University of Saskatchewan
School of Environment and Sustainability Program Open House
SENS invites students and professionals to join us and learn about our innovative one-year masters programs geared towards careers in environmental management, sustainability and water security. Hear from alumni who have gone on to have fulfilling careers, and how studying at SENS helped them achieve their professional goals. Information on our thesis-based programs will also be available.
Tuesday, November 3rd
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
146 Kirk Hall, 117 Science Place, University of Saskatchewan
RSVP by October 30 to Sharla Daviduik (306) 966-8431 or firstname.lastname@example.org
APEGS - Engineers Canada
Continuing Professional Development Workshop
Integrating Climate Risk into Infrastructure Development
Location: Willows Golf & Country Club, 382 Cartwright Street, Saskatoon SK
Date: November 5, 2015
8:15 am to 5:00 pm
Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species
The Invasive Species Centre is hosting the 19th International
Conference on Aquatic Invasive Species that will be held at the Fort
Garry Hotel, in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, April 10-14, 2016.
This conference series is widely considered the most comprehensive
international forum on aquatic invasive species and continues to evolve
to address new and emerging issues.
Click here for the latest call for abstracts.
EYC Internship Program Now Open
Environmental Youth Corps (EYC)
Internship Program has launched and we’re now accepting applications
for internship hosts and interns.
Funded through Environment Canada’s Science Horizons Program, EYC Internships
will support over 100 internship jobs and provide $800,000 in wage subsidies
Employers can receive 33% of an intern’s salary (up to $12,000) when they hire
for a new, full-time environmental job related to science, technology,
engineering, or mathematics.
to take part in this program? See the eligibility criteria and apply today!
Saskatchewan Environmental Code chapters now in effectOn
June 1, 2015
The Environmental Management and Protection Act, 2010 came into force,
along with the full Saskatchewan
Environmental Code, 28 standards, and three regulations:
Environmental Management and Protection (General) Regulations
Environmental Management and Protection (Saskatchewan Environmental Code Adoption)
Waterworks and Sewage Works Regulations
guidelines and chapters are described here, with links to related information
on the Ministry of Environment’s website. All other activities continue to be
governed by existing requirements.