Grade 8


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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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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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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Saskatchewan Wildlife App

Saskatchewan Wildlife App

Saskatchewan Conservation Data Centre

The Wildlife App is an interactive map for viewing rare and endangered element occurrences across the province. General users are able to locate wildlife refuges, crown land, provincial parks, flooding zones, national parks,...

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Saskatchewan's Ecoregions

Saskatchewan's Ecoregions

Saskatchewan Conservation Data Centre

This website includes a map of the Saskatchewan ecoregions (Prairie, Boreal Plain, Boreal Shield, and Taiga Shield) and general information on their characteristics, vegetation and wildlife.

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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 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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