NFWF Grant Profile

Conservation Program(s):
Northern Great Plains
Project Title: Restoring Native Prarie and Increasing Grassland Connectivity in Southwest Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan Stock Growers Association
Project ID:

Engage livestock producers to conserve and restore native prairies that benefit greater sage-grouse, pronghorn and multiple grassland bird species in southwest Saskatchewan by increasing connectivity among grasslands, maintaining or improving habitats for species at risk, and fostering sustainable livelihoods for landowners. Project will restore 90 acres of cultivated grasslands, bring 82,000 acres under improved management and modify 12 miles of fencing to wildlife-friendly specifications.

Award Amount:
Milk River Watershed of southwestern Saskatchewan