- The calcareous barrens in the Watts Point Ecological Reserve support a unique variety of rare and endangered plants.
- The Yellow Lady's -slipper is an uncommon orchid that can be seen on the limestone barrens at Watt's Point.
- Fiery Louswort is one of the rare arctic-alpine plants found at Watt's Point Ecological Reserve
Watt's Point Ecological ReserveEddies Cove
These calcareous barrens are unique, supporting many species of plants not found elsewhere in Newfoundland. Many of the plant species are rare and endangered. Requires a hike from access road. Contact Natural Areas for more information.
Locations & Dates
- Route 430, Eddies Cove
- 51.4619, -56.2617
- Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2019
- There is no fee for entry into the reserve. Some activities (such as research, tours or commercial operations) require a permit.