG Report Area PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Seismic Lines with labels PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links to PDF file
Seismic Lines PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links to PDF file
Canada petroleum tenure with tenure number PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Canada petroleum tenure by owner PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Offshore tenure (relinquished) PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Interior Basins (approx) PolygonLayer 700000 16000000 1 none

Bowser Thermal Maturation Data
Bitumen Type 3 PointLayer 0 1000000 1 none
Bitumen Type 2 PointLayer 0 1000000 1 none
Bitumen Type 1 PointLayer 0 1000000 1 none
Vitrinite Random PointLayer 0 1000000 1 none
Vitrinite Max PointLayer 0 1000000 1 none
Maturation Data PointLayer 1000001 1000000000000 1 none

Nechako Basin Mean Random Ro
Chilcotin-Nechako Vitrinite Data PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Chilcotin-Nechako Vitrinite Data with Labels PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Northern Chilcotin-Nechako Vitrinite Data PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Central Chilcotin-Nechako Vitrinite Data PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Southern Chilcotin-Nechako Vitrinite Data PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none

NE Oil & Gas Fields
NE Oil Fields PolygonLayer 0 5000000 1 none
NE Gas Fields PolygonLayer 0 5000000 1 none
NE Oil Field Labels PolygonLayer 0 1000000 1 none
NE Gas Field Labels PolygonLayer 0 1000000 1 none

Coal Layers
Coal Mines PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links to data
MINFILE Coal PointLayer 0 500000 1 links to MINFILE data
Coal Assessment Reports PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links to reports
Coal Report Labels PointLayer 0 100000 1 links to data tables
Mineral titles Claim Names (<100K) PolygonLayer 0 100000 1 links t data tables
COAL titles outline (<1M) PolygonLayer 0 1000000 1 links to data tables
COAL titles outline labelled (<200K) PolygonLayer 0 500000 1 links to data tables
COAL titles solid (<3M) PolygonLayer 0 3000000 1 links to data tables
Claim Posts PointLayer 0 1000000 1 none
Coal Titles PDF 1:250K Grid PolygonLayer 0 20000000 1 links
Coal PDF Maps PolygonLayer 0 20000000 1 links
Coalfield Labels PolygonLayer 100000 100000000 1 none
Coalfield Labels (<1M) PolygonLayer 0 1000000 1 none
Coalfields PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Coalbed Gas Evaluation Project Areas PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none

Landuse Planning Layers
LRMP Outlines PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links
LRMP Labels PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links
LRMP Status March 2003 PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Besa-Prophet PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Bulkley PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Cariboo-Chilcotin PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Cassiar Iskut-Stikine PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Central Coast PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Central Coast Region PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Dawson Creek PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Fort Nelson PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Fort St. James PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Fort St. James Deer PolygonLayer 0 1000000 1 none
Fort St. John PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Kalum - South PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Kamloops PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Kispiox PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Kootenay PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Lakes PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Lillooet PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Lillooet Existing PA PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Mackenzie PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Merritt PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Morice PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Muskwa-Kechika Boundary PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 link
Muskwa-Kechika PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Nass PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
North Coast PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Okanagan-Shuswap PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Prince George PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Robson Valley PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Vancouver Island PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Vanderhoof PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
PAS Study Areas PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
PAS Study Areas 1997 PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none

