The last natural nesting habitat for the Whooping Crane is in Wood Buffalo National Park. When conservation efforts started in 1939 there were only 16 Whooping Cranes in the wild. As of 2011, there were an estimated 437 in the wild but their future is far from certain.
The Town of Fort Smith offers a unique blend of northern living and municipal amenities. The affordable housing and abundance of recreational activities attracts families and businesses who appreciate the vibrant community atmosphere. We welcome you to drop into Town Hall at any time. For more information on any services please see the headings at the top of the page. If you don't see what you're looking for, don't hestitate to contact us.