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Eco-Camps for Kids

Today the garden was invaded by bug hunters from an Eco-Camp on the U of S campus. They have spent the last week learning about insects in a variety of habitats and today was their last day at camp; so … Continue reading

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Bug Hunting

Grade 3/4 students from Mayfair school visited the Prairie Habitat Garden to hunt for insects in and around the garden. They found a large variety of insects in different stages of life. Flying insects were caught with butterfly nets and … Continue reading

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Potter the Burrowing Owl

On Wednesday May 29th, we were incredibly fortunate to host a visit from Lori Johnson from the Burrowing Owl Interpretive Centre in Moose Jaw and her beautiful bird named Potter. Four classes from Saskatoon Schools and one group from a … Continue reading

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EcoJustice Class Helps Out in the Garden

On the afternoon of May 27th, students with the EcoJustice Class from St. Edward School helped pull some weeds in the Prairie Habitat Garden. They were very interested in learning which of the plants in the garden were edible and … Continue reading

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Welcome!

Welcome to the virtual home of the University of Saskatchewan’s Prairie Habitat Garden. The garden is a great place for students, teachers and people in general to learn about the habitat that existed here long Europeans arrived. Located on the¬†west … Continue reading

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