COMAP is licenced to serve OGDE airphotos and thematic map layers under the Ontario Geo-Spatial Data Exchange (OGDE) by Land Information Ontario. The OGDE is a community of organizations that share and use geographic data about Ontario. The OGDE allows organizations to share data at no cost through standard licence agreements, a metadata directory and data warehouse. To learn more about the OGDE: Click here
We are advised by Land Information Ontario: "At no time should COMAP advertise any profit making venture on websites containing MNR data or imagery, as this is in violation of the terms of our acquisition and partnership agreements." Inasmuch as COMAP is an incubator of WIDEAtlas joint ventures that once operational will have socio-economic impact, this websites identifies prospective ventures not operating entities. Should any of the prospective ventures launch (1) they could use Google, bing or OSM orthography and/or thematic data or other appropriate data and (2) terms for use of OGDE data would be negotiated with Land Information Ontario.