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Public Engagement

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Alberta Parks is committed to engaging Albertans in decisions about parks. Our  engagement framework ("Involving Albertans") describes when and how we engage with Albertans. We encourage all Albertans to take an active role in planning the future of Alberta's parks.

Engagements

We want to know what you think! Your feedback will help us to better manage Alberta's parks.

The engagement table below provides information on what's being proposed and details on how to provide your comments. This list is updated often.

There are several ways to provide feedback

Site NameDescriptionComment Period
Kitaskino Nuwenëné Wildland Provincial ParkProposal to expand Kitaskino Nuwenëné Wildland Provincial Park
Updated: 8 Feb 2022
Decision Posted
Fish Creek Provincial Park Trails EngagementFeedback on Draft Trails Plan for Fish Creek Provincial Park
Updated: 17 May 2021
Open
Kitaskino Nuwenëné Wildland Provincial Park Decision to Establish Kitaskino Nuwenëné Wildland Provincial Park
Updated: 11 Mar 2019
Decision Posted
Lois Hole Centennial Provincial ParkFinal Management Plan for Lois Hole Centennial Provincial Park
Updated: 5 Mar 2019
Decision Posted
Twin River Heritage Rangeland Natural AreaProposal to Reclassify and Expand Twin River Heritage Rangeland Natural Area
Updated: 1 Oct 2018
Closed - Pending Decision
Bow Valley Provincial ParkDecision to Redevelop Lower Kananaskis River to Barrier Lake Day Use Area in Bow Valley Provincial Park
Updated: 20 Sep 2018
Decision Posted
Fish Creek Provincial Park Sikome Aquatic Facility Redevelopment Plan in Fish Creek Provincial Park
Updated: 25 May 2018
Closed - Pending Decision
Castle Provincial Park and the Castle Wildland Provincial ParkDecision on Castle Provincial Park and the Castle Wildland Provincial Park Management Plan
Updated: 18 May 2018
Decision Posted
Saskatoon Mountain Natural Area Decision to Expand and Reclassify Saskatoon Mountain Natural Area
Updated: 13 Mar 2018
Decision Posted
Sylvan Lake Provincial Park Decision to Disestablish Sylvan Lake Provincial Park and Transfer the Land to the Town of Sylvan Lake
Updated: 18 Jan 2018
Decision Posted
Poacher's Landing Provincial Recreation AreaProposed Campground Expansion and Trail Planning in Poacher's Landing Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: 4 Dec 2017
Closed - Pending Decision
Bow Valley Provincial Park Proposal to Add Land to Bow Valley Provincial Park for the Construction of a Trailhead Facility at Jura Creek
Updated: 2 Oct 2017
Closed - Pending Decision
Peter Lougheed Provincial ParkDecision to Redevelop Lower Kananaskis Lake Campgrounds
Updated: 8 Sep 2017
Decision Posted
Bow Valley Provincial Park - Three Sisters Campground RedevelopmentDecision to Restore Three Sisters Campground to Pre-flood Condition
Updated: 8 Jun 2017
Decision Posted
Bow Valley Provincial Park - Relocation of Porcupine Group CampProposal to Relocate Porcupine Group Campground within Bow Valley Provincial Park
Updated: 21 Mar 2017
Decision Posted
Enhancing the Protection of the Castle areaExpansion of the Castle Wildland Provincial Park and creation of a new Provincial Park
Updated: 20 Jan 2017
Decision Posted
Bow Valley Wildland Provincial Park - Cougar Creek Deregulation and Land SaleProposal to deregulate and sell a small portion of land within Bow Valley Wildland Provincial Park
Updated: 29 Aug 2016
Closed - Pending Decision
English Bay Provincial Recreation AreaEnglish Bay Provincial Recreation Area Campground Redevelopment
Updated: 13 Jul 2016
Closed - Decision Posted
Lakeland PRADecision to expand the Pinehurst campground within Lakeland Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: 2 Jun 2016
Decision Posted
Lakeland Provincial ParkDecision for proposed back-country cabins
Updated: 29 Jun 2015
Closed - Decision Posted
Wolf Lake PRAProposal to add lands to Wolf Lake West Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: 9 Sep 2014
Closed - Pending Decision
Bow Valley WPPDecision Regarding Proposed Land Exchange Between Bow Valley Wildland Provincial Park and the Municipal District of Bighorn
Updated: 11 Jul 2014
Closed - Decision Posted
Wabamun Lake PPDecision for a Water Fill Station within Wabamun Lake Provincial Park
Updated: 11 Jul 2014
Closed - Decision Posted
French Bay PRADecision to Expand the Kinosoo Ridge Snow Resort within French Bay Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: 5 Sep 2013
Closed
French Bay PRADecision to develop a summer camp within French Bay Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: 3 Sep 2013
Closed - Decision Posted
Sir Winston Churchill PPProposal to name an un-named island within Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park after Mr. Tom Maccagno
Updated: 14 Dec 2012
Closed
Consultation Archive

