Department of Lands and Forestry

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Application Dates for Annual Cape Breton Moose Hunt
Nova Scotians can apply for the annual moose licence lottery starting today, May 17. - 2019/05/17 - 13:32
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Opening Weekend for Provincial Parks
NOTE: A list of camping park opening dates follows this release. Provincial parks will begin opening Friday, May 17, for a season filled with camping, hiking, swimming and exploring nature. - 2019/05/14 - 12:17
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Évitez les interactions avec les animaux sauvages dans votre cour
Les gens peuvent réduire le risque d'interactions avec des animaux sauvages dans leur quartier en suivant les conseils des experts du ministère des Terres et des Forêts. - 2019/05/09 - 10:40
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Avoiding Wildlife Encounters in Your Yard
People can reduce the risks of wildlife encounters in their neighbourhoods by following advice from experts at the Department of Lands and Forestry. - 2019/05/09 - 10:35
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Renewed Species at Risk Recovery Teams
New and revitalized recovery teams for wildlife and species at risk will help guide the creation of recovery plans. - 2019/04/15 - 12:27
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Interdictions de brûlage pendant la saison de risque élevé de feu de forêt
On rappelle aux Néo-Écossais qu’ils doivent tenir compte des interdictions de brûlage durant la saison de risque élevé de feu de forêt, période qui s’étend officiellement jusqu’au 15 octobre. - 2019/03/25 - 11:45
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Burn Restrictions During Wildfire Risk Season
Nova Scotians are reminded to check before they burn during wildfire risk season, which officially runs until Oct.15. - 2019/03/25 - 11:43
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More Funding Supports for Ecological Forestry
The province is providing an additional $1 million for Crown land silviculture. - 2019/03/19 - 12:17
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