Telephone: 1.306.343.9549

The SSRWSI is a

grassroots, community driven, non-profit organization working within the watershed to implement programs and initiatives that will protect the water resource.

Species at Risk

Contact us

99 A 2366 Avenue C North
(Norplex Business Centre)
Saskatoon, SK S7L 5X5

Telephone: 1.306.343.9549
Fax:1.306.343.9548
Email:info@southsaskriverstewards.ca

Species at Risk

Information on species at risk within the South Saskatchewan River Watershed and how we can protect them and their habitats.

At Home on the Range - Living with Saskatchewan's Prairie Species at Risk
Species at risk and the native habitats that support them are a valuable and important part of our prairie heritage, as is ranching and farming. This publication is a tool for landowners, leaseholders and others who manage land on Saskatchewan’s prairies. It describes many suggested actions that land managers can take to help species at risk and ensure that they continue to thrive and provide us with many benefits.
Nature Saskatchewan, 2009


Benificial Management Practices for Species at Risk

This fact sheet describes management practices that can help several species at risk including burrowing owls, piping plovers and loggerhead shrikes.
Nature Saskatchewan





Species at Risk in Saskatchewan
List of all Species at Risk in Saskatchewan. Includes their status: Provincial Wildlife Act 1998, Federal Species at Risk Act (SARA) and Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC).
Saskatchewan Conservation Data Centre
Conservation Data Centre



Saskatchewan Activity Restriction Guidelines for Sensitive Species in Natural Habitats
The purpose of this guideline is to assist proponents during the planning of proposed projects to reduce the potential impacts on rare or endangered species. This  document lists recommended setback distances by disturbance category, and species.
Conservation Data Centre

Species at Risk Act: http://laws-lois.justice.gc.ca/eng/acts/S-15.3/

SARA Regestry: http://www.sararegistry.gc.ca/default_e.cfm
 

Nature Saskatchewan: http://www.naturesask.ca/what-we-do/stewards-of-saskatchewan


Species Specific Information

 

Sprague's Pipit
COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report
SARA Recovery Strategy
Effects of Management Practices on Grassland Birds: SPRAGUE’S PIPIT
Grassland Birds of Saskatchewan (Page 37)

Loggerhead Shrike

COSEWIC Assessment and Status Report

SARA Recovery Strategy

Effects of Management Practices on Grassland Birds: LOGGERHEAD SHRIKE

Technical Report: Population Trends in Western Canada - Canadian Wildlife Service

Nature Saskatchewan Informational Brochure

Shrubs for Shrikes - Nature Sask webpage
Grassland Birds of Saskatchewan (Page 34)

Burrowing Owl

COSEWIC Assessment and Status Reports
SARA Recovery Strategy

Effects of Management Practices on Grassland Birds: BURROWING OWL
Operation Burrowing Owl - Nature Sask webpage
Burrowing Owl Interpretive Centre
Burrowing Owl Fact Sheet - Nature Saskatchewan







 

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