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2017 Elevation Raster of Kaskawulsh Glacier now available

November 28, 2018

A 150 centimetre elevation raster of the of Kaskawulsh Glacier in Kluane National Park is now available in the Yukon government Elevation image service.

This elevation raster represents a digital surface model, and was generated using 50 centimetre 2017 stereo satellite imagery. This service can be viewed in any Yukon Government Web Mapping Applications such as GeoYukon using the Elevation layer, or by connecting directly to the Satellites_HighResolution image service using the url: http://mapservices.gov.yk.ca/arcgis/rest/services/ in an Open Geospatial Consortium compliant GIS software client such as ArcGIS or Q-GIS

For Yukon government employees: this elevation raster can be viewed internally using the Elevation layerfile available internally here: \\CSWPROD\Layerfiles\Elevation\

If you have any questions about Yukon government elevation data, please email Geomatics.Help@gov.yk.ca.

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