News release

Parks Closing due to Severe Weather

Provincial beaches, day-use, and camping parks will be closed to the public because of severe weather conditions anticipated from Hurricane Bill.

All provincial beaches, day-use, and camping park locations will close at 5 p.m. today, Aug. 22, and will remain closed until at least Monday, Aug. 24.

All locations will be re-evaluated for damage or safety concerns on a case-by-case basis on Monday. Public notice of reopening of parks will be provided on the provincial parks website and through news releases.

For more information on provincial parks, visit www.novascotiaparks.ca .

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Media Contact:

Dan Davis
Natural Resources 902-225-2501 (cell) E-mail: