953 releases issued in the specified time period for Natural Resources
April 22, 2015 8:20 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Burning Restrictions Now In Place
Burning restrictions are now in place throughout the province, until Oct. 15.
Ouverture du service de réservation téléphonique et en ligne d’emplacements de camping dans les parcs provinciaux
April 1, 2015 11:49 AM
RESSOURCES NATURELLES--Ouverture du service de réservation téléphonique et en ligne d’emplacements de camping dans les parcs provinciaux
En effet, c'est le jeudi 2 avril qu'ouvrira le service de réservation téléphonique et en ligne d’emplacements de camping dans les parcs provinciaux.
April 1, 2015 11:35 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Camping Parks Reservations Line to Open
The toll-free reservation phone line and website for booking provincial park campsites is opening Thursday, April 2.
April 1, 2015 9:37 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Application Dates Announced for Annual Cape Breton Moose Hunt
Thousands of Nova Scotia hunters are expected to take part in the application process for the 2015 annual moose licence lottery, opening today, April 1.
March 31, 2015 12:22 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Government Gets Ownership Porters Lake Canal
The Department of Natural Resources has signed an agreement with the Government of Canada to get ownership of the Porters Lake Canal. The Government of Canada will transfer the land at no cost.
March 30, 2015 12:33 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Structure on McNabs Island to be Burned
The Department of Natural Resources will be burning a structure on McNabs Island on the morning of Tuesday, March 31. Members of the public should not be alarmed if they see smoke and fire on the island on this date.
February 27, 2015 11:47 AM
N.S. TOURISM AGENCY/NATURAL RESOURCES--Program Review Changes Protect Priorities, Cut Costs, Duplication
Government is changing how some park and tourism services are being delivered. The changes, which are part of program review, will cut costs and duplication, and protect services most important for government to fund.
February 26, 2015 9:11 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Audit Released On Panuke Lake Harvest
Clear cutting was the correct technical and scientific approach for a forest harvest last summer, near Panuke Lake, Halifax Co.
February 13, 2015 12:22 PM
RESSOURCES NATURELLES--Début des consultations sur la chasse le dimanche
Les Néo-Écossais sont invités à soumettre leurs commentaires sur la proposition de lever l'interdiction de chasser le dimanche.
February 13, 2015 12:20 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Consultation Begins on Sunday Hunting
Nova Scotians are invited to contribute their opinions on lifting the ban on Sunday hunting.
February 9, 2015 12:01 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Funding to Two Rivers Wildlife Park
Government announced today, Feb. 9, that it will provide $20,000 to the Two Rivers Wildlife Park in Huntington, Cape Breton Regional Municipality.
February 2, 2015 8:28 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Shubenacadie Sam Predicts Six More Weeks of Winter
Nova Scotia's famous groundhog prognosticator Shubenacadie Sam saw his shadow today, Feb. 2, meaning a predication of six more weeks of winter for Nova Scotia.
January 30, 2015 11:26 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Community Forest Pilot Project Begins
Government signed an agreement today, Jan. 30, with Medway Community Forest Co-operative Ltd. to begin managing a community forest in Annapolis County, the first one in Eastern Canada.
January 22, 2015 11:46 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Winter Length Determined By Popular Predictor
Nova Scotians can watch Shubenacadie Sam check for his shadow, at 8 a.m. Monday, Feb. 2, to find out how much longer winter will last.
January 16, 2015 1:19 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Shubenacadie Lectures Examine Wildlife Topics
A series of free monthly lectures on topics ranging from community forests to creatures of the ocean will be offered at Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park this year.
January 2, 2015 9:57 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Consultation Begins on Mineral Resources Act
Nova Scotians are invited to contribute their thoughts and ideas to a review of the Mineral Resources Act.
December 17, 2014 2:57 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Government Seeks Public Input on Mineral Resources Act
Government has released a discussion paper in preparation for a review of the Mineral Resources Act.
December 15, 2014 1:50 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Two Hunters Win 2014 Licence of a Lifetime
Two Nova Scotian hunters are the winners of this year's Licence of a Lifetime lottery, giving them free, life-long hunting and fishing licences.
December 5, 2014 10:34 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Enjoy a Weekend Festival of Trees and Crafts
This weekend, thousands of Nova Scotians are expected to enjoy the 25th annual Christmas Festival of Trees and Crafts in Middle Musquodoboit, Halifax Regional Municipality.
December 2, 2014 2:29 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Government Supports Tree Industry, Charities
The government is promoting Nova Scotia Christmas trees while making the holiday greener and brighter for charities.