The ThunderForest Outdoor theme is based on OpenStreetMap data and is styled to highlight terrain features and display hiking trails, ski runs and other points of interest
The Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources maintains a public ESRI ArcGIS server with a topographic base map of Ontario
The Canada Base Map Service is a mash up of two ESRI services – one for map features, and a second for map labels. It is functionally the same as the Canada Base Map Service (WMS) except published via ESRI ArcGIS Server.
The BC Web Mercator is an ESRI ArcGIS Server published by the British Columbia Ministry of Jobs, Tourism and Skills Training using data from DataBC and other sources. The service is very high performing and seems to be based on the 1:20,000 TRIM data set
The Canadian National Research Council (NRC) Toporama web service is a high performance server that holds basic map data and presents it in a format very similar to the 1:50,000 series of Topographic Maps.
The Canada Transportation Base Map is a WMS server published by the GeoGratis service run by Natural Resources Canada. It represents a basic base map of Canada at approximately 1:50,000 scale
To configure a WMS Layer Select a WMS Layer Open the Layer Properties Click the “Configure” button The WMS Map Service Configuration dialog will open
The DataBC Public Web Map Service is part of the to make mapping assets publicly available. It contains an enormous amount of geographic information about the province
WMS stands for Web Map Service. It’s a very common standard way to make maps available online. TrueNorth can consume WMS data on a layer in a map as a Tiles layer.
TrueNorth can pre-cache tiles from a tile map service for later use offline. Steps Add a tiles layer to the map open the layer properties panel for the tiles layer Click the “Cache Tiles” button The Tile Caching dialog will open Click “Select Area” to select an area to cache the tiles for Click “OK” and…