Hudson Bay RCMP: A few things to remember before heading out on the snowmobile trails this season

Hudson Bay RCMP – With the arrival of snowy weather, many Saskatchewan residents start thinking about groomed trails, powder filled glades, and the ever present smell of two stroke exhaust. Not to mention a few fire grilled hot dogs and a mug of hot cocoa in one of the well-kept warm-up shacks throughout our province.

Read more about Hudson Bay RCMP: A few things to remember before heading out on the snowmobile trails this season
ice fishing shelters

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
ice-fishing

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