March 31, 2021

Bio-Controls for Invasive Weeds


Wed, Mar 31, 2021 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM CST Join Old Wives Watershed, Swift Current Creek Watershed, South Saskatchewan River Watershed, South of the Divide Conservation Action Program and the Frenchman – Wood River Weed Management Area for an informative presentation on Bio-Controls for Invasive Weeds. This Webinar will be featuring special guests, Tim

March 22, 2021

World Water Day


World Water Day, 22 March 2021, is about what water means to people, its true value and how we can better protect this vital resource. Your voice will help shape the forthcoming World Water Day campaign, leading up to 22 March 2021. And your conversations will inform a report about what water means to people

March 19, 2021

Cattle grazing effects on water infiltration in grassland soils


Fri, Mar 19, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CST Speaker: Timm Doebert, University of Alberta The world’s grasslands extend over more than 30% of the terrestrial surface. Those native grasslands spared from conversion to cropland are frequently used for grazing livestock. Domestic grazers act as ecosystem engineers, shaping the ecological processes underpinning grassland function.

March 18, 2021

“No farm is an island”: biodiversity in prairie agro-ecosystems


Thu, Mar 18, 2021 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CST The Integrated Landscape Modeling (ILM) partnership is an effort by the U.S. Geological Survey and U.S. Department of Agriculture to identify, evaluate, and develop models to quantify services derived from ecosystems, with a focus on wetland ecosystems and conservation effects. The ILM partnership uses the