Provincial

Saskatchewan CWD Kiosk

We are pleased to offer CWD Testing for Saskatchewan heads. We only accept Sask heads for CWD Testing. Every head requires a SASK CWD Tracking Number from the Sask Govt. website (www.cwdsk.ca), prior to dropping off heads. All heads must be double bagged and there are no heads accepted with antlers. Antlers must be removed…

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Sask CO’s Catch and Relocate Fox Family

Sask CO’s catch and relocate female Red Fox and four pups onto SWF land. Cute family!

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Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation Auction

Check out this auction for the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation. Click on “View all Items” to see the full list for the auction. You will have to create an account to bid. Have a look! https://www.32auctions.com/SWFconventionauction2021

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Nov 15 is Camo Day!

Nov 15, Saskatchewan Hunting, Trapping and Angling celebrates the contributions of hunters, anglers, and trappers around the province. We’d like to remind everyone everyone how to get involved: Get your town involved: contact your local mayor and have them officially proclaim Nov 15 as Camo Day. Get your school involved: coordinate with your school council…

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LDFGA Conservation Scholarship Reminder

Bill Armstrong, Chairman of the LDFGA Conservation Scholarship Committee, would like to remind graduating students that two $1000 scholarships are available annually to students enrolled in post-secondary education and taking courses leading to a career in Conservation, Wildlife/Fisheries Mgt., Biology or Renewable Resources technologies. All information regarding scholarships and applications can be viewed and downloaded…

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2020 SWF Conservation Camp – Cancelled Due to COVID19

It is with a heavy heart that we have to announce that this summer’s conservation camps are cancelled. Under the current provincial guidelines and circumstances, we will not be able to host our camps in the same way we have in previous years. It is in the best interest for campers and counselors that we…

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Zone 5 Lakeland Today Article – Winter Fish Kill at Vincent Lake

Hello Everyone See the attached Lakeland Today Article “Winter Fish Kill Vincent Lake Confirmed” from May 12, 2020: https://www.lakelandtoday.ca/local-news/winter-fish-kill-confirmed-at-vincent-lake-2337357. Disappointing to see thousands of dead perch and pike in a 760ha lake that numerous people were fishing.  The attached said article describes the confirmation of another fish winterkill at Vincent Lake. Our Next Step Team…

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Zone 5 Lakeland Today Article – Volunteer Group Focuses on Fish Habitat Restoration in the Northeast

Hello Everyone, Please see the attached Lakeland Today Article “Volunteer Group Focuses on Fish Habitat Restoration in the Northeast” from April 28, 2020: E200428 Lakeland Today IMG_20200501_0001 Our volunteers for the Fish Habitat Restoration Project Committee and the Next Step Team are suggesting that more fish habitat should be restored or developed to increase fishing…

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New Fishing Regulations Offer Up Some Positive Changes

Lots of work still to be done, says Next Step Team. There’s plenty of ice remaining on area lakes, which might explain the cool reaction from area stakeholders to the new 2020 Alberta Fishing Regulations. Changes this year include harvest slot-size limits implemented on close to 30 walleye fisheries and 10 northern pike fisheries. Also,…

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