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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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Loggerhead Shrike

Loggerhead Shrike

Nature Saskatchewan
Animals, Conservation, Plants, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Environmental Science 20

This fact sheet provides background information on the Loggerhead Shrike, why its population is declining and possible ways to help.

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Burrowing Owls in Saskatchewan

Burrowing Owls in Saskatchewan

Nature Saskatchewan
Animals, Conservation, Plants, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Environmental Science 20

This fact sheet provides background information on the Burrowing Owl, why its population is declining and possible ways to help.

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Prairie Conservation Action Plan Fact Sheet

Prairie Conservation Action Plan Fact Sheet

Saskatchewan Prairie Conservation Action Plan
Animals, Conservation, Plants, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 7, Environmental Science 20

This fact sheet provides information to Crown land leaseholders on the process that oil and gas companies must follow when exploring on Crown lands and on the roles of the provincial regulatory agencies.

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Agriculture and Biodiversity Fact Sheets

Agriculture and Biodiversity Fact Sheets

Nature Saskatchewan

A series of information sheets on biodiversity, its benefits for ranchers and farmers, and how ranching and farming practices can benefit biodiversity.

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Beneficial Management Practices for Species at Risk

Beneficial Management Practices for Species at Risk

Nature Saskatchewan
Animals, Conservation, Plants, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 7, Environmental Science 20

A quick reference guide giving ways to manage your land to reduce your impact on three species at risk: Burrowing owl, Piping Plover and the Loggerhead Shrike.

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At Home on the Range

At Home on the Range

Nature Saskatchewan

At Home on the Range is a tool for landowners, leaseholders and others who manage land on Saskatchewan?s prairies. It is a guide to help people use the prairie landscape in a way that benefits both land managers and species at risk.

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Protecting our World Strategy: A First Nations Environmental Protection Framework

Protecting our World Strategy: A First Nations Environmental Protection Framework

Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations
Conservation, First Nations, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 7, Native Studies 10, Environmental Science 20

First Nation people have a long and intimate history with their traditional homelands and possess traditional beliefs and have cultures that are centered on their interconnectedness with the land and the Creator. The FSIN wishes to...

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Lands and Resources Secretariet

Lands and Resources Secretariet

Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations

?The First Nations in Saskatchewan, through their inherent and Treaty rights, will establish jurisdiction over the natural resources in their reserves and traditional territories and will ensure effective stewardship and...

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Freshwater 101

Freshwater 101

Nature Conservancy Canada
Water, Grade 8, Environmental Science 20

Freshwater 101 gives some general facts about Canada's freshwater ecosystems, their risks and how the Nature Conservancy of Canada is working to protect them.

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A Conservation Blueprint for Canada's Prairies and Parklands

A Conservation Blueprint for Canada's Prairies and Parklands

Nature Conservancy Canada

This conservation blueprint contributes to a better documentation of the biological diversity of the four ecoregions comprising the prairie and parkland biome. The study area includes parts of three provinces, two states and two...

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iMapInvasives

iMapInvasives

Saskatchewan Conservation Data Centre
Plants, Grade 4, Grade 6, Grade 7, Science 10, Environmental Science 20, Post Secondary Research

iMapInvasives is an interactive mapping and data management tool for protecting natural resources from the threat of invasive species. It provides versatile mapping resources for monitoring and management, from a local to...

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