Wood Buffalo park is
located partly in northern Alberta and partly in the Northwest Territories on the west side of the Athabaska river. It is a very large park, set aside many years ago. I am advised that it comprises 17,300 square miles. It was set aside for the purpose of providing a sanctuary for the wood buffalo. In more recent years some buffalo from the prairies have been moved to that park. It is really a game sanctuary, located in the northern part of Alberta and, to the extent of roughly one-third, in the Northwest Territories.