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|Legislation||Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act|
|Park Size||4,460.4 Acres / 1,805.06 Ha|
|Legal Boundary||Silver Valley ER Ecological Reserve|
|Administration / Information||780-538-5350|
|Regional Office||Northwest Regional Office|
|District Office||Grande Prairie|
|Natural Region||Boreal Forest - Dry Mixedwood|
|Natural Region Description|
A major portion of this Reserve consists of valley slopes of the Peace River. Maturing aspen/shrub forest with mixedwood stands covers 70% of the site. Moose, mule deer and black bear are common. Waterfowl nesting and breeding habitat is limited but the Peace River is a spring and fall staging area for ducks and geese. Six plant species occur that are beyond their normal range (drooping wood reed, turned sedge, striped coralroot, low milkweed, clustered broom-rape, alpine aster).
|Land Use Framework Region||Upper Peace|