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

Chestnut-collared longspur (Photo by May Haga)

Chestnut-collared longspur (Photo by May Haga)

Grassland Bird Monitoring Project

Surveys are being conducted within large tracts of grassland habitat to obtain more insight of grassland bird population trends. Continue Reading »

Meeting Lake 03 (Photo by NCC)

Meeting Lake 03 (Photo by NCC)

Ramping Up Restoration at Meeting Lake

NCC staff and volunteers plant trees at Meeting Lake 03 Continue Reading »

From Our Blog

Night sky above Old Man on His Back Prairie and Heritage Conservation Area, SK (Photo by Alan Dyer)

Night sky above Old Man on His Back Prairie and Heritage Conservation Area, SK (Photo by Alan Dyer)

Sights of the sky: Stargazing and nighttime photography in Saskatchewan

June 30, 2021

When the sun sets on our prairie province, the night sky comes alive with some pretty magnificent sights. Despite my extremely limited knowledge of astronomy and stargazing, I often find myself gawking in wonder at evening skies. Luckily for me,... Continue Reading »

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