Notifications

We want to keep you informed about changes to the parks system and/or regular maintenance/upgrades that may impact public use. The notification table below provides

Site NameDescription
Optimizing Alberta Parks Notification of Alberta Parks system changes.
Updated: Mar 2, 2020
Bow Valley Wildland Provincial Park
Expanding Bow Valley Wildland Provincial Park to conserves more of the outdoor spaces Albertans love. 
Updated: Mar 25, 2022
Fish Lake Provincial Recreation Area
Notification of Campground Refurbishment at Fish Lake Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: Sep 14, 2018
Bow Valley Wildland Provincial Park
Notification of Ha Ling Peak Trail Realignment
Updated: Apr 4, 2018
Hubert Lake Wildland Provincial Park
Notification of Approved Trail Plan for Hubert Lake Wildland Provincial Park
Updated: Nov 24, 2017
Jarvis Bay Provincial Park
Notification of Campground Redevelopment at Jarvis Bay Provincial Park
Updated: Aug 24, 2017
Sulphur Gates Provincial Recreation Area
Notification of Infrastructure Refurbishment at Sulphur Gates Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: Aug 16, 2017
Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
Notification of Mount Romulus Backcountry Campground Flood Recovery Project
Updated: Aug 8, 2017
Bow Valley Provincial Park
Notification of Bow River Campground Densification
Updated: Jun 29, 2017
Smoky River South Provincial Recreation Area
Notification of Bridge Replacement Impacts on Smoky River South Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: May 25, 2017
West Bragg Creek Provincial Recreation Area
Notification of West Bragg Creek Provincial Recreation Area Upgrades
Updated: Mar 28, 2017
Peter Lougheed Provincial Park
Notification of Replacement of Lower Lake Walk-in Tent Sites at Boulton Creek Campground
Updated: Nov 25, 2016
Elbow Valley
Notification of Flood Affected Sites in the Elbow Valley
Updated: Sep 27, 2016
Evan-Thomas Provincial Recreation Area, Bow Valley Provincial Park, Bow Valley Wildland Provincial Park, Spray Valley Provincial Park, and Elbow-Sheep Wildland Provincial Park
Notification of approval of the Evan-Thomas 10-year Vegetation Management Strategy: 2016-2025
Updated: Aug 29, 2016
Lesser Slave Lake Provincial Park
Notification of Devonshire Beach Parking Lot and Progress to Date on Projects identified in Park Concept Plan
Updated: Jan 4, 2016
Antelope Hill Provincial Park
Notification of Establishment of Antelope Hill Provincial Park
Updated: Dec 5, 2014
Lundbreck Falls PRA
Notification of Land Exchange at Lundbreck Falls Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: Jul 29, 2014
Kitscoty, James River Bridge & Leslieville PRAs
Notification of Deregulation of Kitscoty, James River Bridge and Leslieville PRAs
Updated: Feb 27, 2013
Crow Lake Provincial Park
Notification of boundary change and development of a new campground within Crow Lake Provincial Park
Updated: Jan 16, 2013
Young's Point PP
Notification of Expansion of Young's Point Provincial Park
Updated: Jun 29, 2012
Hilliard's Bay PP
Notification of Deregulation of a Portion of Road from Hilliard's Bay Provincial Park
Updated: Feb 9, 2012
Writing-on-Stone PP
Notification of Addition of Lands to Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park
Updated: Oct 21, 2011
Coal Lake South PRA
Notification of Deregulation of Coal Lake South Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: May 2, 2011
Simonette River PRA
Notification of Expansion of Simonette River Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: Mar 3, 2011
Lois Hole Centennial PP
Notification of Expansion of Lois Hole Centennial Provincial Park
Updated: Sep 30, 2010
Writing-on-Stone PP
Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park World Heritage Site Nomination
Updated: Aug 6, 2010
McLeod River PRA
Notification of Campsite Expansion at McLeod River Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: Jun 2, 2010
Bonnyville PRAs
Notification of Deregulation and Transfer of Four Northeastern Alberta Provincial Recreation Areas
Updated: Mar 29, 2010
Fork Lake PRA
Notification of Deregulation and Transfer of Fork Lake Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: Mar 29, 2010
Hanmore Lake PRA
Notification of Deregulation and Transfer of Hanmore Lake Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: Mar 29, 2010
Sun Haven PRA
Notification of Deregulation and Transfer of Sun Haven Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: Mar 29, 2010
Willow Creek PP
Notification of Deregulation and Transfer of Willow Creek Provincial Park Facility Zone
Updated: Mar 29, 2010
Holmes Crossing PRA
Notification of Deregulation and Transfer of Holmes Crossing Provincial Recreation Area
Updated: Mar 19, 2010
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