SIAST celebrates opening of expanded Hannin Creek Educational Facility

September 15, 2014

The Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology and the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation (SWF) officially opened the expanded Hannin Creek Educational Facility last week. The Hannin Creek facility, located at Candle Lake, offers hands-on learning opportunities for students in forestry; fisheries; wildlife; conservation law; recreation; tourism management; and environmental, civil, and water resources engineering technologies programs. “The Hannin Creek facility and property have provided rich learning experiences for many decades. This partnership between SIAST and the Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation ensures that education and conservation will continue here for many years,” said SIAST President Larry Rosia. SWF President David Pezderic added, “The securement and enhancement of these facilities guarantee Saskatchewan’s continuing excellence in outdoor education for this and future generations to enjoy.” SIAST News Release