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|Classification||Wildland Provincial Park|
|Legislation||Provincial Parks Act|
|Park Size||198,345.49 Acres / 80,270.42 Ha|
|Legal Boundary||Chinchaga WPP Wildland Provincial Park|
|Administration / Information||780-624-6486|
|Regional Office||Northwest Regional Office|
|District Office||Peace River|
|Natural Region||Boreal Forest - Lower Boreal Highlands|
Boreal Forest - Upper Boreal Highlands
|Natural Region Description|
The diverse forests and wetlands of Chinchaga Wildland Park contain important habitat for boreal forest species. These include woodland caribou, grizzly bear, trumpeter swans and forest songbirds. Trumpeter swans nest in the area. The park includes a wetland complex dotted with small lakes. Foothills wetland complexes similar to those in Chinchaga Wildland Park are not represented in other protected areas in Alberta, nor are they represented in adjoining foothills in British Columbia.
|Land Use Framework Region||Upper Peace|