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Ejié Túé Ndáde

Ejié Túé Ndáde is a candidate IPCA located in the Dehcho Region extending from the northwest border of Wood Buffalo National Park. The 2,180 sq/km area includes Ejié Túé (Buffalo Lake) and Ejié Túé Dehé (Buffalo River) and is temporarily protected through the Dehcho region interim land withdrawal as part of the ongoing land, resources, and self-government negotiations. The land and water here is important culturally, has many archeological and sacred sites, and is a vital area for hunting, fishing, and trapping. There are wetlands in the area that are essential for migratory birds and waterfowl, as well as moose, beavers, muskrats, and fish.