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Anglers Reminded to Remove Ice Fishing Shelters by March Deadline

As ice fishing season winds down, anglers are reminded that all fishing shelters south of Highway 16 must be removed by March 15 and shelters in areas north of Highway 16 must be removed by March 31. Read more about Anglers Reminded to Remove Ice Fishing Shelters by March Deadline

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Leko’s Conservation Corner – Ice Fishing

Sponsored by - Buddha's Bait Shop, White Fox, SK
Sponsored by – Buddha’s Bait Shop, White Fox, SK

We finally received a bit of a reprieve from the extreme cold that we endured over Christmas and New Year’s. I went out one day to patrol and did not see a soul. It would be pretty uncomfortable to ice fish in that extreme cold, even if you were in a shelter. The nice thing about the cold is that it made some pretty good ice which should make access to lakes much easier. Read more about Leko’s Conservation Corner – Ice Fishing

Saskatchewan Provincial Parks Announce Dates for 2018 Nightly Campsite Reservation Launch

The Government of Saskatchewan is encouraging campers to start planning for the 2018 camping season. On Monday, April 9, campers will be able to begin booking sites in their favourite provincial parks. Read more about Saskatchewan Provincial Parks Announce Dates for 2018 Nightly Campsite Reservation Launch

Chronic Wasting Disease Head Testing Available to Hunters Until January 8

Ministry of Environment News Release – December 20, 2017

Chronic wasting disease – a fatal, infectious central nervous system disease found in deer, elk, reindeer and moose – was confirmed in three new wildlife management zones in 2017. The newly-identified zones are 44, 39 and 3. Chronic wasting disease has now been confirmed in 32 of Saskatchewan’s 83 wildlife management zones. Read more about Chronic Wasting Disease Head Testing Available to Hunters Until January 8

Parkland Paramedics Offer Safety Tips After Snowmobile Collision With Barbed Wire Fence

On Saturday, December 16th, 2017 at 10:53 pm, Parkland Ambulance Paramedics responded to the Sturgeon Lake Reserve where a 39 year old male had been injured his a snowmobile collided with a barb wire fence.

Paramedics cared for the male and he was taken to hospital in good condition.  Read more about Parkland Paramedics Offer Safety Tips After Snowmobile Collision With Barbed Wire Fence