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Saskatchewan Ecoregions

Cowessess First Nation is located in the aspen parkland ecoregion of Saskatchewan. Vegetaion includes aspen groves and fescue grasslands.  Water is found throughout the reserve in form of sparse, but numerous water bodies. Wildlife includes ducks and waterfowl, white tailed deer, coyote, hare, fox and Richardson's ground squirrel. Typical birds include house wren, least flycatcher, Western kingbird and yellow warbler. Soil is fertile, loamy and black.

Pictures above, compliments of Cowessess Band Member Malcolm Delorme