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|Legislation||Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act|
|Park Size||507.68 Acres / 205.459 Ha|
|Legal Boundary||Butcher Creek NA|
|Administration / Information||403-748-3939|
|Regional Office||Central Regional Office|
|District Office||Red Deer|
|Natural Region||Boreal Forest - Dry Mixedwood|
|Natural Region Description|
The majority of this natural area is located on an old floodplain and is an excellent example of riparian habitat. From moist moss-covered spruce woods to dry open meadows, the area contains a wide range of vegetation communities. There are alder and willow shrubland thickets in wet depressions, abandoned channels, islands and river shoreline. In drier areas, aspen and balsam poplar forests flourish.
|Land Use Framework Region||Red Deer|