Search Results

1151 releases issued in the specified time period for Natural Resources

Previous Next

Nova Scotia's Wildfire Fighters to Help Alberta

Natural Resources

May 25, 2018 3:59 PM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Nova Scotia's Wildfire Fighters to Help Alberta
Nova Scotia has answered the call to help control forest fires in Alberta.

Biodiversity Council Members Appointed

Natural Resources

May 22, 2018 11:30 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Biodiversity Council Members Appointed
NOTE: Biographical information about the four council members follows this release.
Four experts who will help craft new legislation and recommend new actions to promote biodiversity in Nova Scotia have been chosen for the new Biodiversity Council.

Most Provincial Parks Opening Friday

Natural Resources

May 15, 2018 11:02 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Most Provincial Parks Opening Friday
NOTE: A list of opening dates for camping parks follows this release.
Nearly all provincial day-use parks and several camping parks are set to open Friday, May 18.

Annual Moose Licence Draw

Natural Resources

May 1, 2018 9:35 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Annual Moose Licence Draw
Nova Scotians can apply for the annual moose licence lottery starting today, May 1.

Independent Review of Forest Practices Being Finalized

Natural Resources

April 30, 2018 12:53 PM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Independent Review of Forest Practices Being Finalized
University of King’s College president Bill Lahey has informed Natural Resources Minister Margaret Miller that although he will be completing his report on forest practices in the next few days, he is subjecting it to further review by advisors in international law and forestry economics before he finalizes his report for submission to the minister and public release.

Fund Supports Mineral Sector Growth

Natural Resources

April 10, 2018 12:21 PM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Fund Supports Mineral Sector Growth
Nova Scotia has launched a new fund to boost the province’s mineral sector and help the search for mineral deposits across the province.

Provincial Campsite Bookings Begin Next Week

Natural Resources

March 29, 2018 9:31 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Provincial Campsite Bookings Begin Next Week
Campers will be able to book provincial campsites for the 2018 season starting Monday, April 2.

Interdictions de brûlage à compter du 15 mars

Natural Resources

March 9, 2018 1:11 PM

RESSOURCES NATURELLES--Interdictions de brûlage à compter du 15 mars
On rappelle aux Néo-Écossais de consulter la carte des interdictions de brûlage à compter du 15 mars, date officielle du début de la saison de risque élevé de feu de forêt.

Burning Restrictions Begin March 15

Natural Resources

March 9, 2018 1:07 PM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Burning Restrictions Begin March 15
Nova Scotians are reminded to, Check Before You Burn, starting March 15, the official start of the wildfire risk season.

Amendments to the Mineral Resources Act

Natural Resources

March 2, 2018 9:15 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Amendments to the Mineral Resources Act
Amendments introduced today, March 2, will improve the clarity of the Mineral Resources Act before it is proclaimed this spring.

Update on the Independent Review of Forest Practices

Natural Resources

February 21, 2018 11:22 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Update on the Independent Review of Forest Practices
Natural Resources Minister Margaret Miller has extended the time frame for the Independent Review of Forest Practices. The review, launched on Aug. 30, will be completed at the end of April.

Shubenacadie Sam Predicts an Early Spring

Natural Resources

February 2, 2018 8:03 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Shubenacadie Sam Predicts an Early Spring
Nova Scotia’s famous furry forecaster Shubenacadie Sam did not see his shadow today, Feb. 2, meaning an early spring for Nova Scotia.

All Welcome to Join in Groundhog Day Festivities

Natural Resources

January 29, 2018 12:21 PM

NATURAL RESOURCES--All Welcome to Join in Groundhog Day Festivities
Nova Scotians are invited to join our province’s famous groundhog at the Shubenacadie Wildlife Park for a centuries-old weather forecasting tradition on Friday, Feb. 2.

Licence of a Lifetime Winners Can Fish and Hunt for Life

Natural Resources

December 14, 2017 11:54 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Licence of a Lifetime Winners Can Fish and Hunt for Life
Winners of the 2017 Licence of a Lifetime lottery have received a free licence to hunt game and catch fish in Nova Scotia.

Update on the Independent Review of Forest Practices

Natural Resources

November 23, 2017 1:07 PM

NATURAL RESOURCES--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.

Boston Tree Marks Halifax Explosion’s 100th Anniversary

Natural Resources

October 30, 2017 12:59 PM

NATURAL RESOURCES--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.

Provincial Parks Wrap Up Record Season

Natural Resources

October 25, 2017 10:03 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Provincial Parks Wrap Up Record Season
Nova Scotia’s provincial parks had a record number of visitors again this year.

Début de la saison de chasse au chevreuil

Natural Resources

October 20, 2017 12:29 PM

RESSOURCES NATURELLES--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.

Deer Hunting Season Opens Oct. 27

Natural Resources

October 20, 2017 12:26 PM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Deer Hunting Season Opens Oct. 27
General deer hunting season begins in Nova Scotia on Friday, Oct. 27, and continues to Saturday, Dec.2.

Government Helping Communities Get Clear Title to Land

Natural Resources

September 27, 2017 10:00 AM

AFRICAN NOVA SCOTIAN AFFAIRS/NATURAL RESOURCES--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.

Previous Next