News releases from Natural Resources (to July 2018) issued in the specified time period (Page 22)

Province Enhances Aerial Services to Fight Wildfires

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province is looking skyward to support wildfire fighting capabilities and help provide better protection for Nova Scotians and our valuable resources.

Province Presents Forestry Infrastructure Plan

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province's seven-point plan to provide jobs, specialized training and to keep the NewPage mill in Point Tupper re-sale ready, is progressing.

National Forest Week

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Activities around the province are showcasing the diversity of forests during National Forest Week, Sept. 18-24.

Antlerless Deer Stamps Still Available

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources announced today, Sept. 15, that more than 1,100 antlerless deer stamps are still available for Deer Management Zone 103.

Provincial Parks to Reopen

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

All provincial parks, except one, will reopen at 9 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 30. The parks closed on Sunday, Aug. 28, as a precaution in advance of severe weather conditions expected from Tropical Storm Irene. Department of Natural Resources staff found little damage to provincial parks.

Mainland Parks Close due to Pending Storm

Natural Resources (to July 2018) / Emergency Management Office

All provincial parks in mainland Nova Scotia, including camping, beach parks and day-use facilities, will be closed to the public because of severe weather conditions expected from Tropical Storm Irene.

Une stratégie pour un environnement et une économie durables

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

La stratégie sur les ressources naturelles de la Nouvelle-Écosse permettra d'améliorer la gestion des ressources et les pratiques durables dans la province, tout en créant de nouveaux emplois.

Strategy Sustains Environment, Economy

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotia's natural resources strategy will improve resource management and sustainable practices in the province, while creating good jobs.

Nova Scotia Helps Fight Ontario Fires

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotia is sending a 21 member wildfire fighting crew to help battle blazes in the forests of northern Ontario.

Antlerless Deer Hunting Stamps Available

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotians can begin to apply for the annual antlerless deer hunt starting Friday, July 22. There will be 11,500 permits available again this year.

Canada's Parks Day, Nova Scotia Events

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A day of fun festivities celebrating Canada's Parks Day is in store for Nova Scotians and travellers visiting provincial parks on Saturday, July 16.

2011 Woodlot Owner of the Year Announced

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A Digby County family has been recognized for their diversity of forestry management techniques and ingenuity by being named Nova Scotia's 2011 Woodlot Owner of the Year.

Dominion Beach Maintenance Underway

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Sun and surf enthusiasts at Dominion Beach, Cape Breton Regional Municipality, will soon see improvements at the provincial park. Work has begun to address damage caused by winter storms.

Stricter Enforcement to Keep Dogs on a Leash in Parks

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

With most provincially-run parks and trails open, Nova Scotians are reminded that it is illegal, under the Provincial Parks Act, to allow a dog to run off leash in these areas.

Women Invited to Learn Outdoor Skills

Fisheries and Aquaculture / Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Registration is open for a unique three-day workshop that helps women enjoy the outdoors with confidence.

Annual Moose Hunting Licence Draw to be Webcast

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources will conduct the 2011 annual moose hunting licence draw on Tuesday, June 21, at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre, 606 Reeves St.

Nova Scotia to Deploy a Second Unit to Fight Fires in Alberta

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources is sending another 21 member firefighting crew to Alberta to assist with the high number of forest fires.

Nova Scotia to Help Fight Fires in Alberta

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Natural Resources Department is sending a 21 member firefighting crew to Alberta to assist with a high number of forest fires.

Four-part Coyote Plan Increases Awareness, Safety

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A four-part plan by the province has increased awareness and made communities safer from aggressive coyotes.

Provincial Parks Set to Welcome Visitors

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

People are being encouraged to discover nature by participating in events at provincial parks that promote a healthy, active lifestyle.