[HT*/PC-Simple] Island Lake Natural Area (PNT)

This very small Natural Area is located on a former [HT: ?, still looks like an island on Google Maps] island in the middle of its namesake lake. The lake which is just east of the Alberta/British Columbia border on Highway 3.

Screen capture from the SAPAA-Google Map of island Lake Natural Area.
Screen capture from the SAPAA-Google Map of island Lake Natural Area.

Map of the Area

Any maps and map views are for general information only. Do not rely on them for navigation or to determine legal boundaries.

Other Information

The downside of descriptive names, such as “Island Lake” is that there are other lakes with Islands. [HT; Omit? Trivial?] At least one other such named lake (Island Lake Campground – Athabasca County) exists. Isle Lake NaturalĀ Area is a slight derivation of this name. [HT: our rule: no links in text, other than SAPAA info?]

Site Statistics

Site NameIsland Lake (PNT)
Site TypeNatural Area
SubtypeProtective Notation (PNT)
Natural Region(s)Montane
O.C. No. (Land Ref. Manual)N/A
PASite ID (Map Ref #)59
Site # (Parks Website)N/A
Total Area0.85 ha. (2.09 ac.)
Recreation Activities
Operated By
Notes and Comments
Statistics and Details for Island Lake (PNT)


The following links are provided as a courtesy but are not verified or endorsed by SAPAA. Clicking on the link will cause you to leave the SAPAA website. Primary source of information is the Government of Alberta.

Editing, Review and Silence Procedure

  1. FRANK: Publish page
  2. HUBERT/PATSY: Assign page for editing by update tbd in the Title (4-
  3. Review for readability and alignment to SAPAA organizational reputation.
  4. Best available image
  5. Review for accuracy including:
    1. Correct map and site statistics
    2. Area size is correct
    3. Standards (e.g. use of hyphens, spelling, etc.)
    4. References are accessible and and notes match
  6. Review for formatting, e.g.: Centered captions, No empty blocks
  7. TEAM: Last walk through
    1. Any final discussion or notes
    2. Remove [name] from title
    3. Add to log book for silence procedure
    4. Delete these notes.

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