Preventing Forest Fires: The Importance of Human Responsibility

Protecting Saskatoon’s Afforestation Areas: Understanding Fire Bans and Wildlife Conservation

Understanding the Current Fire Ban in Saskatchewan

Understanding the Impact of Fire Bans on Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area and George Genereux Urban Regional Park

Arbor Week 2023: Healthy Trees, Healthy People

The Vital Connection: Celebrating World Bee Day and the Role of Trees and Forests in Supporting Pollinators

The Success of City Nature Challenge CNCYXE2023 Saskatoon and Area: Unique Sightings and the Importance of Citizen Science

Empowerment Through Collaboration: Join the Saskatoon and Area iNaturalist CNCYXE Challenge!

Unleashing the Power of Teamwork: Join the iNaturalist City Nature Challenge and Learn the Art of Identification!

Unlocking the Power of iNaturalist: A Step-by-Step Guide to Making Identifications and Joining the Saskatoon and Area City Nature Challenge

Join Us in Creating a Greener Tomorrow: Participate in a Food Forest Survey

Join us for the Saskatoon and Area iNaturalist City Nature Challenge 2023: Be the Voice for Nature!

Counting Down to City Nature Challenge: Who Will Be the First and Last Observers in Saskatoon and Area?

Join the Saskatoon and Area City Nature Challenge 2023: A Celebration of Biodiversity and Cultural Heritage!

Thank You Observers! Join the Saskatoon and Area City Nature Challenge for Biodiversity Conservation

Discover the Wild Side of Saskatoon: Participate in the City Nature Challenge 2023!

Finding Forever Homes: The Heartwarming Stories of Adopted Dogs from the Saskatoon SPCA Shelter

Breaking News! City Nature Challenge 2023 April 28 to May 1

Understanding the Difference between Carbon in Trees and Carbon Dioxide in the Atmosphere

Nature-based Solutions for Climate Resilience: Building a Sustainable Future

Adopt, Don’t Shop: A Look at New Hope Dog Rescue

The Dangers of Avian Flu for Dogs: What You Can Do to Protect Them

A No-Brainer: The Benefits of Picking Up Your Dog’s Poop

Play Nice! Basic Dog Park Etiquette for Pet Owners

A Rescue Within a Rescue: The Story of a Dog’s Second Chance

City Nature Challenge

Jax: A Rescue Dog’s Transformation

A Home for a Homeless Hound: The Heartwarming Story of a Dog Lover and an Abandoned Pup

Making a Difference: Environmental Preservation and Sustainable Development Goals

The Shaggy Dog Named Phyllis Diller: A Rescue Story

Jax’s Story: A Tale of Rescue and Love

Wayfinding information

2022 AGM & Annual Report

Weather Prediction

Are you passionate about the cultural and environmental heritage of prairie forests?

Nature in medical prescriptions

Are you passionate about the cultural and environmental heritage of prairie forests?

Cultural and Environmental Heritage Prairie Forest Guide app editor

Nature in medical prescriptions

Are you passionate about the environment and Indigenous culture?

Calling All Indigenous Heritage Prairie Forest Guides:

Importance of reconciliation and traditional ecological ways of knowing

wintercity walk

Cultural and Environmental Heritage Prairie Forest Guide App Editor Wanted

Cultural Heritage Nature Interpretive Writer

Gifts for You : Seasons Greetings

The Forests Turned 50

George Genereux Park Parking

Only if we understand, will we care. Only if we care, will we help. Only if we help, shall all be saved.


Virtual Wildwoods of Saskatoon October 24 at 7:00 PM CST

Connect the Afforestation Areas with Others => Help wanted Oct 15 + 16

Forest Gathering Walk results

Tagging a Fence, Save a Life! Volunteers wanted +> October 1 and 2 at 2:00 pm

George Genereux Tour => Amazing impromptu ribbon cutting ceremony meet Preston!

Clean UP Sat Sept 24 =>Thank you so much!

Fencing at George Genereux Park =>Wow!

Biodiversity Challenge

#NationalForestWeek Wildwoods of Saskatoon

Afforestation Areas as Sacred Places

World Honey Bee Day

Add Your Voice

Celebrate August 9

A note of gratitude

In appreciation of your support

NCC Big Backyard BioBlitz

World Nature Conservation Day

Olympic Gold Medalist

Many Stories

There’s a Secret Forest in Saskatoon

Many Stories

Create your VisitList!

Gaia is Heritage – July 22

Thank you for your donation!

Wildwoods of Saskatoon

Living Legacy Book


July Selfie Contest – Chance to Win $1,000

Historic Places Days

Olympic Day

National Indigenous Peoples Day

City of Saskatoon Blairmore Sector Survey Amendment

George Genereux Story July 24

Every $1 you give in June enters us for a chance to win $20,000

Starting Tonight

Invitation to you

R2R Program

Parking for World Environment Day Tree Planting

Fungi in Saskatchewan Need You

B.I.N.G.O. winners

Canada Environment Week

World Biodiversity Day

George Genereux Park Success!

BioDiverCity Challenge June 9-12

City Nature Challenge Results

The Forest Underground. Hope for a Planet in Crisis. May 25 7:00 pm

Reviving Local Heritage. July 22 at 7:00 pm Remai Modern

World Environment Day Tree Planting June 5 Invitation

City Nature Challenge Saskatoon 2022

50th Anniversary of World Environment Day Ceremony

Tony Rinaudo

UN SDG Goals

Who is Jane Jacobs?

