Old Man on His Back Prairie and Heritage Conservation area (Photo by Alan Dyer)

Old Man on His Back Prairie and Heritage Conservation area (Photo by Alan Dyer)

Stories From the Field

  • Robin Poitras jingles bells on her knees as part of a dance performance at NCC's Fairy Hill. (Photo by NCC)
    Culture and dance brought to Fairy Hill conservation site

    Grasslands are important for nature conservation, but they are also an important part of human history. Dancers helped add to the culture that has been at NCC's Fairy Hill for centuries.
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  • NCC's Cameron Wood hikes with the Google Trekker at Fairy Hill. (Photo by NCC)
    People with disabilities can virtually hike NCC conservation sites

    Not everyone is lucky enough to have bodies that can hike. The Nature Conservancy of Canada is bringing nature to people like Timmy England.
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  • Rick Huziak, RASC and Mark Wartman, NCC Saskatchewan, admire the telescope, dedicated to a former interpreter, Sue Dumontel (Photo by NCC)
    Old Man on His Back is a ranch to remember!

    The Nature Conservancy of Canada is celebrating 20 years of grasslands conservation at its Old Man on His Back Prairie and Heritage Conservation Area ranch in southwestern Saskatchewan.
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  • Monitoring natural areas from the air using a Cessna 185. (Photo by Randy Umscheid)
    From above: NCC land monitoring takes flight

    Viewing the lands from a four-seater plane may not be for everyone, but it works for staff of the Nature Conservancy of Canada in Saskatchewan. This spring, conservation monitoring will take place from above.
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