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Species at Risk Public Registry

Government of Canada
Animals, Conservation, Plants, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Environmental Science 20

The Public Registry is your source for news, information, and documents related to species at risk in Canada. This web site has been designed to help you better understand Canada's approach to protecting and recovering species at risk,...

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Saskatchewan's Native Prairie: Taking Stock of a Vanishing Ecosystem and Dwindling Resource

Saskatchewan's Native Prairie: Taking Stock of a Vanishing Ecosystem and Dwindling Resource

Native Plant Society of Saskatchwan, Inc.

This booklet is intended to provide an appreciation for the impact that settlement has had on Saskatchewan's prairie landscape. It is not intended to cast blame toward any sector of the population. Rather it is to recognize that the...

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Native Plant Material and Services Supplier List

Native Plant Material and Services Supplier List

Native Plant Society of Saskatchwan, Inc.

The Native Plant Society of Saskatchewan (NPSS) provides this list to support and promote the use of native plants. We hope that through the use of native plants, people will come to understand and appreciate their importance, thereby...

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On the Prairie Online Activities and Resources

On the Prairie Online Activities and Resources

Native Plant Society of Saskatchwan, Inc.
Animals, Conservation, Plants

Every year the Native Plant Society of Saskatchewan travels to the prairie and explores cool animals and plants of this fascinating ecosystem. We discover why prairies are important to the way we live and what humans do to impact this...

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Build a Prairie

Build a Prairie

Native Plant Society of Saskatchwan, Inc.

The prairie is one of North America's great ecosystems and a vital habitat for many plants and animals. Over 98% of the prairie has been lost in the past 150 years but some people are trying to bring it back, hectare by hectare. Restoring a...

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Native Plants in the Classroom

Native Plants in the Classroom

Native Plant Society of Saskatchwan, Inc.

Native Plants in the Classroom is a project designed to connect youth with nature. This project will educate and involve youth across Saskatchewan in native plants and habitats (including species at risk) through classroom and outdoor...

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The Watershed Game

The Watershed Game

Native Plant Society of Saskatchwan, Inc.

This online Watershed Game is an interactive way to get students learning about watersheds and how we can protect them. Students are able to make decisions to manage the watershed in our national parks, agriculture, neighbourhood and...

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Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station Tours

Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station Tours

Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station, Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation

The Fort Qu'Appelle Fish Culture Station is the only fish hatchery in Saskatchewan that stocks fish for public angling opportunities. We are open for tours from May 1st to Labour Day (Sept. 7th), 9am-4pm. Tours are free and they can be...

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Gardening Fact Sheets

Gardening Fact Sheets

Regina Floral Conservatory

The Regina Floral Conservatory aims to promote environmental stewardship through a series of gardening fact sheets, teaching appreciation of growing plants and basic gardening practices to the general public. Visit the Regina Floral...

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Lil' Gardeners Club

Lil' Gardeners Club

Regina Floral Conservatory
Plants, Soil, Early Childhood

Lil' Gardeners Club is open to children from birth to age five and their parents and grandparents. The program provides a great opportunity for these preschoolers to experience the Conservatory and all it has to offer and for parents to get...

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Create a Wetland World with Paper Animals

Create a Wetland World with Paper Animals

Ducks Unlimited Canada
Animals, Habitats and Ecosystems, Plants, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

This cross curricular, multi-lingual activity linked with the Wetlands and the World resource helps students develop a paper-model diorama for the classroom while learning about some of the different animals in the wetland food web.

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Wetlands and the World

Wetlands and the World

Ducks Unlimited Canada
Animals, Habitats and Ecosystems, Plants, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

This Wetlands and the World teachers guide provides ways for exploring wetlands across cultures and recognizing the value of wetlands in maintaining a healthy world for all of us. This program is linked to the elementary school...

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Taking Action!

Taking Action!

Ducks Unlimited Canada
Animals, Habitats and Ecosystems, Plants, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

Project Webfoot, DUC's elementary school program, links specifically to the Grade 4 to 6 curricula in jurisdictions across Canada. It creates the opportunity for students to apply their learning and connect with nature through safe,...

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How to Deliver a Wetland Field Trip

How to Deliver a Wetland Field Trip

Ducks Unlimited Canada
Animals, Habitats and Ecosystems, Plants, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6

Project Webfoot, DUC's elementary school program, links specifically to the Grade 4 to 6 curricula in jurisdictions across Canada. It creates the opportunity for students to apply their learning and connect with nature through safe,...

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Always Changing Ecosystems

Always Changing Ecosystems

EcoKids / Earth Care Canada

You will need to sign up for a free account in order to access any EcoKids resources but it is definitely worth it. In this lesson, students will learn about an ecosystem, and actively participate in a game that simulates one.

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What is Biological Diversity?

What is Biological Diversity?

EcoKids / Earth Care Canada

You will need to sign up for a free account in order to access any EcoKids resources but it is definitely worth it. Students play a round of musical chairs using drawings of different species in a food web. The disappearance of chairs signals...

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How do Farmers Grow Food Around the World?

How do Farmers Grow Food Around the World?

EcoKids / Earth Care Canada

You will need to sign up for a free account in order to access any EcoKids resources but it is definitely worth it. There is a dual focus for this activity: investigating the origin of and growing methods for a food, and growing a garden. Over...

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Can Farming Affect Biodiversity?

Can Farming Affect Biodiversity?

EcoKids / Earth Care Canada

You will need to sign up for a free account in order to access any EcoKids resources but it is definitely worth it. Students play a detective mission game in which they visit a farm and surrounding area and observe differences in ecosystems...

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