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DNR Minister Lloyd Hines at Forest Nova Scotia’s AGM

DNR Minister Lloyd Hines at Forest Nova Scotia’s AGM: talking forest management.

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Wildlife Lecture Series at Wildlife Park
Nova Scotians can enjoy a series of free monthly talks about wildlife at the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park. - 2016/02/10 - 13:13
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Shubenacadie Sam Makes Winter Prediction
Spring will come early, according to a prediction made today, Feb. 2, by Nova Scotia's famous groundhog, Shubenacadie Sam. The furry forecaster came out of his hut and did not see his shadow. Folklore says that means a shorter winter. - 2016/02/02 - 08:07
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All Welcome to Groundhog's Grand Gathering
A large crowd is expected to celebrate a centuries-old weather forecasting tradition with Nova Scotia's famous groundhog, Shubenacadie Sam, on Tuesday, Feb. 2 at 8 a.m. at the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park. - 2016/01/29 - 10:37
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Lights, Camera, Groundhog
Nova Scotia's famous groundhog, Shubenacadie Sam, is now live online. Sam fans can watch via the Sam Cam to see the groundhog in advance of the public Groundhog Day ceremony, Feb. 2. - 2016/01/21 - 10:51
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Festival of Trees and Crafts This Weekend
The annual Christmas Festival of Trees and Crafts in Middle Musquodoboit starts Friday, Dec. 4, and continues through the weekend. - 2015/12/03 - 10:36
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Boston Christmas Tree Wrapped and Ready
Nova Scotia's tall, green Christmas gift for Boston is wrapped and ready for sending after a celebration in Lorne, Pictou Co., today, Nov. 17. - 2015/11/17 - 11:04
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Boston Marathoner Donates 2015 Tree for Boston
A Nova Scotian who ran the 100th Boston Marathon is donating the Christmas tree that the province will give to Boston this year. - 2015/11/05 - 11:52
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Rappel au sujet de la saison de chasse et de la chasse le dimanche
La saison de la chasse générale au chevreuil débute aujourd'hui 30 octobre et se poursuit jusqu'au 5 décembre. - 2015/10/30 - 09:09
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