Kennedy Coulee Ecological Reserve

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 403-893-3777

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Park Management

ClassificationEcological Reserve
LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size2,640 Acres  /  1,068.37 Ha
Legal BoundaryO.C.690/87
Administration / Information403-893-3777 
Regional OfficeSouth Regional Office
District Office Cypress
Special DesignationsImportant Bird Area
Natural RegionGrassland - Dry Mixedgrass 
Natural Region Description

Kennedy Coulee contains rolling terrain and a variety of plant communities. These include: blue gama, June and northern wheat grasses; lichens; deep rooted shrubs; white and purple prairie-clovers; aspen and hybrid poplars; water birch; saskatoon; wild rose; and goosberry. Wildlife species include: brown thrasher, black-billed cuckoo, gray catbird, Weidmeyers admiral butterfly, golden eagle, ferruginous hawk, prairie falcon, prairie rattlesnake, short-horned lizard and antelope.

Land Use Framework RegionSouth Saskatchewan 
Updated: Jul 25, 2022