Otauwau Natural Area

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Park Management

Classification Natural Area
Legislation Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size 632.15 Acres / 255.83 Ha
Legal Boundary O.C. 786/87
Administration / Information 780-849-7100
Regional Office North Regional Office
District Slave Lake
Natural Region Boreal Forest - Central Mixedwood
Natural Region Description

Otauwau is part of a group of natural areas that also includes Hondo and Saulteaux. This group of natural areas is used for botany research and study by the University of Alberta. Collectively, they represent a diversity of forest communities within easy access of Highway 2. Terrain is: undulating to gently undulating with depressional areas; lowland black spruce fens; and upland mature white spruce forests.

Land Use Framework Region Upper Athabasca
Updated: Jun 8, 2023