Department of Lands and Forestry

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Program Teaches Camping, Fishing Basics
Nova Scotians curious about camping can register for a fun and informative overnight experience at a provincial park. - 2019/06/19 - 10:50
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Ministerial Statement, Harvest Plan on Hold
NOTE: The following is a statement from Iain Rankin, Minister of Lands and Forestry. Over the past few days I have heard from concerned community members and recently received information that points to there being species at risk in the proposed harvest area between Dalhousie and Corbett Lakes in Annapolis County. - 2019/06/14 - 15:06
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Progress on Ecological Forestry
Scientists, researchers, and subject-matter experts are working with Department of Lands and Forestry staff to improve Nova Scotia’s Crown land forests. - 2019/05/31 - 12:24
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Nova Scotia Sending Wildfire Crew to Alberta
Nova Scotia has answered the call to help fight wildfires in Alberta. - 2019/05/22 - 15:25
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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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