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|Legislation||Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act|
|Park Size||4,899.07 Acres / 1,982.65 Ha|
|Legal Boundary||Holmes Crossing Sandhills ER Ecological Reserve|
|Administration / Information||780-960-8170|
|Regional Office||Central Regional Office|
|District Office||Spruce Grove|
|Natural Region||Boreal Forest - Central Mixedwood|
|Natural Region Description|
Holmes Crossing Sandhills Ecological Reserve contains some of the best (and one of the few occurrences of) transverse dunes in Canada. The dunes are stabilized with jack pine-lichen forests. There are also a number of small lakes in the Reserve.
|Land Use Framework Region||Upper Athabasca|