Our ancestors ran the woods, hunted, and gathered trappaient what Mother Nature had best to offer the seasons.
Today these activities are still at the heart of people's lives here.
The flora of the boreal forest is rich and varied: carnivorous plants (purple pitcher or sundew plant), stunningly beautiful flowers (pogonie, marsh marigold ) , edible plants (juniper, sweet gale) , medicinal mushrooms (Ganoderma, chaga), medicinal plants (goldthread, Boreal clintonia) edible mushrooms (chanterelles, matsutake wrinkled pholiote) , herbs , spices and edible tubers.
In terms of wildlife, quality of wild environments offers a wide variety of habitats for wildlife.
To name a few of the species found in the area and you get a chance to see , black bear, moose, beaver, lynx , caribou, cougar , wolf, coyote , marten , weasel, and a large number of birds.