Events

September 27, 2020

World Rivers Day

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Celebrate World Rivers Day with us. We have planned some pretty cool things. Such as a an online presentation about World Rivers Day and an online game with a pretty neat prize for the winner! Stay tuned for more information! Link to join: https://zoom.us/meeting/84739819749

June 14 - 20, 2020

Native Prairie Appreciation Week

The tour, that was supposed to be held in conjunction with the Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture and the Society for Range Management, was canceled. Instead, they have a week of webinars planned to appreciate native prairie and provide some training for those interested. There is more information on the NPAW webpage

May 19, 2020

Preventing Aquatic Invasive Species through Clean Drain Dry

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KRISTIN ELTON, New Brunswick Invasive Species Council TUESDAY, MAY 19, 2020 – 11 am – 12 noon  Learn from the CCIS about the steps they have taken to build and expand a national Clean Drain Dry program and the tools and resources available to your organization, as well, hear from Kristin Elton, Program Coordinator of

May 19, 2020

Webinar: SK PCAP – Grasslands Songbirds

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Topic: Grassland passerines are sensitive to the cumulative effects of oil and gas development in southern Alberta Speaker: Jody Daniel-Simon, completed PhD in Ecology and Environmental Biology at the University of Waterloo Tuesday, May 19th, 2020 at 12pm MT Register Free: https://register.gotowebinar.com/register/4012476776320730636 This presentation is FREE! Tune in from anywhere! Everyone welcome! More Information: SK

May 16-23, 2020

National Invasive Species Awareness Week

The National Invasive Species Awareness Week (NISAW)  is held May 16-23, 2020, and aims to encourage action geared towards preventing the spread of invasive species in Canada. Webinar Schedule can be found here: https://canadainvasives.ca/programs/resources/  

May 13, 2020

Webinar: Emerging Contaminants

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On May 13, you’ll hear how contaminants such as microplastics and PFASs play a role in contaminating water as well as how soil is used to remediate wastewater for trace contaminants.   Featured Speakers: John Scott, Senior Analytical Chemist, Illinois Sustainable Technology Center: “Plastic in the Environment” Ganga Hettiarachchi, Professor of Soil and Environmental Chemistry,

May 9, 2020

World Migratory Bird Day

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Join Nature Saskatchewan, Saturday May 9th, to kick off World Migratory Bird Day 2020. This year’s theme is “Birds Connect Our World”. This event will be going online this year to respect social distancing requirements. They will be sharing photos and hearing the stories of birds that you or your neighbors have photographed this spring.

March 24, 2020

Invasive Species Workshop – POSTPONED

Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation Hall, Saskatoon

The Saskatchewan Invasive Species Council is regretfully postponing the All Things Invasive Workshop slated for March 24, 2020, to autumn 2020. We will be discussing everything invasive from insects and animals to aquatic and terrestrial plants! For more information or to sponsor contact Kerry at 306-460-4987. The event will be held at the Saskatchewan Wildlife