Meewasin Pelican Watch Contest News

According to the MVA, a new partnership with the R.M. of Corman Park and public support led to the decision to maintain the boat launches.

MVA reverses decision to shutter boat launches

By 650 CKOM May 19, 2017 - 2:19pm Updated: May 19, 2017 - 2:19pm

The Meewasin Valley Authority is reversing course on a decision to close three boat launches along the South Saskatchewan River.

Fred Heal, Poplar Bluffs and Paradise...

Pelicans, once listed as an endangered species, gather on the South Saskatchewan River in Saskatoon between April and October.

Contest opens to predict pelicans' arrival in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM March 1, 2017 - 7:30am Updated: March 1, 2017 - 10:48am

Saskatoon will soon be on the lookout for a sure sign of spring: pelicans.

Starting Wednesday, people can register their entry in the annual Meewasin Pelican Watch...

Pelican file photo. Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.

First pelican touches down in Saskatoon

By 650 CKOM April 15, 2016 - 5:20pm Updated: April 15, 2016 - 5:20pm

It's another strong signal spring is here.   The first pelican has made an appearance in Saskatoon.   It was photographed between the CP Bridge and the weir yesterday Thursday...