Saskatchewan

The Nature Conservancy of Canada's (NCC's) first project in Saskatchewan occurred in 1982 — a section of native grassland in the Qu'Appelle Coulee. NCC now conserves more than 150,000 acres (60,703 hectares) of the province’s most ecologically significant land and water.

Stories from the Field

Conservation Volunteers Barb Collier and Kathy Manyk are all smiles as they lay mulch mats over elderberry shrubs. (Photo by NCC)

Conservation Volunteers Barb Collier and Kathy Manyk are all smiles as they lay mulch mats over elderberry shrubs. (Photo by NCC)

Making an impact on the prairies

Caring for our conservation lands, and supporting others in adopting best methods for land stewardship, is a core part of the Nature Conservancy of Canada’s (NCC’s) mission. It's something we couldn’t do without the support of volunteers. Since 2006, 18,790 volunteers have taken part in NCC’s Conservation Volunteers (CV) program, supporting more than 1,500 projects within natural areas from coast to coast. Continue Reading »

Roaming bison at Old Man on His Back ranch (Photo by Mark Taylor)

Roaming bison at Old Man on His Back ranch (Photo by Mark Taylor)

Research examines livestock grazing patterns in response to management strategies, including prescribed burning

The Nature Conservancy of Canada and the University of Saskatchewan partner to research management strategies that influence where cattle and bison graze. Continue Reading »

From Our Blog

Monarch (Photo by Steven Russell Smith)

Monarch (Photo by Steven Russell Smith)

Giving back to the next generation

June 20, 2018

I have a lot to thank the monarch butterfly for. Well, not just the monarch butterfly; I should give my Grade 6 teacher some credit too. My teacher helped our class raise and release monarch butterflies as part of a school project. Raising a... Continue Reading »

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