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Waste-Conscious Limerick

Waste-Conscious Limerick

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council
Conservation, Waste, Grade 5

This lesson plan invites students to create waste reduction themed limericks that Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council would be willing to post on their website.

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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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Environmental Learning and Experience: An Interdisciplinary Guide for Teachers

Environmental Learning and Experience: An Interdisciplinary Guide for Teachers

BC Ministry of Education
Appreciation of Nature, Conservation, Outdoor Ed, Post Secondary Research, Teacher PD

Although this guide is meant for teachers in British Columbia, it provides useful information for teachers of all grades and subjects on how to integrate environmental concepts into teaching and learning. Designed as a support...

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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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Sustainable Schools: Best Practice Guide

Sustainable Schools: Best Practice Guide

BC Ministry of Education
Appreciation of Nature, Conservation, Energy, Waste, Water, Post Secondary Research, Teacher PD

The Sustainable Schools Best Practices Guide (2010) has been developed to help schools implement actions that support reduction of greenhouse gases and encourage the wise use of resources. It is intended to promote behavioural change...

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The Great Canadian Birdathon: Birding for Conservation

The Great Canadian Birdathon: Birding for Conservation

Bird Studies Canada

This spring, the time you spend birding can help the very birds you're looking at. Join the Great Canadian Birdathon and conserve birds and biodiversity across Canada! It's so easy to participate. All you have to do is gather your sponsors...

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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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Stewards of Saskatchewan Program

Stewards of Saskatchewan Program

Nature Saskatchewan

Nature Saskatchewans Stewards of Saskatchewan (SOS) is a suite of five voluntary stewardship programs that engage rural landowners in conserving habitat in southern Saskatchewan to benefit: species at risk from disappearing prairie...

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Wilderness Preserved: Nature Saskatchewan Sanctuaries

Wilderness Preserved: Nature Saskatchewan Sanctuaries

Nature Saskatchewan

Nature Saskatchewan administers six sanctuaries as conservation areas, to prevent development, preserve habitat and for the enjoyment of its members and the general public. Although none are posted with 'No Trespassing' signs, to...

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Operation Burrowing Owl

Operation Burrowing Owl

Nature Saskatchewan

Nature Saskatchewan's Operation Burrowing Owl (OBO) was launched in 1987 to protect Burrowing Owl habitat from cultivation, monitor population changes, and increase awareness of the owl. Landowners voluntarily agree to conserve...

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The Saskatchewan Birding Trail Experience

The Saskatchewan Birding Trail Experience

Nature Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan has a wealth of birdwatching opportunities ranging from the fall migration of waterfowl to the spring rush of songbirds and shorebirds. It is our hope that this Birding Trail Guide will help you find and enjoy the many birding...

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Saskatchewan Bird Checklist

Saskatchewan Bird Checklist

Nature Saskatchewan

This checklist includes 439 species of birds recorded in Saskatchewan. There are 388 species that have been confirmed by a specimen, photograph or sound recording. Another 51 hypothetical species, lacking similar evidence, are listed...

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A Pocket Guide to the Rare Plants of Southern Saskatchewan

A Pocket Guide to the Rare Plants of Southern Saskatchewan

Nature Saskatchewan - Rare Plant Rescue Program
Outdoor Ed, Plants, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Environmental Science 20

THE Rare Plant Rescue (RPR) program is a unique voluntary stewardship program for Saskatchewan landowners with rare plants or rare plant habitat on their land. Launched in 2002, RPR aims to conserve rare plant habitat by building strong,...

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Plant Identification Field Guides

Plant Identification Field Guides

Saskatchewan Forage Council
Outdoor Ed, Plants, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 7, Environmental Science 20

The Saskatchewan Forage Council has recently completed the revision and development of four plant identification Field Guides including: Common Range Plants of Southern Saskatchewan , Common Range Plants of Northern Saskatchewan,...

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