About the Author
Founded in 1915 as the Cartographic Group, the primary division of National Geographic, National Geographic Maps has been chargeable for illustrating the world around us throughout the art and science of mapmaking.As of late, National Geographic Maps continues this mission by creating the world’s absolute best wall maps, recreation maps, atlases, and globes which inspire people to care about and explore their world.
National Geographic’s map of Canada is without doubt one of the most authoritative maps of “The Great White North.” This Classic style wall map includes a bright color palette with blue oceans and the rustic’s terrain detailed in stunning shaded relief that has been a hallmark of National Geographic maps for over 75 years. Thousands of place names, accurate political boundaries, national parks, and major infrastructure networks such as roads, canals, ferry routes, and railroads are detailed. Coastal bathymetry is shown with depth curves and soundings, and the bounds of the winter extent of sea ice are marked as well. Coverage also includes Iceland, Greenland, and portions of the USA.The map is packaged in a two inch diamater clear plastic tube. The tube has a decorative label showing a thumbnail of the map with dimensions and other pertinent information. Map Scale = 1:6,500,000Sheet Size = 38″ x 32″