14th Annual Education for Sustainable Development Recognition

End of Day 3 CNCYXE2022

End of Day 3 CNCYXE2022

Day 3 of the City Nature Challenge Begins

End of Day 2 of the City Nature Challenge Apr 29 to May 2 Results.

The Power and Magic of iNat

City Nature Challenge ID Party

Beginnings of the CNCYXE2022 Second Day!

Nearing the end of the first day of the CNCYXE2022 Apr 29 to May 2!

CNCYXE2022 has started!

Songs of the Songbirds!

Tony Rinaudo

In appreciation to Len’s Hauling!

A Greater Miracle

Focusing on wild PLANTS

Who are the happiest people?

Volunteer Week!

Three Days Away

A focus on insects this spring

We need your help!

Volunteering is Empathy in Action

The Forest Underground: Hope for a Planet in Crisis

A Greater Miracle

Focusing on wild PLANTS

Who are the happiest people?

National Volunteer Week

Focus on Fungi, Conks, and Lichen

Earth Day Virtual Celebration

George Genereux Nature Canvass

Celebrate the Dark Sky

Volunteering is Empathy in Action

We need your help!

Three Days Away

Nature Lover Observation Party

Global Conservation Efforts

George Genereux Park – Connect with Nature

Bat Appreciation Day

Day of the Mushroom

Connecting to Nature. Calling all Nature Lovers

International Tree Foundation

Men of the Trees Exhibition

Taking part in Conservation

Look Up at the Sky

City Nature Challenge Insect Hints and Tips

International Plant Appreciation Day

Big Wind Day

iNaturalist Citizen Science New Species Discovery.

City Nature Challenge Fungi and Lichen Observation Hints and Tips

Name Yourself Day

The City Nature Challenge

World Health Day

Indigenous Perspective

General Well-Being!

World Aquatic Animal Day

Heartfelt thanks to SNS

Sign up for our Newsletter

Walk in the Park

Identification Hints and Tips for iNaturalist

Arbor Week Activities

Being Outside advocated by David Suzuki

iNaturalist Identification For Beginners

Elm Trees and Pruning

Saskatoon’s Hidden Forest-An afforestation project now a laboratory in ecological succession and a valuable urban forest on the Prairies.  A YouTube airing of the 20th Commonwealth Forestry Conference.

Upcoming Public CNCYXE iNaturalist Events

Windbreaks on the Prairies

City Nature Challenge Saskatoon And Area: Webinar Sorting out noxious invasives from beneficial pollinator species.

Great Canadian Bird Count

Species at Risk

Jane’s Walk Festival Tours

Loving Winter Wild!

Thank you to SaskTel

Saskatoon and Area for CNC YXE DNU

Too much turkey?

Thank you to SaskPower

January 1 First Day Hike Event/Contest

Green Infrastructure Survey


CNC YXE 2022 DNU – City Nature Challenge : 2022 Saskatoon, SK : Défi nature urbaine

Bill Graham

Bert Wellman

B.T. Chappell

Support from EcoFriendly Sask

Park Sign George Genereux Urban Regional Park

Signs Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area

Do You Know How To Celebrate #givingtuesday? Learn From These Simple Tips

9 Powerful Tips To Help You on #givingtuesday

Another species at risk

City Nature Challenge 2022: Saskatoon, SK CNC YXE 2022

In Two Hours at 1:00 CST (UTC-6) Saturday November 6, 2021

Green Spaces Decimated!

Ecosystem wholesale destruction

Intense environmental destruction

War and the Environment

Tree Planter extraordinaire saves Humanity

St. Barbe Baker Online Film Premiere

Please be our guest

Save the date: Legacy of Saskatoon’s Secret Forest is Almost Here.

The Forest Maker

Annual General Meeting 2021

The Secret Held by Richard St. Barbe Baker

A Golden Celebration

Richard St. Barbe Baker Is Essential For Your Success. Read This To Find Out Why

The Secrets To Finding World Class Parks for Richard St. Barbe Baker Quickly

Climate Action Events Coming Up

Friends of the Trees

The Hidden Mystery Behind Richard St. Barbe Baker

The Secret of Richard St. Barbe Baker

Baker is bound to make an impact for forests worldwide

Richard St. Barbe Baker

The Legacy of Saskatoon’s Secret Forest -November 6, 2021


AGM 2021 – October 19, 2021

What’s coming up for National Forest Week?

Tree Whispering – Making an Eco-peace Treaty with Forests!

Double your celebration for National Forest Week with these Tips

Time is running out! Think about these 10 ways to Change up Your Celebration

The Old Bone Trail

Eventbrite Menu for National Forest Week

New National Forest Week Opportunities coming your way

el árbol de la vida

National Forest Week 2021 theme – “Our Forests – Continually Giving”

Timeline of events. Virtual Webinars at 7:00 pm. In-person events at 2:00 pm

Saskatoon’s Wildlife – the real night life in Saskatoon! Sat. Sep 18 7:00

Nature Snapshot in Time Sun Sep 19 2:00

Forestry Farm Walking Tour Sun Sep. 19 2:00

Canada-wide CLS environmental education program explores historical time lines Sun. Sep 19 7:00

Flag Raising Ceremony Mon Sep 20 2:00 show your support for Saskatoon’s urban forests – Come to City Hall!

