About "National & Provincial Parks"

Canada’s network of national and provincial parks, marine conservation areas and historic sites protects the country’s most treasured natural and cultural spaces.

Learn to Camp Parliament Hill
Photo: Alexandra Pope/Canadian Geographic
With its Learn to Camp program, Parks Canada is helping urban Canadians experience the great outdoors 
Photo: Bill Brooks/Alamy/All Canada Photos
Land that had been part of the park since 2015 will be federally recognized if Senate passes bill C-18  
canadas coolest school trip
Photo: Parks Canada
A grade eight class from Alberta's Lethbridge Christian School is heading to Nova Scotia on an all-expenses-paid field trip
Torngat Mountains and Nachvak Fiord
Photo: Michelle Valberg
Canadian Geographic Photographer-in-Residence Michelle Valberg offers a glimpse at her journey to Torngat Mountains National Park in Labrador
Canada's protected areas
Map: Chris Brackley/Can Geo
Visualize all of the parks, wildlife areas, forest and marine reserves across Canada to compare how much of each province and territory has been protected
How national parks are helping to conserve species
Base map: Chris Brackley/Canadian Geographic
From plains bison in Elk Island National Park to beluga whales in Saguenay-St. Lawrence Marine Park, Parks Canada is leading the charge on these crucial wildlife recovery programs 
Photo: Megan Lorenz
Photographer Megan Lorenz shares her experience shooting in Canada's oldest provincial park
algonquin park wolf
Photo: Erika Squires/Can Geo Photo Club
Province implements hunting and trapping ban in four provincial parks
Ivvavik National Park landscape
Photo: Steyr/ Wikimedia Commons
Parks Canada wants the public to nominate Canadian places worthy of UNESCO World Heritage status. Here are the six sites still on the waiting list.
Qausuittuq National Park
Photo: Marlis Butcher
In Canada's high Arctic, endangered Peary caribou now have a protected home
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