PP zone

Important Protected Areas

Protected Areas are ranked based on their importance as gene conservation reserves in the zone and in BC. Ranking is based on populations sizes of 10 and 5 ha cumulative cover.

For information on methods see notes or Hamann, A., Smets, P., Aitken, S. N. and Yanchuk, A. D. 2005. An ecogeographic framework for in situ conservation of forest trees in British Columbia. Can. J. For. Res. 35:2553-2561.



 

 

  zone BC  
Protected Areas 10 ha 5 ha 10 ha 5 ha Species, estimated cumulative cover in ha
Lac Du Bois Grasslands 1 1 12 8 Acergla 32, Betuocc 25, Junisco 9, Pinupon 188, Pseumen 160
Okanagan Mountain 2 3 19 25 Acergla 28, Betuocc 26, Pinupon 307, Prunvir 3, Pseumen 222
South Okanagan Grasslands (PA) 3 5 15 16 Acergla 11, Betuocc 10, Pinupon 121, Pseumen 87
Vaseux (PA) 4 6 70 107 Acergla 13, Betuocc 12, Pinupon 141, Pseumen 102
White Lake Grasslands (PA) 5 7 121 139 Acergla 32, Betuocc 29, Pinupon 347, Prunvir 3, Pseumen 250
Anarchist (PA) 6 9 255 323 Pinupon 19, Pseumen 14
Antoine/Fred 7 10 67 54 Acergla 4, Betuocc 3, Pinupon 21, Pseumen 18
Arrowstone 8 2 34 32 Acergla 8, Betuocc 6, Pinupon 45, Pseumen 38
Arthur Seat 9 8 159 84 Acergla 5, Betuocc 4, Pinupon 32, Pseumen 27
Myra Bellevue (PA) 11 13 41 37 Pinupon 19, Pseumen 14
Bear Creek 10 11 301 370 Pinupon 17, Pseumen 12
Shorthorn Creek 12 4 295 161 Acergla 8, Betuocc 7, Pinupon 48, Pseumen 41
Skihist 13 15 302 373 Acergla 3, Pinupon 17, Pseumen 14
Snowy (PA) 14 16 20 15 Acergla 4, Betuocc 4, Pinupon 44, Pseumen 31
Stein Valley 15 17 29 30 Acergla 5, Betuocc 4, Pinupon 29, Pseumen 24
Tranquille (ER) 16 18 296 354 Pinupon 15, Pseumen 12
Wasa Lake 17 21 303 376 Pinupon 14, Pseumen 11
White Lake 18 22 193 243 Pinupon 17, Pseumen 12
Skaha Bluffs 19 14 395 372 Pinupon 14, Pseumen 10
Monck na 12 na 371 Pinupon 6, Pseumen 5
Trout Creek (ER) na 19 na 374 Pinupon 7, Pseumen 5
Turnbull Creek na 20 na 375 Pinupon 10, Pseumen 7