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Management Plan for the Peregrine Falcon

The Government of Canada has released the Final Management Plan for the recovery of the Peregrine Falcon. Peregrine Falcon Management Plan – Species At Risk Act For more information, the Canadian Wildlife Service, Prairie Region, Environment and Climate Change Canada Read on! →

A Citizen’s Guide to Shaping Council Decisions

The Municipalities Act is the legislation setting out the framework within which municipalities, other than cities or northern municipalities, must use to govern themselves while reaching decisions which affect property owners and residents. Citizen’s Guide to Shaping Council Decisions This Read on! →

October 16 – 22 is Waste Reduction Week

This is the 17th year for Waste Reduction Week and this year’s theme is “Too Good to Waste” Celebrate your efforts to Reduce, Reuse, Recycle and Compost! Visit Waste Reduction Week in Canada’s website for more information, great ideas and Read on! →

Ditch Mowing and Hay Salvage Program – 2017

The annual Ditch Mowing and Hay Salvage Program will make hay available at no cost on provincial highway ditches. This helps control brush and weeds, which maintains sightlines for motorists on curves and intersections. The program also optimizes snow storage Read on! →

2017 Leafy Spurge Beetle Collection Days

On July 3rd – 7th I will be holding Leafy Spurge Beetle Collection Field Days at Besant Campground, west of Caronport on Highway #1. All Saskatchewan landowners and Rural Municipality representatives are invited to come and take part in the Read on! →

Are You Protected Against Scams & Fraud

The Town of Lumsden does not have any concerns specific to scams or fraud in Lumsden, so this information is strictly for information purposes to increase awareness. Below is the first Canadian Edition of The Little Black Book of Scams, detailing a Read on! →

Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada Insect Surveys 2017

Once again this year staff from Agriculture and Agri-food Canada will be surveying insect populations in fields throughout the province.  Please see the letter below outlining these activities and a summary of the insect maps for the coming season. 2017 Insect Monitoring Letter Read on! →

2017 Flood Season Information and Kits

The Water Security Agency (WSA) has released its Spring Runoff Potential forecast. In a March 9 news release, the WSA forecast near normal spring runoff for most of the province, except for southeastern Saskatchewan and areas west of Hudson Bay, where runoffs may be above Read on! →