AREA CLOSURE - LM8 Campground

Issued: July 10, 2020

Ends: September 15, 2020

Banff Field Unit

 
WHAT:  Pursuant to Section 36(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, of the Canada National Parks Act, the following area is closed to all traffic and travel by order of the Superintendent:

 
WHERE: LM8 Campground is closed to all users.

 
WHY: To increase public safety, and minimize displacement of grizzly bears from prime food sources at a critical time of the year.
 

PENALTY:  Violators may be charged under the Canada National Parks Act: maximum penalty $25 000.

 
Start date: 10-Jul-20

 

End date: 15-Sep-20