Kennedy Coulee Ecological Reserve

Alberta Parks

Information & Facilities

Information: 403-893-3777
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Park Management

Classification Ecological Reserve
Legislation Wilderness Areas, Ecological Reserves, Natural Areas and Heritage Rangelands Act
Park Size 2,640.00 Acres / 1,068.37 Ha
Legal Boundary O.C. 690/87
Administration / Information 403-893-3777
Regional Office South Regional Office
District Cypress
Natural Region Grassland - Dry Mixedgrass
Natural Region Description

Kennedy Coulee contains rolling terrain and a variety of plant communities. These include: blue gama, June and northern wheat grasses; lichens; deep rooted shrubs; white and purple prairie-clovers; aspen and hybrid poplars; water birch; saskatoon; wild rose; and goosberry. Wildlife species include: brown thrasher, black-billed cuckoo, gray catbird, Weidmeyers admiral butterfly, golden eagle, ferruginous hawk, prairie falcon, prairie rattlesnake, short-horned lizard and antelope.

Land Use Framework Region South Saskatchewan
Updated: Jul 25, 2022