These are the questions we ask for all of rivers, lakes, and streams within the North Saskatchewan watershed.
We are a local waterbody preservation group dedicated to being a united voice for the North Saskatchewan River watershed and community from the Rocky Mountain headwaters to the forks, near Prince Albert where the North and South Saskatchewan Rivers meet.
The Latest from NSRK's Blog
About a month ago, I was in Toronto’s distillery district during the Panam Games. I happened to walk through on one of the nights that Porte Parole’s Watershed Project was being exhibited. If you... READ MORE
Over the last few months, we’ve watched Alberta counties and municipal districts declare local states of agriculture emergency. On Friday, Agriculture Minister Oneil Carlier approved the decision to declare Alberta in a state... READ MORE
Many of us have had it. I’m talking about the red, itchy rash we sometimes get after swimming in a lake. Commonly called “Swimmer’s Itch,” Alberta has seen a considerable rise in the amount... READ MORE
You might have read our blog post back in July talking about WWF’s Canada-wide assessment of our most prominent watersheds. Or our post about the drought-like conditions affecting much of Alberta. WWF’s ambitious... READ MORE
5 per cent. That’s what’s left of the once-thriving population of cutthroat trout in Alberta. Combine that with a 70 per cent loss of habitat for Alberta’s provincial fish, the bull trout, and things aren’t... READ MORE
Microbeads. It’s a dirty word, isn’t it? These tiny plastic particles, which first appeared in our personal care products in the late 1970s, have been washing down our drains, making their way past... READ MORE