Some areas under grazing lease with hunting and access restrictionsMore information: 403-388-1293
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|Legislation||Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act|
|Park Size||4,416.92 Acres / 1,787.528 Ha|
|Legal Boundary||Prairie Coulees NA|
|Administration / Information||403-893-3777|
|Regional Office||South Regional Office|
|Natural Region||Grassland - Dry Mixedgrass|
|Natural Region Description|
This natural area includes several ravines and coulees adjoining the South Saskatchewan River. Noteworthy are a number of springs and associated plant communities (including many rare plants) that are under-represented in Alberta's parks and protected areas network. Incised valleys drain into the South Saskatchewan River valley. The area contains classic badlands features with spectacular coulee and valley landscapes. It's good habitat for many animals including golden eagle and other large birds of prey.
|Land Use Framework Region||South Saskatchewan|