Protecting the Castle

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Castle riverThe Castle is a necessary link

As part of the Crown of the Continent ecosystem, the Castle Wilderness area is the south corridor of connectivity for species moving between the US, Alberta, BC, and the Yukon.

The Castle is vital habitat

There is an abundance of biodiversity in the Castle Wilderness and the unique ecosystem sustains many species of rare wildlife.

The Castle is a source of water

Watersheds throughout and beyond southern Alberta depend on the headwaters that begin in the Castle Wilderness.

Perseverance pays off with protection of wild places

On January 28, 2017 the Calgary Herald published an insightful op-ed by long-time conservation advocate Stephan Legault. In Alberta, we’re a steadfast lot who know that if something is really important, we have to hold tight and keep our eye on the horizon. So it...

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The Castle-Crown Wilderness Coalition is dedicated to protecting the Castle Wilderness

Advocacy

The CCWC is a voice for the Castle Wilderness, promoting the legislated protection of the area for current and future Albertans.

Stewardship

With the help of volunteers, the CCWC supports the ongoing care and monitoring of this unique region.