Canada Parks Day History
Canada Parks Day seeks to raise awareness about the national parks and historic sites in Canada. This day encourages families to enjoy the numerous parks and historic sites scattered across Canada and to learn more about their history. There are 48 national parks and 171 national historic sites under Canada's national park administration as of 2020.
Canada Parks day has been around since the founding of the Parks Canada Agency in 1911. This agency is tasked with protecting Canada’s National Parks and landmarks. This day is observed annually on the third Saturday of July.
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Canada Parks Day References and Related Siteswww.seewhatgrows.org: Canada Parks Day www.westjetmagazine.com: Facts about Canada's National Parks www.newswire.ca: Parks Canada