Star City Meat Processor Fined $11,500 For Trafficking Wild Meat

A Star City man recently pleaded guilty in Melfort provincial court to five charges under the federal Migratory Birds Convention Act. An undercover investigation which started in 2014 found that a meat shop in Star City was illegally selling wild goose meat. Read more about Star City Meat Processor Fined $11,500 For Trafficking Wild Meat

Leko’s Conservation Corner – Coyote Hunting

Now that the winter is officially here with the arrival of cold weather and all this fluffy white stuff, we are seeing more people out hunting coyotes. It seems to be a pastime to travel the countryside looking for coyotes. It is not something that I am into personally, but many people really do enjoy hunting coyotes. Read more about Leko’s Conservation Corner – Coyote Hunting

Leko’s Conservation Corner – Illegal sale of fish and game meat online

Written by Ministry of Environment Conservation Officer Lindsey Leko

Every morning I wake up and grab my iPad while I have breakfast. I read the news, look at local events and of course read some of the happenings on my Facebook account. I distantly remember reading a newspaper back in the day, but cannot imagine what life would be like without my iPad and the development of social media sites. Read more about Leko’s Conservation Corner – Illegal sale of fish and game meat online

Leko’s Conservation Corner – Signage

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Written by Ministry of Environment conservation officer Lindsey Leko

I have to admit that I am really enjoying writing these columns. As I travel around with my son for hockey and people actually recognize me from my mug shot in the local papers. I am happy to talk about what conservation officers do for a living and some of the rules we enforce.

So, that was some wind we got several weeks back. If there were any geese in flight, they would be enjoying South Carolina right now!

Some people wonder how wildlife would handle these types of weather events. Read more about Leko’s Conservation Corner – Signage

Leko’s Conservation Corner – K9 unit

By Ministry of Environment conservation officer Lindsey Leko One might think that police service dogs, or K9 units, only apply to police organizations and border services. Since 1994, Saskatchewan has included a K9 operator among its complement of field conservation officers. During that period, three separate handlers have worked with five different dogs. The trailblazer […]