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Metis Nation, Province sign MOU on hunting, fishing rights for Metis

The Métis Nation – Saskatchewan (MNS) and the Government of Saskatchewan signed a Memorandum of Understanding on December 18  to re-commit to the negotiation of a province-wide agreement on Métis Food Harvesting. Continue reading “Metis Nation, Province sign MOU on hunting, fishing rights for Metis”

Key management wildlife zones targeted for CWD testing

The Ministry of Environment – in partnership with the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation (SWF) – is encouraging hunters to submit the heads of all deer, moose, elk and caribou harvested this hunting season for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) testing.  CWD is a fatal, infectious central nervous system disease in cervids that has no known cure. Continue reading “Key management wildlife zones targeted for CWD testing”