Vexillology for the National Forest Week Flag

The urban forest and climate change Mon Sep 20 7:00

During National Forest Week enjoy the self-guided SOS Tree Tour of unique trees in our fair city!

Benefits of Shelterbelts – SB- Decision Support System Tues Sep 21 7:00

National Healing Forests Wed Sep 22 7:00

Urban Forests and Greenspaces enhance Saskatoon’s Quality of Life Thurs Sep 23 7:00

When and Where did you see What? Sep 24 at 7:00 pm

PaRx has Officially Arrived in Saskatchewan! Sat Sep 25 7:00

Forest connections and guided walk Sun Sep 26 2:00

Our Forests. Are They Alive? Delving into the heart of the forest. Sunday Sep 26 7:00

Species At Risk Education Resources

Wetlands Curriculum Resources

Man-made Mixed-wood Forest on the Prairies

George Genereux Park

How are you celebrating forests?

Where’s Waldo Nature Connect


Lesser Yellowlegs Threatened due to Loss of Wetlands

The most cute and adorable endangered species ever

Pollinator Paradise YXE

Trees Need Not Walk the Earth

Forest Curriculum Resources

Community Highlights

National Forest Week RFP

PaRx Saskatchewan

Congratulations! to EcoFriendly Sask

The Search For the Missing Linden West side of Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area

What in the world is a bio-blitz?

Win $1,000 – just take a selfie – month of July

New Fire Ban Issued

Tourism in the afforestation Areas

2021 An amazing year of 50th anniversaries!

Community Development

Wanton Disregard

Two Saskatoon afforestation areas receive $100K to build barriers to stop illegal garbage dumping

CTV News Sunday June 20

iNaturalist helped me tell a Robin from a doughnut

Press Release : Saskatoon’s afforestation areas receive federal funding

Do You Need A Champion?

Eco-Quest Sundays At Two

A springtime winter adventure

Remember 106100594

Free Air-life

Why results could get you on the Tonight Show

Let’s talk Forest Your help is greatly appreciated for this!

Friends of the Saskatoon Afforestation Areas Welcomes Clean up Support From Ivan and Ila’s No Frills Store in Westgate Plaza

The Philosophy Of Songs for the Birds

The Single Most Important Thing You Need To Know About Forest Restoration

Apply these 9 Secret Techniques to Improve Forest Tourism

Arbor Week made simple – even your kids can do it

The Afforestation Areas are ready to Welcome You!

Little Known Facts About Edible Cattails – And Why They Matter

What is Cattail Foraging?

Donate It: Here’s How

May 29 Arbor Week 2021 Celebration 9:00 am to 11:00 am

Re-opening Roadmap for Saskatchewan: Sunday, May 30 Set as Target Date for Step One:  Limit of 150 people at public outdoor gatherings; and Current province-wide masking mandate remains in place

Sunday Arbor Week Celebration May 30, 2021 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

June 5 Arbor Week 2021 Celebration from 9-5

Don’t Just Sit There! See the Super Flower Wolf Blood moon Lunar eclipse!

You Will Thank Us – Tips About Cattail Nutrition You Need To Know

Create A Cattail Recipe You Can Be Proud Of

Everyone Loves Cattail Recipes for Tourism Week

June 5 Clean up

In Appreciation <– Berms

Sunday tour

Forest Restoration

Alarming Facts ! Endangered Species Day

Arbor Week Saskatoon

World Habitat Awareness Month


Take Care Of The Afforestation Areas

The Value of One, the Power of Many

Earth Day phenology

Wildlife celebration


Open to the outdoors

The ocean, our climate, our weather

West Swale Wetlands

Leveraging the NCL to Support Local Climate Action

A city in harmony with nature

Water and Afforestation

Happiness for all Forever

An early Easter

Be a part of nature

Climate Action Today and Everyday

Sparrows and Frogs

Forest Restoration

Favourite Green

Walk Lightly on the Earth

6:00 to 8:30 am on CBC Radio OneTuesday March 23, 2021

CBC Open To Outdoors

Butterflies in March!!!!

Added to Global Map

eBird hotspot FOR Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestaton Area

Mosquitoes and Ticks Solution!!!

Our River Challenge

World Wildlife Day

Pine Grosbeak

Homemade Bird Feeders

WinterYXE Strategy SURVEY deadline Monday February 22

Winter Wonderland

The TikTok Challenge

Environment Resources

Thank you for your support

Challenges and Prizes

Feb 12-15 Backyard Bird Count out at Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area

Winter Bird Feeders 

SDG 13 Climate Change

St Barbe Baker: SDG 13

Saskatoon CommUNITY Commitment Pledge

Virtual Outside Tour on YouTube

Nutrien Wintershines 2021 February 15 – 21, 2021

Animal Track Detective

Art! Take Action on the SDG Goals

Dr George Genereux: SDG 3

Mysteries of psithurism

Frozen Bubble Fun

New eBird Hotspot

West Swale Wetlands

World Environment Day

International Environmental Education Day

A Global Voice

Tree Photo Challenge

Outside Safely Challenges

Zero Waste Free Webinar January 21, 2021

ADSW Sustainability Week Summit January 18, 2021

Take It Outside, enhancing being “Outdoors Safely” January to March 2021

The Land Feeds Us: Indigenous Food Sovereignty and prairie cities January 20, 2021

Overcoming the Climate Crisis Tuesday January 26th

Climate Adaptation Summit 2021 | 25-26 January 2021.

