Nature and science

Kouchibouguac National Park

The park extends over 238 square kilometres of Maritime Plain Natural Region along New Brunswick’s scenic Acadian Coast. This mosaic of salt marshes, peat bogs, freshwater systems, Acadian woodland and sandy beaches has long captivated guests, one generation to the next.

Climate change

Climate change impacts on Kouchibouguac: Erosion, species loss, cultural heritage.

Protecting species at risk

The Multi-Species Action Plan helps guide the conservation work at Kouchibouguac.


The four main ecosystem types in the park: coastal, wetland, freshwater, and forest.


Commitment to conservation and recovery of species at risk and their habitats.

Dark-sky preserve

Kouchibouguac National Park has been designated a Dark Sky Preserve by the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada.


An overview of animal species that can be found in Kouchibouguac National Park.

Firewood Importation Ban

A prohibition on the importation of firewood into the park is in effect.


Overview of plant species from Kouchibouguac National Park.

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