Parks Canada and Google continue their trek to capture stunning panoramic images in Canada's North

OTTAWA, Aug. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - This summer, Parks Canada and Google are continuing their adventure to capture breathtaking panoramic images in Canada's national parks and historic sites, including some of the country's most remote northern national parks.

This work is part of a collaborative, nationwide initiative with Google Maps to bring Street View imagery to Canada's treasured natural and cultural sites.

Associated Links

Explore Canada's natural and historic treasures with Street View for Google Maps (www.pc.gc.ca/eng/apprend-learn/cartes-maps.aspx)

 

Image with caption: "A Google team member using the Google Trekker to capture the North Pangnirtung Fjord by boat, in Auyuittuq National Park in Nunavut. (CNW Group/Parks Canada)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140806_C1228_PHOTO_EN_4651.jpg

Image with caption: "A Parks Canada team member collects Northern and remote images for Street View Project in Ivvavik National Park in the Yukon. (CNW Group/Parks Canada)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20140806_C1228_PHOTO_EN_4652.jpg

SOURCE: Parks Canada

For further information: Media Relations, Parks Canada, 1-855-862-1812, pc.media@pc.gc.ca, www.twitter.com/parkscanada


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