CHS offers a wide range of nautical publications that are indispensable companions to charts, enhancing safety at sea.
The CHS distributes its nautical charts and publications to over 700 dealers across Canada and around the world. You can use this site to find the publication that you need and the dealer nearest you.
Providing the hourly velocity and direction of tidal currents.
Theoretical background and the technical instruction involved in gathering and using tide, current, and water level information on hydrographic field surveys.
Providing the predicted tides in Canadian waters for one year.
Providing explanations of the symbols, abbreviations and terms used in CHS nautical charts.
Including four catalogues describing all available CHS charts.
Offering detailed descriptions of the best approaches to harbours, harbour facilities, anchorages, local history, regulations and more.
Other Nautical Publications
Providing descriptions and locations of external aids to navigation – lights, buoys, lightstations, fog signals, and more – to help mariners navigate safely.
Providing critical information for ice navigation.
Providing key information on aids to navigation.
Providing essential monthly updates to charts and publications, including newly discovered hazards to navigation.
Providing a breadth of important information for marine navigation in Canada.
Providing information on the radio communications and radio aids to navigation services provided by the Canadian Coast Guard.