Jasper National Park

Restricted Activity: Research as a designated activity

Issued: December 29, 2023

Ends: December 31, 2024

Effective date

January 1 to December 31


Pursuant to section 7.1(2) of the National Parks General Regulations, the Superintendent of Jasper National Park hereby designates all natural, archaeological or social science research as a "designated activity" requiring authorization in the form of a Research Permit.


All areas within Jasper National Park of Canada.


Research includes all scientific activities pertaining to natural, archaeological or social science studies that involve fieldwork, collection of archaeological and natural objects (or specimens), and/or have the potential to disturb resources, visitors, residents or Parks Canada employees.


Violators may be charged under the Canada National Parks Act: maximum penalty $25 000.

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