LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
The following are links to web sites which you may find of interest.
Please contact us if you would like add a link to your site - or another site of interest.
JOHN THE BIRDER
The blog of a YFBTA member from Foam Lake who's been an avid bird watcher for some 60 years, and who also knows how to share his interest: JohnTheBirder.com .
The CORNELL LAB of ORNITHOLOGY / ALL ABOUT BIRDS
From the Lab's 'About Us':
"The Cornell Lab of Ornithology is a world leader in the study, appreciation, and conservation of birds. Our hallmarks are scientific excellence and technological innovation to advance the understanding of nature and to engage people of all ages in learning about birds and protecting the planet."
Main Page All About Birds
Birding is America's fastest growing outdoor activity and a favorite hobby, second only to gardening. Log on to "morningsong.com" and see helpful information like our oneline Bird Buide to help you attract your favorite bird. http://www.morningsong.com/ and http://www.morningsong.com/1.movies/pine.siskin.mov.html and an excellent bird guide at http://www.morningsong.com/bird.guide.html
TOWN OF SALTCOATS
Welcome to the Town of Saltcoats, Saskatchewan, Canada. Saltcoats is a community of 500 people and is located 20 minutes southeast of Yorkton, Saskatchewan on Highway #16 along the shore of Anderson’s Lake. http://www.townofsaltcoats.ca/
CITY OF YORKTON
The City of Yorkton web-site presents visitors and residents with information about Yorkton, Saskatchewan, Canada. The site provides information about Yorkton from the past to present.
SLOUGH VIEW PARK
The Sawkey farm was formerly known as Slough View by all who settled in this area in the early 1900s. This wildlife park is located 7 miles east of Saltcoats, Saskatchewan. Castleton United Church, a prominent landmark in the area, is located on the south east corner of the quarter section of land - Slough View Park.
Welcome to branimirphoto.ca web site showcasing landscape, agriculture and travel photography by Branimir Gjetvaj, Saskatchewan based freelance and stock photographer. A selection of Branimir's fine-art photography and stock images is available on-line. http://www.branimirphoto.ca/
Nature Saskatchewan is a non-profit nature organization committed to preserving the natural environment. Provides information about projects, activities and publications. http://www.naturesask.ca/
SPECIES AT RISK
Species At Risk : According to the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada, there are currently 487 plant and animal species at risk in Canada. The Whooping Crane, the North Atlantic right whale, the monarch and the blue ash are just a few examples. Another 13 species are already extinct. http://www.pc.gc.ca/nature/eep-sar/index.aspx
Ducks Unlimited conserves, restores and manages wetlands and associated habitats for North America's waterfowl. These habitats also benefit other wildlife and people. http://www.ducks.ca/
SASKATCHEWAN ENVIRONMENTAL SOCIETY
SASKATCHEWAN WILDLIFE FEDERATION
For over 40 years, the Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) has been working to protect Canada’s most threatened natural habitats and the endangered species that call them home. NCC is Canada’s only national charity dedicated to preserving ecologically significant areas through outright purchase, donations and conservation easements. http://www.natureconservancy.ca
REGIONAL ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY
Birding - Jim Huziak
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous. Aristotle ( 384 BC - 322 BC )
This series includes 3 slide show albums. ( use the small icons in the bottom right corner ) Images can be browsed individually or run as a slideshow Clicking on a large image when it is displayed above will bring up an even larger one.
The Saskatoon Nature Society brings together those interested in the natural world. Our objective is to promote the appreciation of nature and encourage a deeper knowledge of it through observation and sharing of experience. Our society supports nature conservation projects and is an active advocate for the preservation of plant and animal habitats.
Nature Canada... Building a Nature Nation
Nature Canada is a member-based non-profit conservation organization. Our network includes 40,000 supporters and more than 350 naturalist organizations across Canada.
Our mission is to protect nature, its diversity, and the processes that sustain it.