In 2020, SK PCAP is combining two workshops: the 7th Native Prairie Restoration and Reclamation Workshop and the 5th Transboundary Grassland Workshop, February 25-27, 2020 at the Ramada Plaza, Regina, SK.
The theme is The Big Picture: Planning and Partnerships. The workshop will include plenary sessions, interactive panel discussions, break-out sessions, hands-on case studies, trade show and poster session. Highlights include the evening banquet and silent auction. *New* this year, we will be doing a "Speed Dating Case Study."
The NPRRW and TGW Draft Program is available to view, but it is subject to change.
Registration is NOW OPEN! Click here to go to the registration page.
Early-bird registration (before January 21, 2020) - $275
Regular registration (after January 21, 2020) - $325
Student registration (no deadline) - $275
Any one day (no deadline) - $150
Tuesday February 25th: Transboundary Grasslands Workshop
Wednesday February 26th: Native Prairie Restoration/Reclamation Workshop and Transboundary Grasslands Workshop. Followed by Evening Banquet
February 27th: Native Prairie Restoration/Reclamation Workshop.
Join us on February 25th at the Copper Kettle. It is located at 1953 Scarth St, just a 4 minute walk from the Ramada. Please note that this event is not included in the workshop registration fees and will be at your own expense.
The Call for Poster Abstracts *DEADLINE EXTENDED*
Send in an abstract by December 16th, 2019
to be considered for the poster session. The Planning Committee is looking for posters about native prairie restoration or reclamation projects, remediation, invasive species, species at risk and more!
As always, there will be a tradeshow! This is the perfect opportunity to showcase your business/organization with an audience of restoration/reclamation experts, consulting companies, government organizations, NGO's, prairie conservationists, academic representatives and more.
New this year, Trade Show participants have the option to attend all three days or any two days of there choice.
Trade Show booth rates include one full event registration (Valued at $325.00). A special rate for non-profit organizations is available!
More Information About the Trade Show
Trade Show Application
Speed Dating Case Studies *NEW*
Each table will have a different restoration or reclamation case study. Working in a small group, participants will have a short time to come up with solutions for the case study, before moving on to the next one.
When: morning of February 27th, 2019
Volunteers Needed: Do you have a scenario, a project or a program that you could use some help solving? Or get some new ideas and perspectives? We need "Table Leaders" to quickly describe a real-life case to a group of 8 participants, about 6-8 times.
Reward for volunteering: exposure for your project/program, a fresh set of eyes, new ideas and perspectives to consider.
If you are interested in volunteering as as Table Leader, please contact:
Caitlin at email@example.com or 306.298.7886.
Please call the Ramada Plaza Regina (1818 Victoria Avenue) at 306-569-1444 and select "0" for the front desk to book your room. The group room booking is until January 23rd.You must state the workshop name or the booking number (CGPCAL) to get the group booking. Rooms are $124/night, plus $10 if you will be parking a vehicle in the hotel lots.
*Underground parking is available at the hotel and there are also two outdoor lots beside the hotel. Parking can be limited, so please plan to carpool*
Thank you to all of the companies who have donated to our silent auction fundraiser. Proceeds go to support our environmental and agricultural education programs for youth in Saskatchewan.
Friends of the Royal Saskatchewan Museum, Mountain Equipment Co-op, Regina Symphony Orchestra, Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation, Skinner Native Seeds.