Canada | Oil firms, First Nations work together to make Kitaskino Nuwenëné Wildland Provincial Park

More than 166,000 hectares of boreal forest in Wood Buffalo has officially been designated as a wildland conservation area, making the Kitaskino Nuwenëné Wildland the province’s newest provincial park.

Meaning “Our Land” in both Cree and Dene, the park is located just south of Wood Buffalo National Park near Fort Chipewyan.

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