1142 releases issued in the specified time period for Natural Resources
January 20, 2014 9:41 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Get Ready For Groundhog Sam-Cam
Shubenacadie Sam is about to get his wake-up call, about two weeks ahead of his end-of-winter forecast next month. Hopefully, he can't reach the snooze button.
December 24, 2013 8:54 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Province Supports Maple Syrup Production
A Cumberland county maple syrup producer can expand his business, with a government lease for forested Crown land in Leamington.
December 18, 2013 2:17 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--2013 Licence of a Lifetime Winners Announced
Two Nova Scotians have won this year's Licence of a Lifetime, giving them free life-long hunting and fishing licences. It is the 21st year the province and the Nova Scotia Federation of Anglers and Hunters have joined together to offer the prize.
December 16, 2013 1:38 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Province Increases Crown Land Ownership
The province is gaining additional Crown land to protect species at risk, support forestry needs and increase a provincial park.
December 13, 2013 12:27 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Natural Resources Staff Stop Using Lead Bullets
Every year, many animals and birds risk being poisoned by ammunition that contains lead.
December 5, 2013 10:22 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--A Weekend Festival of Trees and Crafts
Join thousands of Nova Scotians and enjoy the seasonal celebrations this weekend at the 24th annual Christmas Festival of Trees and Crafts in Middle Musquodoboit, Halifax Regional Municipality.
December 4, 2013 9:56 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Province Donates Christmas Trees
The province is making the holiday season brighter and greener, and promoting Nova Scotia Christmas trees at the same time.
November 21, 2013 10:51 AM
RESSOURCES NATURELLES--Une nouvelle carte indique les endroits où les risques liés au radon sont plus élevés
Le gouvernement provincial rappelle aux propriétaires de vérifier le niveau de radon dans leur maison, et a mis en ligne une nouvelle carte qui cerne les régions où le risque d'exposition est le plus élevé.
November 21, 2013 10:48 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--New Map Shows Potential Radon Threat
The province is reminding property owners to test for radon and is publishing a new online map to help identify areas with the highest potential risk of exposure.
November 13, 2013 1:55 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Take A Neighbourly Approach To Exploration
Telling neighbours when major work will be starting next door is common courtesy.
November 12, 2013 11:21 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Nova Scotia's Tree for Boston Begins Journey
Nova Scotia's Christmas Tree for Boston started its journey from Mill Cove, Lunenburg Co., today, Nov. 12, with a planned stopover at Halifax City Hall for a final public send-off, Wednesday morning.
November 1, 2013 1:32 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Nova Scotian Donates Christmas Tree for Boston
NOTE: A photo of this year's Boston Tree is available at http://novascotia.ca/news/photos/2013/nov/o1A9253.jpeg.
Mary Lou Milligan of Mill Cove, Lunenburg Co., is this year's donor of Nova Scotia's Christmas tree for Boston.
October 29, 2013 11:55 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Bat-sighting Website Closes For Season
As temperatures cool and bats across the province migrate south or roost here for the winter, a website and telephone hotline to track bat sightings will go into hibernation Thursday, Oct. 31.
October 25, 2013 1:10 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--General Deer-Hunting Season Opens Oct. 25
The general deer hunting season begins today, Oct. 25, with general licence holders allowed to harvest one deer.
October 18, 2013 1:48 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Baddeck Office Services Limited Today
The Department of Natural Resources office in Baddeck, Victoria Co., is without phone and other services today, Oct. 18.
October 18, 2013 12:02 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Province Moving Forward On Community Forests
Rural communities are getting more control over their forests and economic opportunities, through Nova Scotia's community forests program.
September 27, 2013 1:41 PM
RESSOURCES NATURELLES--Le bureau de Digby déménage le 30 sept.
Le bureau de Digby du ministère des Ressources naturelles déménagera à Cornwallis Park le lundi 30 septembre et aura un nouveau numéro de téléphone.
September 27, 2013 1:40 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Digby Office Moving Sept. 30
Department of Natural Resources' Digby Office is moving to Cornwallis Park on Monday, Sept. 30, and will have new phone numbers.
September 18, 2013 9:45 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Celebrate National Forest Week in Nova Scotia
Nova Scotians are invited to take part in National Forest Week, Sept. 22-28, and learn how the province continues to support healthy forests and communities.
September 9, 2013 1:05 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Bear and Deer Hunting Seasons Begin Today
Hunters are reminded to obey new regulations with the beginning of hunting season today, Sept. 9. They came into effect in June.