Îles de Contrecoeur National Wildlife Area .: CW66-390/2017E-PDF
"Îles de Contrecoeur National Wildlife Area (NWA) was created in 1981 to conserve a remarkable network of breeding habitats for waterfowl in the Montréal area. This 300-hectare protected area is located in the St. Lawrence River near the city of Contrecoeur, about 50 kilometres northeast of Montréal. The NWA consists of 22 low-lying islands and alluvial islets surrounded by marshes and grassbeds, most of which are fully submerged during spring flooding."
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|Department/Agency|| Canada. Environment and Climate Change Canada. |
Canadian Wildlife Service. Quebec Region.
|Title||Îles de Contrecoeur National Wildlife Area .|
|Other language editions||[French]|
|Earlier edition||Îles de Contrecoeur National Wildlife Area|
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|Note(s)|| Issued also in French under title: Réserve nationale de faune des îles de Contrecoeur. |
Incorrect catalogue number (CW66-390/2015E-PDF) and ISBN (978-1-100-23336-9) printed in this publication.
Issued also in print format.
|Publishing information||[Gatineau, QC] : Environment and Climate Change Canada, c2017.|
|Description|| p. : col. ill.|
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|Subject terms||Conservation areas|
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