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ORIGIN OF PROVINCE NAME: Derived from the Cree Indian word kisiskatchewanisipi, which means "swift-flowing river," and was first used to describe the Saskatchewan River. NICKNAME: Canada's Breadbasket (also: The Wheat Province).
Churchill River, Saskatchewan - The legendary Churchill River in north-central Saskatchewan. A primary transportation route in the days of the fur trade it flows northeast into Hudson Bay.
Killdeer Badlands, Grasslands National Park - Saskatchewan. Grasslands National Park is the first national park of Canada to preserve a portion of the mixed prairie grasslands. The park will eventually have a total size of 906.4 sq km. It is located between Val Marie and Killdear, south of Swift Current and west of Assiniboia. The park protects an unique flora and fauna, including Canada's only black-tailed prairie dogs and other rare reptiles and amphibians along the Frenchman River Valley.