Saulteaux Natural Area

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Park Management

ClassificationNatural Area
LegislationWilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size605.07 Acres  /  244.86 Ha
Legal BoundaryO.C.416/98
Administration / Information780-849-7100 
Regional OfficeNorthwest Regional Office
District Office Slave Lake
Natural RegionBoreal Forest - Central Mixedwood 
Natural Region Description

Saulteaux is part of a group of natural areas (also includes Hondo and Otauwau) that is used for botany research and study by the University of Alberta. Collectively, these sites represent a diversity of forest communities within easy access of Highway 2. Saulteaux contains upland pine and mixed aspen and white spruce forest. Moister areas have black spruce/Labrador tea/feathermoss forest.

Land Use Framework RegionUpper Athabasca 
Updated: May 13, 2021