Lower Athabasca Regional Plan (LARP) expansion will enable Alberta to contribute to the largest contiguous boreal protected area in the world.
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|Classification||Wildland Provincial Park|
|Legislation||Provincial Parks Act|
|Park Size||360,698.00 Acres / 145,969.00 Ha|
|Legal Boundary||O.C. 134/2018|
|Administration / Information||780-743-7437|
|Regional Office||North Regional Office|
Boreal Forest - Lower Boreal Highlands
Boreal Forest - Upper Boreal Highlands
|Natural Region Description||
This park contains one of the most diverse intact hill systems in the Boreal Forest Natural Region. In 2004, the provincially rare aquatic plant quillwort was discovered here. The park contains peatlands, a California gull colony, and one of Canada's only free-roaming wood bison herds outside of Wood Buffalo National Park. Osprey and bald eagles nest in the larger trees around the lakes. Lakes in the park support lake trout, lake whitefish, cisco, Arctic grayling, walleye and yellow perch.
|Land Use Framework Region||Lower Athabasca|