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USask-led study aims to understand, mitigate change in western boreal forest

May 16, 2022 SASKATOON – University of Saskatchewan wildlife ecologist Dr. Philip McLoughlin’s (PhD) research team has been awarded $1.87 million by a federal granting agency for an interdisciplinary project to study complex environmental changes occurring in Western Canada’s Boreal Plains and help mitigate the consequences. The five-year Alliance Grant from the Natural Sciences and […]

by ahnationtalk on May 17, 202246 Views

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USask, international researchers will work with Inuit youth, explore art as a tool for monitoring impacts of climate change

May 11, 2022 SASKATOON – A Canadian-United Kingdom research team has received $1,538,725 in funding to undertake a three-year project. The project titled ‘Carving out Climate Testimony: Inuit Youth, Wellness & Environmental Stewardship’ will address two important questions: how does climate change impact Inuit youth and what factors enhance youth mental health and well-being? The […]

by ahnationtalk on May 12, 202273 Views

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Event highlighting Métis culture returning to Prince Albert in May – paNOW

Apr 27, 2022 A celebration of Métis culture and history is coming to Prince Albert next week. On May 4 and 5, the EA Rawlinson Centre for the Arts is hosting the second Donny Parenteau’s Colours of the Sash educational expo and music showcase. Organizer Donny Parenteau said this year’s event is a continuation of […]

by ahnationtalk on April 28, 202220 Views

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New vision for USask MD degree admissions process

Apr 11, 2022 SASKATOON – The University of Saskatchewan (USask) College of Medicine is making important changes to its medical doctor admissions approach to draw more applicants who reflect Saskatchewan’s population and ultimately stay to practice medicine here. The changes will be in effect for the next round of applications to the program, which are […]

by ahnationtalk on April 12, 202232 Views

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Forestry Operators, Contractor Take Responsibility for Water Release into Nesslin Lake

 April 8, 2022 In separate legal proceedings, two forestry operators and a contractor each took responsibility for their roles in road repairs gone wrong that resulted in a significant release of water and sediment into Nesslin Lake in July 2019. As part of an alternative measures agreement that concluded April 5, 2022, A.C. Logging Ltd. […]

by ahnationtalk on April 9, 2022109 Views

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Water Security Agency Launches Emergency Flood Damage Reduction Program for 2022

April 5, 2022 The Water Security Agency (WSA) announces it is launching the Emergency Flood Damage Reduction Program (EFDRP) for 2022 to help Saskatchewan communities and residents respond to the challenge of possible flooding. The EFDRP was first established in 2011 to provide assistance with implementing emergency flood damage protection measures for communities, rural municipalities, […]

by ahnationtalk on April 5, 202233 Views

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New research from Ducks Unlimited Canada and the University of Saskatchewan demonstrates climate-cooling effects of wetlands

April 04, 2022 Prairie wetlands are a powerful climate mitigation tool that can cool surrounding atmosphere by one to three degrees Oak Hammock Marsh, Man. – The benefits of conserving wetlands for wildlife and recreation have long been established, but emerging research is determining that wetlands are a powerful climate mitigation tool. Already recognized as […]

by pmnationtalk on April 4, 202232 Views

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Baselode Expands Drill Program on ACKIO High-Grade Uranium Discovery, Receives Drill Permit for 50,000 Metres

Toronto, Ontario – March 22, 2022 – Baselode Energy Corp. (TSXV: FIND, OTCQB: BSENF) (“Baselode” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the receipt of an exploration permit (the “Permit”) from Saskatchewan’s Ministry of Environment for an additional 50,000 metres of diamond drilling on the ACKIO high-grade uranium discovery (“ACKIO”), Hook project, Athabasca Basin area, […]

by ahnationtalk on March 22, 202298 Views

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Sask. advocates talk peat moss protection with feds, request intervention – CBC

Feb 18, 2022 For Peat’s Sake wants to protect the muskeg in northern Sask. from peat moss mining A grassroots environmental group that wants to protect the muskeg in northern Saskatchewan from mining virtually took their concerns to Parliament Hill this week. Members of For Peat’s Sake joined other environmental groups and spoke with federal politicians at Nature […]

by ahnationtalk on February 18, 202246 Views

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Foran Receives Initial Permits to Begin Construction of Exploration Decline

Vancouver, BC (February 15, 2022) – Foran Mining Corporation (TSX.V: FOM) (“Foran” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce it has received initial permits from the Environmental Protection Branch of the Ministry of Environment of Saskatchewan for a proposed exploration decline as part of its pre-development program at its 100%-owned McIlvenna Bay Project in Saskatchewan. […]

by ahnationtalk on February 15, 202255 Views

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