June 28, 2016 – Moose Jaw, SK — July 2nd – 10th marks National Fishing Week in Canada. The Canadian Safe Boating Council (CSBC) and the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation (SWF) want to remind anglers that wearing your lifejacket is even more important than wearing your ‘lucky fishing hat’. But they … [Read more...] about CSBC & SWF Team Up To Keep Saskatchewan Anglers Safe on the Water
March 3, 2016 On March 3, 2016, the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation (SWF) will join in celebrating the United Nations (UN) World Wildlife Day 2016. The UN has declared this day as an opportunity to celebrate the many beautiful and varied forms of wild fauna and flora and to raise awareness of … [Read more...] about World Wildlife Day 2016
December 16, 2015 The Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation (SWF) is very disappointed in the recent decision of the Saskatoon Inn to cave into public pressures from an online anti-hunting petition that has resulted in the corporate decision to cancel their hosting of an African Hunting Expo in … [Read more...] about SWF Shocked by Saskatoon Inn Decision
Released on December 3, 2015 Two Alberta men pleaded guilty in Saskatoon provincial court on November 16 for wildlife violations, including the illegal sale of coyote fur. In January 2015, conservation officers with the Ministry of Environment began an investigation regarding the illegal sale … [Read more...] about TWO ALBERTA MEN FINED $5,150 FOR WILDLIFE VIOLATIONS
November 10, 2015 From forests and fields to lakes and rivers, Saskatchewan has long boasted world-class hunting, fishing and trapping opportunities. On November 15, Saskatchewan residents and visitors across the province will celebrate Hunting, Fishing and Trapping Heritage Day. While many of … [Read more...] about CELEBRATING THE HUNTING, FISHING AND TRAPPING HERITAGE IN SASKATCHEWAN
October 13, 2015 Increasing numbers of vehicular collisions with moose and deer has provided more than enough incentive for the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation (SWF) to carry on its public safety campaign warning drivers of the dangers of hitting a moose or deer with their vehicle. This fall … [Read more...] about Mind Your Moose
Released on August 17, 2015 Today, Environment Minister Herb Cox announced a second free fishing weekend this summer on August 29 and 30, 2015. “Due to the extreme wildfire conditions earlier this summer, we are offering a second free fishing weekend,” Cox said. “Whether you’re a novice or an … [Read more...] about SECOND FREE FISHING WEEKEND OF THE SUMMER, AUGUST 29 AND 30
June 8, 2015 Saskatchewan residents and visitors to the province are encouraged to cast a line and try their hand at fishing this July 11 and 12, as we celebrate the annual Saskatchewan Free Fishing Weekend. “The Free Fishing Weekend is an excellent chance for people to get out and enjoy … [Read more...] about CAST A LINE DURING THE SASKATCHEWAN FREE FISHING WEEKEND!