Poplar Creek Natural Area

Alberta Parks

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Park Management

ClassificationNatural Area
LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size800.96 Acres  /  324.15 Ha
Legal BoundaryPoplar Creek NA
Administration / Information780-960-8170 
Regional OfficeCentral Regional Office
District Office Spruce Grove
Natural RegionBoreal Forest - Central Mixedwood
Foothills - Lower Foothills 
Natural Region Description

This natural area consists of rolling upland aspen forest, incised creeks, beaver ponds and small sloughs. Parts of several burned-over parcels now provide examples of post-fire successional vegetation. There are also numerous wetland communities including black spruce peatland, tamarack-birch fens, sedge willow fens and sedge grass. The area provides good wildlife habitat.

Land Use Framework RegionNorth Saskatchewan 
Updated: Feb 4, 2022