Waterton Glacier International Peace Park World Heritage Site

Official name
Waterton Glacier International Peace Park | UNESCO
Country
Canada
Continent
North America
Location
Province of Alberta, Canada; State of Montana, USA
48.9960° Lat, -113.9041° Lon
Code
354
Time Zone
America/Toronto, EDT -0400
Current Time
Category
Natural
Description
Inscribed 1995. In 1932 Waterton Lakes National Park (Alberta, Canada) was combined with the Glacier National Park (Montana, United States) to form the world's first International Peace Park. Situated on the border between the two countries and offering outstanding scenery, the park is exceptionally rich in plant and mammal species as well as prairie, forest, and alpine and glacial features.