Season’s Greetings

Holiday Spirit

Diversity increases carbon sequestration

Dutch Elm Disease

Climate Change Impacts

Climate Change Resiliency

Afforestation Carbon Sinks

Thank you to the City of Saskatoon!

New Signs Installed!

Thankful Thursday

Today is the day!

Important Update!

Online help needed!

Starting Over from great comments

Act of Kindness

Our Forest Returns Saskatoon


YouTube portion of AGM now online

Annual General Meeting 2020

Announcement -Breaking News!

It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas

Forests as Carbon Sinks

Wildlife Conservation Day


Sustainability Day

Climate Change Partnerships

United Nations Day

Compost DED Education

Waste Reduction Week – HELP!

Tonnes of Elm Firewood Arrggh!

Recycle ~ Reduce Waste

Birds and More Birds

Thanks to Meewasin & City

Baker is with us no more

Tires in Saskatchewan

October 3 Results

World Habitat Day October 5

Clean up Thank You!

The Ash Tree & Our Health

World Animal Day

City of Saskatoon Thank you so much

Thanks to all who came out

With gratitude to Fit4Less

September 29, 2020 Saskatoon Star Phoenix

George Genereux Park

Public Media Announcements


Elm Trees are Beautiful

Canarama Extra Foods Thank you kindly

In gratitude to Walmart Canada

Rivers past and present

In gratitude Lawson Safeway

STOP Dutch Elm Disease Share Facebook Fundraiser!~

In Appreciation to NoFrills Westgate Plaza

P4G public hearing

Sat. Oct. 3 Clean up RSBBAA and GGURP

By the numbers

Sept 19 Clean up Thank You!

National Tree Day results!

Autumn in the Forest

Shaw Spotlight on George Genereux Urban Regional park [YouTube Video]

National Tree Week.  The first day of National Tree Week is September 19, the same day as the George Genereux Clean Up

Divide and Conquer!

World Clean up Day is September 19, the same day as the George Genereux Clean Up

National Tree Day

Eco Friendly Sask Thank you!

Keeping Track of Litter

Qualities of heroism

iNaturalist BioBlitz


Sat. Sept. 19 Clean Up

Appreciate Pollinators!

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup


Tree Check Month

Algae Blooms

Bottle Drive in the Newspaper

COVID Moth-er Event!

Interpretation in the forests


Safety in  the Forest

Canadian Multiculturalism Day

Cree Word Search

Afforestation Areas Safety

National Indigenous Peoples Day

Traditional Naming Ceremony

$20,000 for $1.00!

World Environment Day | Biodiversity

RCE Green Vision


And into the forest I go

Take the first step

Arbor Week Free Coloring Page pdfs to download all week long!

A Forest Song

Dream. Explore. Discover.

Arbor Day!

Trees are sanctuaries

Take great pleasure

Magic in this forest

Bloom where you are planted

Virtual Arbor Day.  Artwork for Everybody

Arbor Week is here

Virtual Bottle Drive

Eco-Quest COVID-19 Activity

Grandfather, Look at our brokenness.

Internal Peace

What you do makes a difference

12 Annual Regional Centre of Expertise (RCE) in Saskatchewan on Education for Sustainable Development Recognition Event

Wednesday May 13 at 9:30 a.m.


Happy Mother’s Day

$20,000 for $1.00!

No Burning of Wood Pallets

Earth Month Events

we can turn things around

Dare to Dream!

Green Climate Action

We have a problem

Membership has it benefits!

April 21-27 Earth Week

Where Would We BEE

2020 Green Vision

act before it’s too late

Sing your song

Scoop The Poop

Read a book you care about

Earth Day – Climate Change

a loving concern for the environment

Adopt the pace of nature

what are you doing for others?

Thank you so much!

Practice nephelococcygia today!

The greatest threat to our planet

Save an endangered species

Saskatoon Fridays for Future

Isn’t it so beautiful?

conserve and sustain our planet

Think globally, act locally

The price of greatness is responsibility

Green Letters


Everyone, everywhere is inextricably linked

People realize how much they miss nature

Who is lackadaisical?

All of us share the environment

anthropomorphize your bird

Health is wealth

Start your climate action journey?

What do you have to say?

Volunteer Safely for Earth Month!

Humour can help climate change

Virtual Earth Month Events

Trees offset carbon footprints! April 2 Earth Month

What supports biodiversity?–>April 1 Earth Month

Receive more than you seek

Thank you Saskatoon City Police

Flags of Nature

Wild About Saskatoon NatureCity Festival

Jane’s Walks

Trees bring souls together

Awesome People, Awesome Places

Monday March 9 at 9:00 a.m.

Hunting inside the city

The smiling lion

Federally Listed Horned Grebe


Plants thrive in a healthy environment

City Council and YXE Green Strategy

Protecting Life

Meeting Monday February 10, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

YXE Green Strategy before Standing Policy Committee on Environment, Utilities and Corporate Services SPC on EUC

2020- an amazing year for nature!

