1138 releases issued in the specified time period for Natural Resources
December 17, 2010 9:47 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES/FISHERIES/AQUACULTURE--Dream Catch For Two Nova Scotians
Two Nova Scotians have landed lifetime passes to enjoy world-class fishing and hunting in the province.
December 14, 2010 12:03 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Burning Brush Safer in Winter
Property owners who burn brush are being encouraged to do so in the winter as opposed to the drier spring months.
December 14, 2010 11:00 AM
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICE/NATURAL RESOURCES--Parrsboro Office Closure
The Department of Natural Resources office at 12057 Highway 209, Parrsboro, is temporarily closed today, Dec. 14, because of a power outage.
December 14, 2010 9:47 AM
EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT OFFICE/NATURAL RESOURCES--Coxheath Office Closure
The Department of Natural Resources office at 300 Mountain Rd., Sydney, is temporarily closed today, Dec. 14, because of a power outage.
December 8, 2010 1:51 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Province Donates Christmas Trees
Nova Scotians can share the holiday spirit by selecting a Christmas tree from their province to enjoy in their homes.
December 3, 2010 11:48 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Christmas Festival of Trees and Crafts
Nova Scotians can get in the holiday spirit this weekend at the 21st annual Christmas Festival of Trees and Crafts in Middle Musquodoboit.
December 1, 2010 1:34 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Government Modernizes Land Surveyors Act
The Land Surveyors Act will be modernized to better serve the public by providing greater accountability and high standards for the self-regulated profession.
December 1, 2010 11:34 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Government Gives Direction on the Future of Forestry
Changes to the way Nova Scotia's forests are managed will better protect them, secure good jobs and ensure that the province's forest industry remains competitive.
November 23, 2010 3:21 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Cleanup of Spilled Pulp Logs Continues
The Department of Natural Resources is acting to ensure that those responsible for a spill of pulp logs in Pictou Harbour on Tuesday, Nov. 9, remove the drifting wood.
November 18, 2010 9:59 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Hunters Helping the Hungry
Hunters are helping feed the hungry by giving to food banks across the province.
November 16, 2010 10:12 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Christmas Tree En Route to Boston
In what has become a Nova Scotian tradition, a Christmas tree is being sent to the people of Boston as thanks for their help during the aftermath of the Halifax Explosion.
November 10, 2010 12:52 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Closure of Abandoned Rail Corridor Trails
The Department of Natural Resources is closing trails as a safety precaution on the abandoned rail corridor in Lunenburg, Queens, Shelburne, Yarmouth, Digby, Annapolis and Kings counties.
November 2, 2010 2:25 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES/TOURISM, CULTURE AND HERITAGE--Changes to Treasure Hunting Regulations Introduced
Ownership of Nova Scotia's underwater cultural and heritage resources will be more secure as government introduces legislation today, Nov. 2, to repeal the Treasure Trove Act, amend the Special Places Protection Act and create the Oak Island Treasure Act.
October 29, 2010 3:38 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Deer Hunting Season Begins
Nova Scotian hunters are celebrating another deer hunting season, which begins today, Oct. 29.
October 29, 2010 9:23 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Government Repeals Merchandise Inspection Act
The province introduced legislation today, Oct. 29, to repeal the Merchandise Inspection Act.
October 29, 2010 9:20 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Government Aims to Simplify Land Titles Clarification Act
The province is moving to simplify land title clarification though legislation introduced today, Oct. 29.
October 27, 2010 9:05 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Laurie Park Redevelopment Underway
Laurie Provincial Park in HRM will take on a new look, providing visitors with a more pleasant experience in the spring.
October 22, 2010 12:08 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Growing the Economy is Theme of Geology Matters Conference
The 34th annual Geology Matters conference will illustrate the benefits of mining to Nova Scotians and how mineral development contributes to a sustainable economy.
October 18, 2010 1:58 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Coxheath Office Closure
The Department of Natural Resources office at 300 Mountain Rd., Coxheath, has been closed for the remainder of the day because of a malfunctioning water service pump.
October 15, 2010 9:08 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Province Launches Coyote Pelt Incentive Program
The coyote pelt incentive program to help protect Nova Scotians from aggressive coyotes will begin today, Oct. 15 with the start of the annual trapping season.