947 releases issued in the specified time period for Natural Resources
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.
November 17, 2014 10:50 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Boston Christmas Tree Begins Journey
This year's Christmas tree for Boston is cut, wrapped, and ready for send-off after a well-attended ceremony in Purlbrook, Antigonish Co., today, Nov. 17.
November 10, 2014 1:22 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Mining, Exploration Industry Meets in Halifax
Industry leaders, academics and government officials will discuss advances and challenges in Nova Scotia's mining industry during Geology Matters, Nov. 12-13, in Halifax.
November 6, 2014 12:20 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--2014 Boston Tree Location A First
For the first time in the history of the tradition, the Nova Scotia Christmas tree for Boston is coming from the northern half of the province.
October 31, 2014 11:14 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Panuke Lake Harvest Review Panel Members Named
Today, Oct. 31, government asked the Mersey Woodlands Advisory Committee to review a recent forest harvest near Lake Panuke, Hants Co.
October 28, 2014 2:04 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Poachers of Endangered Moose Sought
Department of Natural Resources officials are asking for the public's help to find the poachers who killed an endangered mainland moose that was removed for safety reasons last month from St. Croix, Hants Co.
October 28, 2014 11:58 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Province Seeks Feedback On Forestry Plans
The government today, Oct. 28, posted new maps on the Department of Natural Resources website that show planned Western Crown fibre harvests.