Fort McMurray—Athabasca – Proposed Boundaries

(Population: 103,262)

Consisting of that part of the Province of Alberta lying northerly and easterly of a line described as follows: commencing at the intersection of the east boundary of said province with the southerly limit of Lac La Biche County; thence generally westerly and generally southwesterly along said limit to the easterly limit of Smoky Lake County; thence generally southeasterly and generally southwesterly along said limit to the northerly limit of Two Hills County No. 21; thence generally northwesterly and generally westerly along said limit to the easterly limit of Thorhild County No. 7; thence generally southerly, westerly and generally northerly along the easterly, southerly and westerly limits of said county to the southerly limit of Athabasca County; thence generally westerly and generally northerly along the southerly and westerly limits of said county to the southerly limit of the Municipal District of Opportunity No. 17; thence westerly, generally northerly, westerly, northerly, westerly and northerly along the southerly and westerly limits of said municipal district to the north boundary of Tp 82; thence west along the north boundary of Tp 82 to the west boundary of R 13 W 5; thence north along the west boundary of R 13 W 5 to the southerly boundary of Woodland Cree Indian Reserve No. 228; thence generally northerly along the southerly, easterly and northerly boundaries of said Indian reserve to the west boundary of R 13 W 5 (on the most northerly boundary of said Indian reserve); thence north along the west boundary of R 13 W 5 to the north boundary of Tp 88; thence east along the north boundary of Tp 88 to the westerly limit of the Municipal District of Opportunity No. 17; thence northerly, easterly, northerly and easterly along the westerly and northerly limits of said municipal district to the westerly limit of the Specialized Municipality of Wood Buffalo; thence northerly along said limit and along the westerly boundary of Wood Buffalo National Park of Canada to the left bank of the Peace River; thence generally northeasterly along said bank to a point at latitude 58°41'21"N and longitude 113°55'32"W; thence easterly in a straight line to a point on the right bank of the Peace River at latitude 58°41'21"N and longitude 113°43'36"W; thence generally northerly along said bank to a point at latitude 58°42'00"N and longitude 113°43'25"W; thence northerly in a straight line to a point on an unnamed trail at latitude 58°45'55"N and longitude 113°43'25"W; thence westerly in a straight line to a point on the westerly boundary of Wood Buffalo National Park of Canada at latitude 58°45'55"N and longitude 114°00'00"W; thence northerly, westerly and northerly along said boundary to the north boundary of the Province of Alberta.



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