April 19 2020 is the last day

Thank you

Protecting a Federally Listed Species

February 1, 2020

“Gone Wild For Wildlife”

Seasons Greetings

January 25, 2020 WinterShines satellite event

Saskatoon’s World Famous Conservationist: Richard St. Barbe Baker, the Man of the Trees

2020 Green Vision

All the Ways to Give and Save

A Christmas Gift Idea

The Love of the Westie

December 6

Salute, peace and honour

Beauty of a Tree

Trees remember

recreation contains the word creation

‘Green Survival’ Time

Snow showers

Deer – Vehicle Accidents

Grasslands and the Aspen

Improvements at the Afforestation Area

The importance of forests

Erosion and Climate Change

Green Survival. It depends on you!

Lungs of the Modern City

Collaborating, connecting, conserving, leading

Who is Chief Ironhorse?

Trees longevity

American Golden Plover

Fire Prevention Week October 6 – 12, 2019

Many happy returns! October 9


Urban Regional Park Naming

What is a jökulhlaup?

Saskatoon Police Canine Unit

September 27, 2019

Maple Leaf Forever

September 25, 2019

What is a Friends Group?

Member Form

Meewasin Conservation Award

Membership campaign and Fundraiser

Discover Gaia

Earth Day Week

the “transpiration stream”

What do trees say?

What is in a name?

We share this world

Friend of all living things

The Simple Life

Family adventures.

Parent’s Day – fourth Sunday in July 28, 2019

Walk in nature

July 27 Take Your Pants for a Walk Day

TUESDAY August 6 2019 Deadline!!! Take a survey for the afforestation area!

GREEN STRATEGY Emerging Priorities for Saskatoon’s Future Green Network

The Saskatchewan Roots of the Man of the Trees.

Do you agree?

Climate Change; forest adaptation

Thank you to Sask Outdoors

Trees are classic keystone species

EcoFriendly Sask Thank you

Native Rose Plant Ethnobiology Part 6

Rose Reproduction Part 5

Rose Species Part 4

genus Rosa Part 3

Rosids Part 2

What is taxonomy? Part 1

that enchanting scene

A Problem and Great Dilemna

A New Age

Hiking is a bit like life

The Afforestation Area Tourist

Trembling Aspen (Populus tremuloides)

Being big

Tue., May 21, 2019 – Sun., May 26, 2019

Nature City Festival I Spy With My Wild Eye

Citizen Science & CBC radio One Morning Edition with Shauna Powers


Recognizing Climate Change a Hundred Years Ago

Afforestation Area Mammals

Study of Trees

Tree insights.

A forest is a forest

Take a walk on the wild side.

Frontiers. An Epic Life.

High or Low Water Table?

Healing with trees?

Our Experience of the World

What is happening on Sunday May 5?

What is happening on Saturday May 4?

Jane’s Walks

Look deep into nature

Man of the Trees

There have been two notices posted in the Saskatoon Star Phoenix on the City Page in regards to George Genereux Urban Regional Park, and Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area.

NEWS: Official Community Plan Notice: Respond before April 29, 2019

NEWS: Zoning Notice: Respond before April 29, 2019

A Global Tree Hero.

Petrichor, where have you been?


Deep roots: British forester’s love of trees fostered early environmental movement

A free biokit for your forest walk

Man of the Trees: Pioneering environmentalist remembered

Life is Yours

YXE Green Strategy Survey – Have your say your input is requested…

Laughter, the best medicine

Recognizing Climate Change a Hundred Years

Sparrows: difficult to identify

The happiness project

When the trees go


The most fundamental human needs

The circle of compassion

Play fair to the earth

Wonderful World of Trees and Treehugging

Primatology and dogs

Watch for flagging and staining

Simple things of life

Saskatchewan Book Awards Shortlist

Rural to Urban Transect

“City Beautiful” Saskatoon.

President’s Message

Contemplating the Future

an outstanding statement

Spring is on the way!

Is spring here yet?

Winter Birds

immense biological importance

Biodiversity and the last species

Coyotes: how to co-exist peacefully

Hoar Frost out At George Genereux Park

Astronomy Guru: Come howl at the moon

2018 Saskatchewan Bestseller List

Are you a biophiliac?

Afforestation Area Clean Up Day Announcement!!! Mark your calendars

Saskatoon Provincial Freeway

Virtual Tour of George Genereux Urban Regional Park, a movie

Green Spaces

Why We Love Forests (and You Should Too!)

What would you do?

Come and Grow 2019 Thursday January 31, 2019 meeting

A Green City Blanket

Weather Whiplash

Wild Vision Designing

Will we make it?

Extreme Cold Weather and Your Pet

A walk with Henry David Thoreau

Vernal pools and forests

Inner Conscience

Christmas Greetings One and All

Nature depaves. Why don’t we?

CBC Christmas Bird Count

New Fence

What might you see?

Environmental Issues

Christmas is coming!

International Day of Neutrality 12 December, 2018

We are one

Number One Bestseller!Man of the Trees: Richard St. Barbe Baker, the First Global Conservationist, written by Paul Hanley with a foreword by HRH Prince Charles and introduction by Jane Goodall.

Serendipity; the Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan and Paul Hanley

Green Network Study Area

Rime Ice landscapes

Directions to George Genereux Park

The stone and the worm

Urgent Appeal For Help!

