Education and Events

Education and Events

List of Education and Events we attended in 2020: 

Youth Education – Prairieland’s Virtual Ag-Experience for Grade 4 students. SSRWSI provided a video presentation on possible source water contaminants.

Workshops – The Saskatchewan Association of Watersheds (SAW) secured funding to provide training for watershed staff. The theme of this workshop was “Starting Good Relationships” and was held on February 5 and 6, 2020 at the First Nations University in Regina. Read more here.

Booths – Prairie Water Annual Meeting and SAW Conference

Presentations – Alberta Parks and Environment

List of Education and Events we attended in 2019:

Youth Education – Ag in the City and Ag experience, Food Farm at the Conservation Learning Centre near Prince Albert.

Field Days and Workshops – Invasive plants, Pasture Management, Biobeds, Water Well Workshops, Well Decommissioning

Booths – CSICD in Outlook, Riverhurst Bean Fest,  Osler July 1st parade, Nature City Festival, World River Day, Farmer’s Market, Elbow July 1st celebrations

Presentations –  Municipalities, Industry organizations

In addition, we also do school presentations on watersheds and protecting our water resources. During the summer we attended workshops held at Pike Lake and Blackstrap Lake to educate children on the South Saskatchewan River Watershed.

On September 22 we celebrated World Rivers Day at the Farmers’ Market in Saskatoon. This event was organized in cooperation with Meewasin, Partners FOR the Saskatchewan River Basin and the Clean Drinking Water Foundation.