[HT/PC-SIMPLE] Telfordville (PNT) Natural Area


Located 45 km west of Leduc on Strawberry Creek and named for a former mayor of Leduc.

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Topographical map of Telfordville (PNT) Natural Area; the square is the approximate center of the site. Image courtesy of https://atlas.gc.ca/toporama.
Topographical map of Telfordville (PNT) Natural Area; the square is the approximate center of the site. Image courtesy of https://atlas.gc.ca/toporama.

Map of the Area

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Other Information

The land that surrounds Strawberry Creek in the Telfordville Natural Area is thick with mature aspen, peppered with balsam poplar and white spruce, and reinforced with diverse shrub and herb layers [1]. The surrounding land is private and access may require permission from Range Road 24’s terminus [2]

Telfordville (red square). Image courtesy of Leduc County, Land Ownership Map.
Telfordville (red square). Image courtesy of Leduc County, Land Ownership Map.

Telfordville is Named for Robert Telford, former Leduc mayor and member of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta.[3]

Site Statistics

Site NameTelfordville (PNT)
Site TypeNatural Area
SubtypeProtective Notation (PNT)
Natural Region(s)Dry Mixedwood
O.C. No. (Land Ref. Manual)N/A
PASite ID (Map Ref #)455
Site # (Parks Website)N/A
Total Area64.35 ha. (159.02 ac.)
Steward-Status
Recreation Activities
IUCN
Operated By
Notes and Comments
Statistics and Details for Telfordville (PNT) Natural Area

References

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 (All links accessed on 2022-12-29).

  1. Von Hauff, Donna. Alberta’s ParksРOur Legacy. Edmonton: Alberta Recreation, Parks & Wildlife Foundation, 1992, p. 118.
  2. Maps – Leduc County (leduc-county.com)
  3. Telfordville – Wikipedia

Further Reading

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