Saskatchewan

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The Nature Conservancy of Canada's (NCC's) first project in Saskatchewan occurred in 1982 — a quarter-section of native grassland in the Qu'Appelle Coulee. NCC now helps to conserve more than 198,219 hectares (489,810 acres) of the province’s most ecologically significant land and water.

Stories from the Field

Yellow warbler (Photo by NCC)

Yellow warbler (Photo by NCC)

2020 MAPS bird surveys are off to a success at Big Valley

Third year of conducting bird surveys and contributing to bird demographics at NCC's Big Valley MAPS station. Continue Reading »

American badger at Hole in the Wall (Photo by Jason Bantle)

American badger at Hole in the Wall (Photo by Jason Bantle)

Buffalo Pound conservation effort receives incredible funding boost

For many of us, Saskatchewan’s lakes and grasslands are treasured places. The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is currently working to conserve one of these treasured places near Buffalo Pound Lake. Continue Reading »

From Our Blog

Rose, Maymont, SK (Photo by Don Dabbs)

Rose, Maymont, SK (Photo by Don Dabbs)

Nature therapy (part two): Expressive art therapy

July 29, 2020

In part one of our nature therapy series, we heard from a Regina-based mom and social worker about how nature-based art projects have helped her tap into the creative side of her mind and how the experiences have benefitted her mentally during... Continue Reading »

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