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Waterton Glacier International Peace Park

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Type  Natural
Reference no.  354
Designated as world heritage site  1995 (19th session)
Criteria  vii, ix
Province  Alberta
Formed  June 18, 1932
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Region  Europe and North America
Location  Alberta, Canada and Montana, United States
Governing body  Parks Canada, U.S. National Park Service
State Party  Canada and the United States

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The Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park is the union of the Waterton Lakes National Park in Canada and the Glacier National Park in the United States. Both parks are declared Biosphere Reserves by UNESCO and their union as a World Heritage Site.

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The union of the parks was achieved through the efforts of Rotary International members from Alberta and Montana, on June 18, 1932. The dedication address was given by Sir Charles Arthur Mander, 2nd Baronet.

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The two parks are administered separately and have separate entrance fees.

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Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park Wikipedia


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