Parks Canada fonds (Elk Island National Park
1928, 1935, n.d.
History: Located less than an hour away
from Edmonton, Alberta, Elk Island National Park of Canada
protects the wilderness of the aspen parkland, one of the
most endangered habitats in Canada. This beautiful oasis
is home to herds of free roaming plains bison, wood bison,
moose, deer, and elk. Also boasting over 250 species of
birds, the park is a bird watcher's paradise.
Be it for wildlife viewing, hiking, cross-country skiing,
picnicking or overnight camping, there is something for
everyone at Elk Island National Park.
Material: The digitized material from the Parks
Canada fonds consists of photographs of Ukrainian
pioneers who settled near the Elk Island National Park
here to view a full description of the Parks Canada fonds.