As is often the case, a change in government has led to a realignment of portfolios in Alberta. Formerly part of the Ministry of Environment and Sustainable Resource Development, as of 10 June 2015 Alberta Parks falls under the auspices of Alberta Environment and Parks. The URL for the new department is, although information on Peter Lougheed Provincial Park and other Alberta provincial parks can still be found at


For the official government press release announcing the change, click here.