Restricted Activity: Research as a designated activity

Issued: January 01, 2022

Research as a designated activity

Effective date

January 1 to December 31

Where

Includes all areas within Jasper National Park

What

Pursuant to section 7.1(2) of the National Parks General Regulations, the Superintendent of Jasper National Park hereby designates all natural, archaeological or social science research as a "designated activity" requiring authorization in the form of a Research Permit.

Note

Research includes all scientific activities pertaining to natural, archaeological or social science studies that involve fieldwork, collection of archaeological and natural objects (or specimens), and/or have the potential to disturb resources, visitors, residents or Parks Canada employees.

Penalty

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