1142 releases issued in the specified time period for Natural Resources
November 28, 2012 2:09 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Festival of Trees and Crafts This Weekend
Thousands of people are expected to enjoy the seasonal celebrations this weekend at the 23rd annual Christmas Festival of Trees and Crafts in Middle Musquodoboit.
November 28, 2012 9:42 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES/ENVIRONMENT--Province Invests in More Lands
Nova Scotians will have more opportunities for recreation and economic development thanks to an investment in land purchases.
November 14, 2012 11:33 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Rare Metals Exploration Licence Extended
People will see potential for good jobs through mineral resource development in Western Nova Scotia as the province extends the special license for Avalon Rare Metal to continue exploration in Yarmouth County.
November 13, 2012 10:39 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Boston Tree Enters Fifth Decade
NOTE: A social media version of this release is available at http://novascotia.ca/news/smr/2012-11-13-Boston-Tree/. Hi-res, downloadable photos and video will be added later today, Nov. 13.
Hundreds of Nova Scotia elementary students in white "I heart NS" toques cheered and waved flags to celebrate Nova Scotia's Christmas tree for Boston today, Nov. 13, in Jordan Bay, Shelburne Co.
November 5, 2012 11:08 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Funds To Help Western Nova Scotia Woodlot Owners
More woodlot owners in western Nova Scotia can build and upgrade access roads to move products, make silviculture work easier and increase forest fire protection with a $500,000 investment by the province.
October 29, 2012 6:21 PM
LABOUR ADVANCED EDUCATION/NATURAL RESOURCES--Work to Dismantle MV Miner Can Resume
The company dismantling the MV Miner can resume phase one work after addressing the province's safety concerns.
October 25, 2012 1:58 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Deer Hunting Season Opens Friday
Deer hunters across the province can resume their annual tradition Friday, Oct. 26, as deer hunting season opens.
October 16, 2012 1:18 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Donors of 2012 Nova Scotia Tree for Boston Announced
Paul and Jan Hicks of Jordan Bay, Shelburne Co., are proud to be this year's generous donors of the Nova Scotia Christmas tree for Boston.
October 13, 2012 7:12 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES/LABOUR/ADVANCED EDUCATION--Bennington Group Must Ensure Safe Worksite
Work to dismantle the MV Miner will not begin until steps are taken to ensure workers will be safe on the job.
October 12, 2012 1:46 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Coyote Pelt Incentive Extended Three Years
The province is extending the pelt incentive part of its plan to make families and communities safer from aggressive coyote behaviour.
October 5, 2012 10:47 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Sydney By-Pass Drivers Warned of Moose
The Department of Natural Resources is advising drivers and residents along Highway 125, the Sydney bypass, that a moose is has been seen near the King's Road exit.
September 27, 2012 12:38 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Moose Safely Removed in HRM
Department of Natural Resource officials have safely removed an errant moose that was in a residential area today, Sept. 27, near the top of Main Avenue in the Fairview area of Halifax Regional Municipality.
September 27, 2012 9:12 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Halifax Drivers Should Watch for Moose
Department of Natural Resource officials are hoping to tranquilize an errant moose, which is being contained near the top of Main Avenue in Halifax.
September 24, 2012 2:13 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Wildfire Detection Changes Improve Safety, Response Time
The province is changing its wildfire detection program to improve public safety and fire response time while also better protecting firefighters.
September 21, 2012 10:51 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Healthy Forests Focus of National Forest Week
The province is marking National Forest Week, Sept. 23-30, with a continuing commitment to projects that support healthy forests and lead to healthy communities.
September 20, 2012 2:51 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Coyote Attack in New Waterford
Natural Resources officials responded to an incident that appears to have involved an aggressive coyote.
September 14, 2012 3:44 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--New Page Statement by Minister Parker
NOTE: The following is a statement from Natural Resources Minister Charlie Parker
Pacific West Commercial Corporation and Nova Scotia Power Inc. have been informed by the Canada Revenue Agency that an advanced income tax ruling, which was a condition to the completion of the sale of the former New Page mill, will not be provided.
September 10, 2012 12:26 PM
RESSOURCES NATURELLES--Fermeture de parcs provinciaux en raison du mauvais temps
Les plages provinciales, le parc faunique Shubenacadie, les parcs d'utilisation diurne et les parcs de camping seront fermés au public en raison des conditions météorologiques causées par la tempête tropicale Leslie.
September 10, 2012 12:25 PM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Provincial Parks Closing Due to Severe Weather
Provincial beaches, the Shubenacadie wildlife park, day-use and camping parks will be closed to the public because of anticipated weather conditions from tropical storm Leslie.
September 6, 2012 10:22 AM
NATURAL RESOURCES--Investments Help Grow Minerals Sector
The province is making new investments in mineral exploration to help create more resource-sector jobs in rural Nova Scotia.