Environmental Science 20


Destination Conservation Saskatchewan

Destination Conservation Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Environmental Society

Here are a number of resources and lesson plans relating to Energy, water and waste. Destination Conservation Saskatchewan (DCS) is a practical, student-driven, activity-based program that brings environmental education alive in...

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25 Acts of Energy Conservation

25 Acts of Energy Conservation

Saskatchewan Environmental Society / Saskatchewan Science Centre

25 Acts of Energy Conservation is a K to 12, province-wide action campaign that promotes energy conservation all school year, culminating in a month of daily activities between Earth Hour and Earth Day (March 23 to April 27).

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Boreal Watershed Monitoring Project

Boreal Watershed Monitoring Project

Saskatchewan Environmental Society

The?Boreal Water Monitoring project is a partnership between SES, the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment, the University of Saskatchewan, and the elders, teachers, and students at each participating school. Students from several...

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Composting Fact Sheets

Composting Fact Sheets

Victoria Compost Education Centre

The Victoria Compost Education Centre website has numerous fact sheets on different types of composting. This particular fact sheet focuses on a type useful in a school setting called vermicomposting or composting indoors with worms.

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Product Life Cycle Activity

Product Life Cycle Activity

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This lesson helps students trace the life cycle of a favourite product to determine the environmental impact of the things people purchase, from the raw materials to the disposal of the waste product.

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Composting on the Prairies

Composting on the Prairies

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

The Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council?s informational DVD, Home Composting on the Prairies, provides basic information on how to compost kitchen and yard waste easily and effectively. Composting is an efficient way to deal with up...

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Hands-on Compost Demonstration

Hands-on Compost Demonstration

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This lesson plan organizes students into groups that represent the main ingredients of compost: green materials, brown materials, water, air and soil. With the exception of the person designatedas Air, participants are grouped...

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Community 3Rs Poster Activity

Community 3Rs Poster Activity

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This lesson plan includes instructions on how students can make a community poster that can promote the 3Rs.

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School Waste Audit Resource

School Waste Audit Resource

Waste Reduction Week in Canada

Learn more about the waste your school is generating, as a first step to beginning to reduce.

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Composting Resource

Composting Resource

Waste Reduction Week in Canada

Instructions on how to make a variety of composters for organic waste.

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Waste Reduction Week: School Resource Kit

Waste Reduction Week: School Resource Kit

Waste Reduction Week in Canada

By participating in Waste Reduction Week in Canada, the third week of October, you are about to embark on an exciting campaign of waste reduction that has become an annual event involving thousands of Canadians from across the country....

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Waste Reduction Week Information

Waste Reduction Week Information

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

This website provides a number of ideas on ways to participate as a school, household and community in the national waste reduction week during October of each year.

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Fresh Water Quality Monitoring & Surveillance

Fresh Water Quality Monitoring & Surveillance

Environment Canada
Conservation, Waste, Water, Grade 8, Environmental Science 20

The Fresh Water Quality Monitoring & Surveillance Division focuses on regular monitoring, surveillance and reporting on fresh water quality, and aquatic ecosystem status and trends.

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Water Resources

Water Resources

Environment Canada
Conservation, Waste, Water, Grade 8, Environmental Science 20

Learn more about Environment Canada's role in water management, and how the Department is helping to ensure that our water resources are used wisely, both economically and ecologically.

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Last Mountain Bird Observatory

Last Mountain Bird Observatory

Nature Saskatchewan

The facility is open during the spring and fall migrations (May, August and September), and encourages visitors to the site and volunteers to assist in the monitoring program. The public has the rare opportunity to see many bird species up...

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PlantWatch

PlantWatch

Nature Saskatchewan

PlantWatch, part of the suite of NatureWatch programs, is a Canada-wide network of volunteers who record the blooming times for common plant species in their province. Information collected by PlantWatchers is a valuable tool to track...

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Nature Quest

Nature Quest

Nature Saskatchewan

The Nature Quest program creates opportunities for people of all ages to grow in their appreciation of the environment and their understanding of the land. Participants are taken on an engaging journey into the unique wildlife habitats...

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Inner Nature

Inner Nature

Nature Saskatchewan

Inner Nature is a new programming area of Nature Saskatchewan, which promotes our vision of humanity in harmony with nature, through unique film screening events about Jim Settee, a Saskatchewan Cree Elder who was part of nature, who...

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