Coniferous and mixedwood forest with wetland patches along River Denys
Habitats for rare and vulnerable species
Habitat for nationally threatened and provincially vulnerable Wood Turtle
Rare plant communities associated with gypsum deposits
Rich floodplains, seasonally flooded flats and riparian ecosystems
More than 4 kms of frontage on River Denys providing important brook trout habitat
Canoeing, fishing, hunting and trapping
Young and mature stands of spruce, fir and larch
Some recent harvesting and silviculture activity
Avoiding extensive wetlands and riparian areas reduces operable area
Medium to high mineral potential
Medium to high petroleum potential
Low to medium wind potential
Legal protection of portion (18 ha) subject to addressing mineral rights.
Electrical infrastructure requirements to be addressed in consultation with NSPI.