Emerson Creek Natural Area

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Park Management

ClassificationNatural Area
LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size479.98 Acres  /  194.249 Ha
Legal BoundaryEmerson Creek NA
Administration / Information403-297-5293 
Regional OfficeKananaskis Region Regional Office
District OfficeFish Creek District
Natural RegionRocky Mountain - Montane 
Natural Region Description

This natural area consists of a creek valley-to-ridge top landscape that contains diverse vegetation communities. Limber pine is found along ridge tops while grasslands with groves of aspen and stands of white spruce are found on slopes. There are beaver ponds and wetlands along Emerson Creek.

Land Use Framework RegionSouth Saskatchewan 
Updated: Aug 14, 2018