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

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 »

Bison release at Old Man on His Back Prairie and Heritage Conservation Area (Photo by NCC)

Bison release at Old Man on His Back Prairie and Heritage Conservation Area (Photo by NCC)

Welcome to the family!

NCC adds new bulls to the Old Man on His Back Prairie and Heritage Conservation Area plains bison herd. Continue Reading »

From Our Blog

Eastern wolf (Photo by Rebecca Rogge, iNaturalist)

Eastern wolf (Photo by Rebecca Rogge, iNaturalist)

Celebrating and conserving all-Canadian wildlife

July 1, 2020

Every nation plays an important role in stopping wildlife extinction. Here in Canada, we have an estimated 80,000 known wild species. They range from pygmy shrew to polar bear, and from stellate sedge to Sitka spruce. Canada plays a critical role... Continue Reading »

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