Department of Natural Resources

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Update on the Independent Review of Forest Practices
Bill Lahey, University of King’s College president and leader of Nova Scotia’s Independent Review of Forest Practices, has assembled a team of experts to help review forest harvest practices and the overall role of Crown wood supply throughout Nova Scotia. - 2017/11/23 - 13:07
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Boston Tree Marks Halifax Explosion’s 100th Anniversary
In the 100th anniversary year of the Halifax Explosion, Nova Scotia’s annual Christmas tree gift to Boston is coming from Cape Breton. - 2017/10/30 - 12:59
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Provincial Parks Wrap Up Record Season
Nova Scotia’s provincial parks had a record number of visitors again this year. - 2017/10/25 - 10:03
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Début de la saison de chasse au chevreuil
La saison de la chasse générale au chevreuil en Nouvelle-Écosse débute le vendredi 27 octobre et se poursuit jusqu'au samedi 2 décembre. - 2017/10/20 - 12:29
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Deer Hunting Season Opens Oct. 27
General deer hunting season begins in Nova Scotia on Friday, Oct. 27, and continues to Saturday, Dec.2. - 2017/10/20 - 12:26
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Government Helping Communities Get Clear Title to Land
Government will invest about $2.7 million over two years to help residents in five communities get clear title to land on which they live. - 2017/09/27 - 10:00
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Nova Scotia’s Forests to Be Celebrated
NOTE: Driving directions to the field days follow this release. September 24th to the 30th is National Forest Week and two award-winning, family-operated, Nova Scotia woodlots are holding public field days in September to help celebrate. - 2017/09/18 - 10:34
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Province Seeks Help of Trail Camera Owners
Government is asking Nova Scotians who use trail cameras to help biologists manage the province’s deer and bear populations by sending in their observations. - 2017/09/13 - 09:56
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