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
Mosaic repurposes pipe caps used in their potash operations to cap fences at Old Man on His Back Prairie and Heritage Conservation area. Continue Reading »
Even as a kid, Giles Lalonde remembers seeing the rapid transformation of natural forests to land developed for various purposes. Continue Reading »
Warbling vireo that was just banded. Also shown are the banding pliers used to apply the band, data sheet, wing chord ruler and digital scale. (Photo by NCC)
September 22, 2017
In a previous blog post, I discussed how scientists determine long-term trends in bird populations through annual monitoring. Those estimates provide valuable information about a species, but are limited in their capacity to explain the underlying... Continue Reading »
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Faces of NCC
Meet some of the staff, volunteers and supporters who make our work possible. Read more »
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