The Best Soil Worker

Mankind as steward of the biosphere

Tree Dressing

Tribute from His honour, W. Thomas (Tom) Molloy, O.C., S.O.M., Q.C., LL.B, LL.D. Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan

National Tree Dressing Day Dec 1, 2 2018

Thank your tree

World Television Day 21 November 2018

Robert Lamb, Conservationist

 Book Launch biography Man of the Trees Man of the Trees: Richard St. Barbe Baker, the First Global Conservationist, written by Paul Hanley with a foreword by HRH Prince Charles and introduction by Jane Goodall November 20, 2018

Praise from Elizabeth Dowdeswell, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario

Universal Children’s Day 20 November 2018

Children of the Green Earth

Universal Children’s Day 20 November, 2018 #1

Rethinking Boundaries

Love of Wisdom

World Philosophy Day 15 November 2018

Forest Bathing

World Diabetes Day 14 November, 2018

Afforestation Beginnings

Green Survival: War against ecology abuse  ~ A Saskatoon programme

“George Genereux” Urban Regional Park

World Science Day forgeorge Peace and Development 10 November 2018

St Barbe’s Vision for Peace

P4G [Saskatoon and area] population growth & the Afforestation Areas

Neault Road and the Afforestation Areas

The Ultimate Treehouse

YXE Green Strategy

An Autumn Visit

Please be careful out there!

Official St Barbe Biography book launch!!!

November 20, 2018

Saskatoon’s Green Belt

What is a Vertical Forest?


Afforestation; City Honoured as Pioneer

Build a Prairie?

Relief from Pain

Help Me!

Mother Nature’s Son

Child Of Nature

Happy Birthday!

Men of the Trees

Arbor Day or National Tree Day

UNESCO World Teachers’ Day 5 October 2018

Joy and Inspiration

October 4 is World Animal Day

A natural balance

World Animal Day October 4

Pyramid of Life

World Habitat Day 2 October 2018

Habitat for our local biodiversity

Everything you do counts

Spiral shelterbelts!

Paul Hanley presents St. Barbe

Celebrating National Tree Day September 26, 2018

40th Anniversary Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area

Green Economy

Saskatoon: World Tourism Site

World Tourism Day 27 September 2018

Green Survival

September 26th is National Tree Day

Wildfire Prevention

Fire Prevention Week September 24-30, 2017

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

rhythm of life

International Day of Peace 21 September 2018

You have made a difference!

Upcoming Event 2018 Saskatchewan Book Week September 25, 2018

Worldwide Stewardship

September 13 Positive Thinking Day!

Biography of St. Barbe Baker Presentation

Paul Hanley presents Richard St. Barbe Baker

Come Join Us September 26, 2018

Let it snow, let it snow, let it snow

rhythm of life

International Day of Peace 21 September 2018

You have made a difference!

September 21 World Gratitude Day

Paul Hanley, Environmental Awareness Promoter

September 16, 2018

What’s Happening?

The Word On The Street Saskatoon Sunday, September 16, 2018.

An Autumn Tour

***Amazing announcement by a City of Saskatoon official ***

CTV news broadcast online

Afforestation Area in the NEWS!!!

Are Off Leash Recreation Areas a Good Idea for Service Dogs?

Happiness Happens

Happiness Happens Day August 8, 2018

Speak to me my friend of Him

International Day of Friendship 30 July 2018

The greatest gift of all is life

World Population Day 11 July 2018

June 9 Tribute

In memory of Dr Richard St. Barbe Baker, O.B.E., Hon. L.L.D. (Sask), F.A.I.L., For, Dip. Cantab. (St. Barbe) 9 October 1889 – 9 June 1982.

Keep close to Nature

World Environment Day 5 June 2018

Adventures in Nature

Global Day of Parents 1 June 2018

Range of Biodiversity

International Day for Biological Diversity 22 May 2018

Nature’s Fondest Ties

International Day of Families 15 May 2018

Get out in Nature

World Environment Day June 5

The Green Things Growing

21 April 2018 World Creativity and Innovation Day

World Bee Day 20 May 2018

Song of the Air

Herptology; What is a herptologist?

April is Frog month!

Jim St. Barbe Baker

Heir of the ancient woods

International Day of Forests 21 March 2018

Two roads diverged in a yellow wood

World Poetry Day 21 March 2018

“I had a place.”

St Barbe

Do One Thing

Richard St. Barbe Baker Homestead

Actions Speak Louder Than Words

Year of the Dog 2018

“Everything I know I learned from dogs.”

Happy New Year!!

For the love of trees

Happiness is ….

Is there is anything I can do?

Gaia Do you agree?

Trembling Aspen | Did you see the heavy cross they bore?

Over Thirty eight billion dollars.

History of Afforestation

Values of the Afforestation Areas

a good place for all of us to live in

Just walk and see

A Fog so Thick

Where are the frogs?

Walking the talk: Urban wetlands making cities liveable.

Wetlands for a Sustainable Urban Future

Once in a Blue Moon

What a little snow will do

A Timeline of the afforestation areas.  Up to 1979

Creating the Course

Snow Fondo Race

Wintershines Event

The future of the present

Walk the Walk then Talk the Talk

Female Blackout Day

Professor Laurence Roche

F.I.A.L., For.Dip.Cantab.

St. Barbe’s Vision

Saskatoon: World Tourism Site

Carve your legacy, Evokes curiosity

1915 Saskatoon Sheet

1884 Sectional Map

The Elm, Majestic and Stately

Happy New Year 2018

Happy New Year with a brand new Species!!! Wow 🙂

Specialization is for insects

Afforestation Year End Review for 2017

Severe Cold Weather and You

Thank you to Cold Weather Angels

Extreme Cold Weather and Your Pet

Christmas in the Forest

Christmas at the park

Richard St. Barbe Baker | Landscapes Paysages

Healing Nations 

Longevity from trees 


Tragedy Averted

Measure Progress with your Camera

How rich is Saskatoon?

