Îles de Contrecoeur National Wildlife Area

National wildlife reserve Region : Montérégie City : Contrecoeur

This National Wildlife Area was established in 1981 to conserve a remarkable network of breeding habitats for waterfowl. This 300-hectare (741-acre) protected area is located in the St. Lawrence River near the town of Contrecoeur. It consists of 22 low-lying islands and alluvial islets surrounded by marshes and grass beds.

Toll free : 1 800 668-6767


Activities and services


  • Hunting
  • Wildlife observation
  • Fishing
  • Body of water

Schedules and rates

Open year round