Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area Table of Contents
Paul Hanley, Environmental Awareness Promoter
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?
Speak to me my friend of Him
The greatest gift of all is life
June 9 Tribute
Keep close to Nature
Adventures in Nature
Range of Biodiversity
Nature’s Fondest Ties
Get out in Nature
The Green Things Growing
World Bee Day
Song of the Air
Herptology; What is a herptologist?
Jim St. Barbe Baker
Heir of the ancient woods
Two roads diverged in a yellow wood
“I had a place.”
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 at the Man of the Trees Winter Fatbike Trail Network Friends of the Trees Trail?
The future of the present
Walk the Walk then Talk the Talk
Female Blackout Day
Professor Laurence Roche
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
Longevity from trees
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
Saskatoon Forest Story Submission
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
Notice of Meeting – RE: Inquiry Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area
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
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
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
A Problem and Great Dilemna
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
Yellow-headed Blackbird (Xanthocephalus xanthocephalus)
Unmoored by the Wind?
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
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
Aptil 29 Save the Frogs Day
The Trilling of a Frog
A Walk on the Wild Side
Pleistocene Megafauna. Sabre tooth cats, Mastodons, Giant Condors
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
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
Stewards of the Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area updates .. 2017
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
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
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 Birds 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 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
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
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
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 ***
Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area
For more information:
Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area is located in Saskatoon, SK, CA north of Cedar Villa Road, within city limits, in the furthest south west area of the city.
Wikimapia Map: type in Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area
Google Maps South West Off Leash area location pin at parking lot
Web page: https://stbarbebaker.wordpress.com
Where is the Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area? with map
Facebook group page : Users of the St Barbe Baker Afforestation Area
Facebook: South West Off Leash Recreation Area SW OLRA
Tagged Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area
Twitter: St Barbe Baker
Contact the Meewasin Valley Authority in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada. The MVA has begun a Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area trust fund. If you wish to support the afforestation area with your donation, write a cheque to the “Meewasin Valley Authority Richard St. Barbe Baker Afforestation Area trust fund (MVA RSBBAA trust fund)”. Post to MVA 402 Third Avenue South Saskatoon, SK S7K 3G5 Please and thank you!
Membership in the Saskatoon Nature Society “supports nature conservation projects and [the society] is an active advocate for the preservation of plant and animal habitats”.
Please contemplate joining the SOS Elms coalition ~ an active group interested in forest management~ or make a donation to “Save our Saskatchewan” [SOS] Elms ~ leave a message to support the afforestation area 😉
3./ Do Something: ***