Topographic Layers
Volcanos PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Earthquakes PointLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
WHSE_BASEMAPPING.NTS_BC_ANNO PolylineLayer 0 500000 1 none
WHSE_BASEMAPPING.BC_BASEMAP_ANNOTATION_5KM PolylineLayer 0 3000000 1 none
Transport Structures 1:20K (<100K) PolylineLayer 0 100000 1 none
Land Cover 1:20K (<100K) PolylineLayer 0 100000 1 none
Glaciers (<2M) PolygonLayer 0 2000000 1 none
Railways Canada PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Railways 1:6M PolylineLayer 100000 64000000 0 none
Railways 1:20K (<100K) PolylineLayer 0 100000 1 none
Roads Canada PolylineLayer 2000000 64000000000 1 none
Roads 1:6M PolylineLayer 2000000 64000000000 0 none
Roads 1:250K (<2M) PolylineLayer 0 2000000 0 none
Roads 1:20K (<100K) PolylineLayer 0 100000 1 none
Roads 1:20K undefined PolylineLayer 0 100000 1 none
Coast (>1M) PolylineLayer 1000000 10000000 0 none
Coast (<1M) PolylineLayer 200000 1000000 0 none
Coast 1:250K (<2M) PolylineLayer 200000 2000000 0 none
Coast 1:20K (<1M) PolylineLayer 0 200000 1 none
Contours 1:1M (<4M) PolylineLayer 0 4000000 1 none
Contours 1:250K (<2M) PolylineLayer 0 2000000 1 none
Contours with labels 1:20K (<50K) PolylineLayer 0 50000 1 none
Contours index 1:20K (<200K) PolylineLayer 0 50000 1 none
Contours west 1:20K (<100K) PolylineLayer 0 100000 1 none
Contours east 1:20K (<100K) PolylineLayer 0 100000 1 none
Contours bathymetry PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Water bodies 1:20K (marsh, swamp, ice) <100K PolylineLayer 0 100000 1 none
Man-made Waterbody (1:50K) PolygonLayer 0 300000 1 none
Lakes Canada PolygonLayer 4000000 64000000000 1 none
Lakes 1:6M PolygonLayer 6000000 64000000 0 none
Lakes 1:4M (<6M) PolygonLayer 4000000 6000000 0 none
Lakes 1:2M (<4M) PolygonLayer 2000000 4000000 0 none
Lakes 1:250K (<2M) PolygonLayer 0 2000000 1 none
Lakes 1:50K (<300K) PolygonLayer 0 300000 1 none
Lakes 1:20K (<100K) PolylineLayer 0 100000 1 none
Wetlands (1:50K) PolygonLayer 0 300000 1 none
Rivers Canada PolylineLayer 4000000 64000000000 1 none
Rivers 1:6M PolylineLayer 6000000 64000000 0 none
Rivers 1:4M (<6M) PolylineLayer 4000000 6000000 0 none
Rivers 1:2M (<4M) PolylineLayer 2000000 4000000 0 none
Rivers 1:250K (<2M) PolylineLayer 0 2000000 0 none
Rivers with Reports PolylineLayer 0 200000 1 links to reports
Double-line Rivers (1:50K) PolygonLayer 0 600000 1 none
Rivers 1:50K (<300K) PolylineLayer 0 300000 1 none
Rivers 1:20K (<100K) PolylineLayer 0 100000 1 none
Aquifers with labels PolygonLayer 0 100000 1 links
Aquifers (<2M) PolygonLayer 0 1000000 1 links to reports
Aquifers (>2M) PolygonLayer 2000000 16000000 1 links to reports
Watershed Groups PolygonLayer 600000 10000000000 1 none
Watershed Groups (<600K) PolygonLayer 0 600000 1 none
Watershed Group Labels PolygonLayer 0 1000000 1 none
Watersheds 1:50K (<600K) PolygonLayer 100000 600000 1 none
Watersheds 1:50K (<100K) PolygonLayer 0 100000 1 none
Border line 1:250K PolylineLayer 0 25000000 1 none
Water Wells 2003 PointLayer 0 10000000 1 none
Water Wells (<1M) PointLayer 0 1000000 1 links to reports

Grid Layers
Grid 1:10K PolylineLayer 0 1200000 1 none
Grid 1:20K maps - labels PolygonLayer 0 4000000 0 none
Grid 1:20K maps - outline PolylineLayer 0 4000000 1 none
Grid 1:20K maps - polygons PolygonLayer 0 4000000 1 none
Grid 1:50K maps - labels PolygonLayer 0 4000000 0 none
Grid 1:50K maps - outline PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Grid 1:50K maps - polygons PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Grid 1:250K maps - labels PolygonLayer 0 1000000000 1 none
Grid 1:250K maps - outline PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Grid 1:250K maps - polygons PolygonLayer 0 64000000 1 none
Grid 5 degrees PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Grid 1:250K maps (<1M) PolygonLayer 0 1000000 1 none
UTM Grid Lines (<1M) PolylineLayer 0 1000000 1 none
UTM Grid Labels (<100K) PolylineLayer 0 100000 1 none
UTM Zones with labels PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links
Mineral Titles Online Grid PolygonLayer 0 60000 1 none

Bowser Basin Geology (MEM - Petroleum OF 2002-1)
Footprint of Bowser Geology PolygonLayer 2000001 1000000000000 1 none
Line Structure PolylineLayer 0 2000000 1 none
Faults (<2M) PolylineLayer 0 2000000 0 none
Contacts (<2M) PolylineLayer 0 2000000 0 none
Underlying Bedrock PolygonLayer 0 2000000 1 none
Geology (<2M) PolygonLayer 0 2000000 1 link to report
Geology (<2M) with Labels PolygonLayer 0 2000000 1 link to report

Geology Index
Date Index - GSB Bedrock Mapping PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Scale Index - GSB Bedrock Mapping PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Type Index - GSB Bedrock Mapping PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links to data tables

