Department of Lands and Forestry

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Prochaine phase des consultations sur la gestion forestière écologique
Le gouvernement maintient son engagement envers la gestion forestière écologique. C'est pourquoi le ministère des Terres et des Forêts mène une consultation sur deux recommandations clés du rapport Lahey au sujet des pratiques de gestion forestière. - 2020/02/20 - 12:44
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Next Phase of Ecological Forestry Consultations
Government remains committed to adopting ecological forestry. That is why the Department of Lands and Forestry is consulting on two key recommendations from the Lahey review of forest management practices. - 2020/02/20 - 12:41
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Trust Fund Provides More Support for Forestry Sector’s Transition
The forestry sector needs time to diversify and move toward a sustainable future. That is why the transition fund announced in December will be placed in trust – so it is available for use over multiple years. - 2020/02/12 - 17:08
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Silviculture and Roadwork For Forestry Sector
Forestry contractors and woodlot owners can begin to apply for additional silviculture and roadwork, starting Feb. 14. - 2020/02/04 - 16:56
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Provincial Campsite Bookings Begin in April
Campers should start thinking about their next outdoor adventure at one of Nova Scotia’s 20 camping parks. Reservations for the 2020 camping season will open April 2 and 3. - 2020/02/04 - 09:00
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Public Buildings Converting to Wood Heat
Replacing imported fossil fuels with a locally sourced renewable resource will create a new market for lower grade forest fibre and reduce the carbon footprint of public buildings. - 2020/02/03 - 11:56
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Shubenacadie Sam Predicts Six More Weeks of Winter
Shubenacadie Sam predicts six more weeks of winter. - 2020/02/02 - 08:08
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Groundhog Day Celebrations Cancelled Due to Storm
Groundhog Day celebrations at Shubenacadie Wildlife Park are being cancelled because of winter storm conditions forecast for this weekend. - 2020/01/31 - 14:59
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