[HT/PC-MEDIUM] West Stony Creek (PNT) Natural Area

Surrounding the western half of Burnstick Lake, this PNT is about 15 km southwest of Caroline.

Figure 6, Land Use and Zoning Map, Burnstick Lake Management Plan, Alberta Environmental Protection, 1996.
Figure 6, Land Use and Zoning Map, Burnstick Lake Management Plan, Alberta Environmental Protection, 1996.

Map of the Area

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Other Information

Burntstick, the Intended Name for the lake was changed to Burnstick after it was misspelled in the 1950’s [1]. In 1996, the provincial government issued a management plan for the area including the PNT [2]. The NA is irregularly shaped and includes the lake inlet for the West Stony Creek. On the opposite side of the lake is East Stony Creek.

Site Statistics

Site NameWest Stony Creek (PNT)
Site TypeNatural Area
SubtypeProtective Notation (PNT)
Natural Region(s)Lower Foothills
O.C. No. (Land Ref. Manual)N/A
PASite ID (Map Ref #)550
Site # (Parks Website)N/A
Total Area202.81 ha. (501.14 ac.)
Recreation Activities
Operated By
Notes and Comments
Statistics and Details for West Stony Creek (PNT) Natural Area


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 2022-12-20).

  1. Burn Stick Lake Summer Village
  2. Burnstick Lake Management Plan

Further Reading

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
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    3. Add to log book for silence procedure
    4. Delete these notes.

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