Open Data in Canada
Published Wednesday, April 26, 2006 by CCAer | E-mail this post
Canadians have now joined the open data access bandwagon and have started their own website dedicated to the cause. CivicAccess.ca
“believes all levels of government should make civic information and data accessible at no cost in open formats to their citizens.” The site is a wiki - that is, it is maintained and updated by its members collectively. There is a listing of resources broken down by province or territory
. Included in the list are some sources of freely accessible data. The list is pretty sparse at this point but will probably grow as this initiative gets off the ground.
By way of Mapping Hacks