Prayer of the Woods

The life of a tree is a life of service

Forests are our lungs

Shared Stolen Treasure

Forest Eco-systems

Forest Ecology

National Forest Week, September 24 to 30, 2017

Pamper Your Forest

Fire ban south of Churchill River 

Richard St Barbe Baker Afforestation Area meeting follow up

City council meeting. Monday August 28. 2017

Dog Days of Summer

National Dog Day Saturday, August 26th, 2017

Ride The Wind

August 23, 2017 Ride the Wind Day

a silent gift of nature.

Friendship Week ~ Third week of August. Aug 20 – 26, 2017

As busy as a bee!

Honey Bee Awareness Day – Third Saturday August 19, 2017

MVA Leadership Role

National Non-Profit Day August 17, 2017

Power of Repose

August 15, 2017 Relaxation Day

Pack up your troubles.

Smile Week => Second Week of August. August 13-+19 2017

Municipal Reserve

Notice of Meeting – RE: Inquiry Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area

Happiness Happens

Happiness Happens Day August 8, 2017

Dear Friend –

Friendship Day ~ First Sunday in August. August 6, 2017

K.I.S.S. keep it so simple

Simplify your Life Week => First week of August August 6-12, 2017

Sainte-Terrer,” a Saunterer

July 27 Take Your Pants for a Walk Day

Family Forest Adventures!

Parent’s Day – fourth Sunday in July 23, 2017

Decide now

July 11: World Population Day

150 Happy Birthday, Canada!


This sublime view

National Pink Day June 23

Saskatchewan’s 19th Native Prairie Appreciation Week June 18-24, 2017

Native Prairie

What happens Tuesday June 20, 2017 10:24 P.M. ?

Must See Event.

Paragon of the Beholder

Rewards: Waste Free Challenge

150 Hour Zero Waste Challenge

Zero Waste

Saskatoon Green Infrastructure Program

Long range planning in the forest: are there considerations and implications?

How? Recreation in harmony with wildlife.

Addresses for South West Blairmore Sector Afforestation Areas

National Heat Awareness Day

A Spring Reprieve

Mon May 29th 2017
Standing Policy Committee on Planning, Development and Community
Committee & Commission Meetings
9:00 am / City Council Chamber

Inquiry – Former Councillor Lorje

Forest Concerns

Yellow-headed Blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus)

Unmoored by the Wind?

Ideas Matter.

Ideas Transform the World.

Fossil-fuel emissions and Tree Ratio

Did you know???

Saskatoon Nature Society Field Trip

Canadian Tire, Thank you!

Protecting ancient trees

Could you replant a forest by drone?

“Why shouldn’t we collaborate?”

SK Tire Recycling Program updated!

Quite Simply, the Forest

Afforestation Workshop Thursday May 25, 2017

Water Safety

Saskatoon’s Afforestation leadership Kyoto Protocol

Climate Change and Afforestation

Follow up City of Saskatoon Report on the Afforestation Areas

Monday May 29, 2017

Gratitude Expressed to Hilary Gough

RM of Corman Park Appreciation

Saskatoon City Police Support

World Healing Day, April 29

Shinrin-yoku Forest Bathing

Out for a Festival Walk

April 29 Save the Frogs Day

The Trilling of a Frog

A Walk on the Wild Side

Pleistocene Megafauna. Sabre tooth cats, Mastodons, Giant Condors

Pleistocene Geology

Glacial history and the reconstruction of the most recent ice retreat

Yorath Island Spillway

What is the West Swale?

Heredity and Environment in the Temperate Grasslands.

The Heart of the Plains

South West OLRA Clean UP Saturday April 29, 2017 10:00 a.m. to noon

New Technology for Off Leash Dogs

2017 Clean up Campaign – We need you to help make a difference!

Clean and Green!!

Vision for the Future

True Heroes of the Afforestation Area

Protecting your pet

The Tick

Nature and Viewing Sites In and Around Saskatoon

Saskatoon Nature Society

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Fatbike Fatlanders Brigade, in appreciation

Transportation of Jersey Barriers

Maxie’s Excavating

Stewards of the Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area updates .. 2017

Further Acknowledgements

Progress Report

Meeting Results

A New Story Unfolds

New Technology for Off Leash Dogs

Cost of Barriers

Turn back the clock to April 2016

Discover the Loggerhead Shrike price tag

Sk Party slashes MVA funding

Take a Walk in the Park Day March 30

What is an afforestation area?

From NS: “Lyme disease is set to explode, and you can’t protect yourself”

Spring 2017 Updates

A bit of fun

A Meeting

Facebook connections for Dog Walkers

Basic Consideration : Water

Horned Grebe Podiceps Auritus

Water Programmes are Essential

Horned Grebe Podiceps Auritus

Join In – it is not meaningless!

Prairie Loggerhead Shrike (Lanius ludovicianus excubitorides)

Little Brown Birds

When might you see a sparrow,

Those “Little Brown Jobs”

World Sparrow Day March 20

Knowledge of the Butterfly

Ecological Goods & Services Week – Prairie’s Got the Goods!

A Pollinator Garden Abstract

A Single Spruce ~ A single Glory

When snow falls nature listens

Hibernal Labyrinth; Were you there?

