Wild Weekends at the Zoo
Meet one of the Saskatoon Zoo Society’s socialized animals at Wild Weekends at the Zoo – 10 am to 4 pm, every Saturday and Sunday from July 4 to September 6.
Family Day at the Zoo, July 19
There will be music, art and magic, as well as a chance to learn more about the animals, at the Cameco Family Day at the Zoo, July 19, from 10 am to 4 pm. Save $5 with the coupon on the Zoo Society’s blog. Proceeds from this event support the Saskatoon Zoo Society’s educational programs.
Grasslands Sleep-Under-the-Stars Party & Concert, July 24-26
Camp under the stars, kayak, hike, and enjoy an outdoor concert and pancake breakfast at Grasslands National Park Sleep-Under-the-Stars Party & Concert Weekend, July 24-26.
Prairie Conservation & Endangered Species Conference, Feb. 16-18
The 2016 Prairie Conservation & Endangered Species Conference will be held in Saskatoon from Feb. 16-18.
A full list of upcoming events can be found on the EcoFriendly Sask Calendar.
Mapping Saskatchewan Grasslands
For the next year, a special computer program will use aerial photographs taken over four townships in southwest Saskatchewan to create a 3D map of plant species.
Municipalities can play a key role in addressing climate change.
Calgary’s C train is 100% powered by renewable energy.
Yorkton is keeping waste out of the municipal landfill with an enormous compost pile.
Nelson, BC, could be the first in Canada to build a community solar garden.
A municipality in France will be using the heat from its waste incinerator to grow 5,000 tons of tomatoes.
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