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Cardiff Mountains - Ecological Reserve

Cardiff Mountain Ecological Reserve

Date Established: 1974
Size: 65 ha
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Ecological Reserves are areas in British Columbia selected to preserve representative and special natural ecosystems, plant and animal species, features, and phenomena. Ecological Reserves provide the highest level of protection for the maintenance of physical and biological diversity while allowing for research and educational activities. Click here for more information on Ecological Reserves.

Cardiff Mountain Ecological Reserve was established to protect a site having outstanding basalt columns.

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Detailed Ecological Reserve Description

BC Parks has created a detailed description of each Ecological Reserve to support current or potential education and research. Each account includes physical, biological, and cultural information as well as management concerns regarding the Ecological Reserve, with references to supporting documents where available. Additional documents may also be made available, upon request.

Detailed Description

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Location and Maps

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70km SW of Hanceville, Chilcotin District

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Ecological Zones

Biogeoclimatic Ecosystem Classification information

Sub-boreal Pine-spruce
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Management Planning

The approved Purpose Statement for this Ecological Reserve is now available.