Burnt Cape Ecological Reserve

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Burnt Cape Ecological Reserve
IUCN category II (national park)
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Burnt Cape
LocationRaleigh, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Nearest citySt. John's
Coordinates51°34′23″N 55°44′45″W / 51.57306°N 55.74583°W / 51.57306; -55.74583Coordinates: 51°34′23″N 55°44′45″W / 51.57306°N 55.74583°W / 51.57306; -55.74583
Area3.6 km2 (1.4 sq mi)
Governing bodyNewfoundland and Labrador, Dept. of Environment and Conservation
Burnt Cape Ecological Reserve is located in Newfoundland
Burnt Cape Ecological Reserve
Location of Burnt Cape, Newfoundland

Burnt Cape Ecological Reserve is a nature reserve located within the town of Raleigh, Newfoundland and Labrador, and just northwest of Pistolet Bay Provincial Park. It has a large area of exposed limestone and a naturally harsh climate that permits the growth of rare dwarf flora often found in arctic and alpine areas.[1]

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  1. ^ Burnt Cape Ecological Reserve, Newfoundland and Labrador, Dept. of Environment and Conservation

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