The mandate of Parks Canada exists to protect and preserve nationally significant examples of Canada’s natural and cultural heritage. Parks Canada also fosters public understanding, appreciation and enjoyment in ways that ensure Canada’s historical, ecological and commemorative integrity for both present and future generations.
What Parks Canada does in Waterton Lakes National Park
Parks Canada strives to maintain the ecology, integrity and biodiversity of Waterton Lakes National Park while at the same time creating a welcoming environment that will draw respectful visitors to experience all that this area has to offer.
Parks Canada achieves this by: