Wildlife Values

Lakelse Lake is a valued stop-over for many species of migrating wildfowl and is renowned in particular for the once endangered Trumpeter swans. About 100 bird species have been counted in the area. There is also diverse wildlife populations including Kermodei, black, and grizzly bear, coyote, moose, deer, wolf, lynx, cougar, otter, beaver, and many smaller mammals that utilize the Lakelse watershed.