Kouchibouguac National Park
Parc national Kouchibouguac

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Golden sand dunes, estuaries brimming with life, warm ocean beaches, Mi’gmaq and Acadian culture, the starry spectacle of a Dark Sky Preserve and snowbound winter activities weave together the compelling tapestry of Kouchibouguac National Park.

Source: Parks Canada Website (2022)

Established: 1969

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Management Documents

Management Plan / Plan directeur (Parks Canada, 2010)

Management Plan / Plan directeur (Parks Canada, 2021)

Management Plan Consultation Newsletter / Bulletin de consultation sur le plan de gestion (Parks Canada, Winter 2021)

Multi-species Action Plan for Kouchibouguac National Park of Canada and associated National Historic Sites of Canada / Plan d'action visant des espèces multiples dans le parc national du Canada Kouchibouguac et les lieux historiques nationaux du Canada associés Species at Risk Act Action Plan Series / Loi sur les espèces en péril Série de Plans d'action (Parks Canada, 2016)

Historical Documents

Data from the Black River Fish Counting Fence, Kouchibouguac National Park, from 1984 to 1992 (Parks Canada, 1993)

Forest insects and tree diseases in national parks in the Maritime Provinces Information Report M-X-54 (E.G. Kettela and G.V. Moran, Canadian Forest Service, July 1975)

Historical forest condition in and around Kouchibouguac National Park, NB (Donna Crossland and Judy Loo, Natural Resources Canada, Forest Health and Biodiversity News, Vol. 11 No. 1, Spring 2007)

Human History of Kouchibouguac National Park Microfiche Report Series No. 245 (Éloi DeGrâce, Parks Canada, 1984)

Inventaire des moules d'eau douce dans les rivières Kouchibouguac, Kouchibouguacis, et Black du Parc national Kouchibouguac, Nouveau-Brunswick Ecosystem Monitoring and Data Reports / Rapport de surveillance et de données relatives aux écosystèmes No. 6 (Audrey Beaudet, Éric Tremblay and André Martel, Parks Canada, 2002)

MtDNA Analyses on Hair Samples Confirm Cougar, Puma concolor, Presence in Southern New Brunswick, Eastern Canada (A.-S. Bertrand, S. Kenn, D. Gallant, E. Tremblay, L. Vasseur and R. Wissink, extract from The Canadian Field-Naturalist, Vol. 120 No. 4, 2006, ©The Ottawa Field-Naturalists' Club)

New and noteworthy records of Orthoptera and allies in the Maritimes and the Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec (Paul M. Catling, Donald F. McAlpine and Christopher I. G. Adam, Gilles Belliveau, Denis Doucet, Aaron D. Fairweather, David Malloch, Dwayne L. Sabine, A. W. Thomas, extract from The Canadian Field-Naturalist, Vol. 127 No. 4, 2013, ©The Ottawa Field-Naturalists' Club)

Orthoptera and allies in the Maritime provinces, Canada: new records and updated provincial checklists (John Klymko, Paul Catling, Jeffrey B. Ogden, Robert W. Harding, Donald F. McAlpine, Sarah L. Robinson, Denis A. Doucet and Christoper I.G. Adam, extract from The Canadian Field-Naturalist, Vol. 132 No. 4, 2018, ©The Ottawa Field-Naturalists' Club)

Plankton Community Structure and Productivity in the Kouchibouguac National Park Estuaries: Part I. Preliminary Results From the Ice-Free Season, 1997 Ecosystem Monitoring and Data Reports / Rapport de surveillance et de données relatives aux écosystèmes No. 4 (R. Bernier, S. Désormeaux, E. Tremblay, A. Locke, I. Kaczmarska, G. Klassen and P. Strain, Parks Canada, 1998)

Returning the Voices to Kouchibouguac National Park / Le retour des voix au parc national Kouchibouguac (2013)

Spatial and temporal variation in fish assemblages in three small unpolluted estuarine rivers and associated lagoons in Kouchibouguac National Park, southern Gulf of St. Lawrence, Canada (Amanda M. Bremner, D. A. Methven, Kelly R. Munkittrick and Katherine A. Frego, extract from The Canadian Field-Naturalist, Vol. 129 No. 2, 2015, ©The Ottawa Field-Naturalists' Club)

Supplemental Climate Information for Kouchibouguac National Park Draft (Scott Parker and Hilary Harrop Archibald, Parks Canada, August 27, 2019)

The First French-Canadian National Parks: Kouchibouguac and Forillon in History and Memory (Ronald Rudin, extract from Journal of the Canadian Historical Association, Vol. 22 No. 1, 2011, ©Canadian Historical Association)

The Fish Community and Use of the Kouchibouguac and Richibucto Estuaries by Striped Bass During the Spring and Summer of 1997 and 1998 Technical Reports in Ecosystem Science No. 32 / Rapports techniques en science des écosytèmes no 32 (M. Robinson, S. Courtenay, T. Benfey and E. Tremblay, Parks Canada, 2001)

Winter Distribution of Striped Bass (Morone saxatilis) and Associated Environmental Conditions in Kouchibouguac National Park During 1996-1997 Ecosystem Monitoring and Data Reports / Rapport de surveillance et de données relatives aux écosystèmes No. 3 (R. G. Bradford, E. Tremblay and G. Chaput, Parks Canada, 1998)


Naturally Captivating - Kouchibouguac National Park (Parks Canada) 18:57 (Sound Venture Productions, 2013)

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Last Updated: 03-Apr-2023