Nature and science

Wapusk National Park

Wapusk National Park covers 11,475 square kilometres and supports a diverse ecosystem within its ranging biomes. Spanning from arctic tundra to boreal forest, more than 38 mammal species and 200 species of birds live here. The park is often known as one of the world’s largest polar bear maternity denning areas, drawing visitors and researchers alike to observe them in their habitat.

Science and conservation

Conserving and restoring ecological integrity is our first priority in park management.


Wapusk is home to a surprising number of animals and each of the park's major ecosystems has its own distinctive community.


Learn all about the flora found in Wapusk National Park, which is home to more than 1,000 species!

Landscape features

Find out how Wapusk’s fascinating geological history has shaped its current landscape features.

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