BCGS Geology Layers 2005
Ocean for Geology (<1.5M) PolygonLayer 300000 1500000 0 none
Ocean for Geology (<300K) PolygonLayer 0 300000 0 none
Quaternary Geology (<1.5M) PolygonLayer 0 1500000 1 none
Contacts & Faults (<1.5M) PolylineLayer 0 1500000 1 none
Bedrock geology - by lithology (hatched) PolygonLayer 0 1500000 1 links to data
Bedrock geology - by age and rock class (shade) PolygonLayer 0 1500000 1 none
Bedrock geology - by age and rock class (solid) PolygonLayer 0 1500000 1 links to data
Bedrock geology - Map Unit Labels PolygonLayer 0 2000000 1 links to data
Volcanic rocks by era (<1.5M) PolygonLayer 0 1500000 1 links to data
Sedimentary rocks by era (<1.5M) PolygonLayer 0 1500000 1 links to data
Metamorphic rocks by era (<1.5M) PolygonLayer 0 1500000 1 links to data
Intrusive rocks by era (<1.5M) PolygonLayer 0 1500000 1 links to data
Basins PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Terranes (shaded) PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Terranes PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Tectonic Assemblages - BC (<4M) PolygonLayer 0 4000000 0 none
Tectonic Assemblages - BC PolygonLayer 4000000 15000000 0 none
Tectonic Assemblages - Yukon PolygonLayer 0 15000000 0 none

GSC Geology Layers
Type Index - GSC A-series maps PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links to reports
Type Index - GSC Preliminary maps PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links to reports
Type Index - GSC Papers PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links to reports
Type Index - GSC Open Files PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links to reports
Type Index - GSC Bulletins PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 links to reports
Geology - geomorphological belts PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Geology - GSC Tect. Assem. 1:1M PolygonLayer 8000000 20000001 0
Geology - GSC Tect. Assem. 1:1M (<8M) PolygonLayer 7000000 7999999 0
Geology - GSC Tect. Assem. 1:1M (<7M) PolygonLayer 6000000 6999999 0
Geology - GSC Tect. Assem. 1:1M (<6M) PolygonLayer 4000000 5999999 0
Geology - GSC Tect. Assem. 1:1M (<4M) PolygonLayer 2000000 3999999 0
Geology - GSC Tect. Assem. 1:1M (<2M) PolygonLayer 1000000 1999999 0
Geology - GSC Tect. Assem. 1:1M (<1M) PolygonLayer 0 999999 0
Geology - GSC Faults PolylineLayer 0 4000000 1 none
Geology - GSC Canada 1:5M PolygonLayer 80000000 200000000 0 none
Geology - GSC Canada 1:5M (<8M) 2 PolygonLayer 40000000 80000000 0 none
Geology - GSC Canada 1:5M (<4M) PolygonLayer 30000000 40000000 0 none
Geology - GSC Canada 1:5M (<3M) PolygonLayer 20000000 30000000 0 none
Geology - GSC Canada 1:5M (<2M) PolygonLayer 20000000 300000000 0 none
Geology - GSC Canada 1:5M (<8M) PolygonLayer 4000000 10000000 0 none
Geology - GSC Canada 1:5M (<4M) PolygonLayer 3000000 4000000 0 none
Geology - GSC Canada 1:5M (<3M) PolygonLayer 0 3000000 0 none
Coastal Basins PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Interior Basins PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none

Geophysical Layers
Nechako basin gravity contours PolylineLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Nechako basin gravity survey RasterLayer 0 1000000000000 0 none
BC Gravity: Isostatic Residual anomaly RasterLayer 0 1000000000000 0 none
BC Gravity: Free-air anomaly RasterLayer 0 1000000000000 0 none
BC Gravity: Bouguer anomaly RasterLayer 0 1000000000000 0 none
Aeromag RasterLayer 1000000 64000000 0 none
Aeromag (<1M) RasterLayer 300000 1000000 0 none
Aeromag (<300K) RasterLayer 0 300000 0 none

Raster Layers
Contour map in colour (<4M) PolygonLayer 0 4000000 1 none
BC Orthophotos RasterLayer 0 5000000 0 none
NASA Landsat circa 1990 RasterLayer 0 1000000000000 0 none
Landsat image RasterLayer 1000000 64000000 0 none
Landsat image (<1M) RasterLayer 300000 1000000 0 none
Landsat image (<300K) RasterLayer 0 300000 0 none
DEM image hillshade RasterLayer 1000000 14000000 0 none
DEM image hillshade (<1M) RasterLayer 300000 1000000 0 none
DEM image hillshade (<300K) RasterLayer 0 300000 0 none

BC Border Layers
BC Border 1:6M PolygonLayer 1200000 64000000 0 none
BC Border 1:250K (<2M) PolygonLayer 300000 1200000 0 none
BC Border 1:50K (<300K) PolygonLayer 200000 300000 0 none
BC Border 1:50K (<200K) PolygonLayer 0 200000 0 none
Alaska Panhandle PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none
Washington PolygonLayer 0 1000000000000 1 none

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