Margaret Rae McKay seeing the details

Saskatchewan Ornithologist

Do one thing!  

United Nations Decade on Biodiversity 2011-2020

Call to Action! 

(United Nations Decade on Biodiversity 2011-2020)

Our Experience of the World

World Book Day

What are Ents?

World Wildlife Day

If Trees were Ents

World Wildlife Day

If Pets Had Thumbs

If Pets Had Thumbs Day

The Saskatchewan Woodpecker 

World Wildlife Day ~ Conservation

International Happiness Day

World Wildlife Day

White stripes and spots ~ Spring arrives

Conservation studies for students

Walking the Dog Day!!!

Saskatchewan Seasonal Moisture Conditions

SOS Elms Coalition Speaks Out

Don’t feed the waterfowl

Feed the Bird’s Day

Winter in Saskatchewan

World Wetlands Day!


How to scientifically forecast the weather with a groundhog!

Where is a groundhog when you need them?

Happy Woodchuck Day!

Bert Wellman Saskatoon Director of Planning and Development Biography

Bill Graham Director of Planning Biography

Green Mansions of Saskatoon

Afforestation Heritage

Afforestation Area the Simple Life

2017 Heritage Festival of Saskatoon

Monarch Butterfly Milkweed Garden 101

Migrate to Mexico, see the Monarchs

Squirrel Appreciation Day

Dream lofty dreams

Uropygial ~ Uropygium

Pelicans and Mallards

Cloud Songs

Not the smallest piece of chaos

Great Blue Heron

Songs to Enchant the Forest and Soul

Honouring Courage and Passion of St Barbe

St Barbe Quote Cryptogram

A Tree-mendous Result!

Wonderland in the early morning

Caring for a tree is caring of your soul!

Woodlands Protection Installed!

Who Speaks for the Heron?

The Outlook for Wildlife

Wildlife in the afforestation area -part 2

Old Bone Trail (Goose Lake Trail) with 1924 Rand McNally Map and 1925 Waghorn’s Map

1917 Scarborough’s Map showing the Old Bone Trail (Goose Lake Trail)

Saskatoon’s Semi-Wilderness Urban Forest

Wildlife in the afforestation area

Baba Wya Miti ~ loving Father of Trees

Richard St. Barbe Baker

Winter trail network

Afforestation Area formerly known as George Genereux Park

Men of the Trees Park

Renovation Work In Progress

The Part of Good Citizens

Paul Hanley | Eleven

Theodore Roosevelt quotation

Dutch Elm Disease

The People with the Green Heads

Excerpt from “Trees for Health and Longevity An Introduction to Tree Therapy” written by Richard St. Barbe Baker

Friends of the Trees

Men of the Trees

International Tree Foundation

Preserving a Civil Society

A Tree Sense; Baker Inspired

What happens August 18, 2016 at 1:00 p.m.?

City of Saskatoon Council Meeting

Donate clothes and household items to Goodwill!

Don’t throw away clothes and household items in the forest!

Keeping the trash out of the woods

Newspaper article Saskatoon Star Phoenix Tuesday July 19, 2016 page A4.

CISV Peace Bus Youth Group

Official Event Photographer~ Robert White

Afforestation Area Clean Up on Global TV News

Clean Up Announced On the Radio!

A Heartfelt Thank You 2016 Volunteers

Shaping Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area

Shaping Saskatoon

Youth Commitment to the Environment

Multi Faith Youth Groups

Clean, Green Community Scene! *** archived page ***

Renewing our spirits through singing

The Real Canadian Superstore Appreciations

Books by Richard St. Barbe Baker

In appreciation of Sk Energy Sponsorship

Tall Trees ~ Great Ones I have Known

Book Table of Contents by Richard St. Barbe Baker

Notable persons known by Richard St. Barbe Baker

Saskatoon rallies to clean up forest

Poster and Pamphlet *** archived page ***

Frequently Asked Questions Waiver *** archived page ***

Learn more about St. Barbe

Environmental Resource Violations *** archived page ***

Motorized Vehicles within the afforestation area

New Signs at St. Barbe Park

Richard St. Barbe Baker Videos

Canada’s Corporate clean Up week

Shoreline Cleanup Participant *** archived page ***

South West Off Leash Recreation Area

Fun and Not so Fun Facts *** archived page ***

Reflections on the Forest

Wild About Saskatoon Nature City Festival

Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area Clean Up Day Prizes *** archived page ***

The fate of the MVA Interpretive Centre

St. Barbe Tributes

What is a Steward? -in general seeking a definition for steward.

Saskatoon’s Urban Forestry Program

Where is the Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area?

A single tree, a forest assembly

Dr. Richard St. Barbe Baker, L.L.D, O.B.E.

St. Barbe ~ the family name

Trailways at Richard St. Barbe Baker Park

Meewasin & Affinity Credit Union Clean-Up Campaign *** archived page ***

A Spirit of Reverence

Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup & Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area RSBBAA

New Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area RSBBAA Logo Created

Congratulations, Maureen Reed



Clean up July 9, 2016 *** archived page ***

Municipal Reserve and park space

Saskatoon Civic Operations Centre

Fire at the Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area *** archived page ***

Stewards of the Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area 2016


Eco Friendly Grant Appreciation

Afforestation Clean Up Day July 9, 2016 *** archived page ***

Afforestation Tour “Nature City Festival” *** archived page ***

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