News releases from Natural Resources (to July 2018) issued in the specified time period (Page 51)

Parks Remain Open, Fire Ban Still in Effect

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Natural Resources Minister Ernest Fage wants to assure Nova Scotia visitors and residents that provincially operated parks are still open for business.

Nova Scotia Woodlands Closed to Travel

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A provincewide ban on travel in Nova Scotia woodlands comes into effect at noon today. Natural Resources Minister Ernest Fage ordered the ban because of the dryness of the woods. The ban will remain in effect until further notice.

Ban on Open Fires

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Natural Resources Minister Ernest Fage has announced there will be a ban on open fires in Nova Scotia effective at noon today, Friday, July 27. The ban will remain until further notice.

Commemorative Poster to be Unveiled at Cape Chignecto

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Commemorative Poster to be Unveiled at Cape Chignecto

Minister Accepts Recommendations from Stumpage Report

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Minister Accepts Recommendations from Stumpage Report

Parks Day Events to be Held Across Province

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

On Saturday, July 21, the 12th annual Parks Day will be celebrated throughout Nova Scotia.

Nova Scotia Adds to Endangered Species List

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--CXN--Nova Scotia Adds to Endangered Species List

Nova Scotia Government Supports Wind Energy Initiative

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Nova Scotia Government Supports Wind Energy Initiative

Antlerless Deer Draw Application Line Opens

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A special telephone line where Nova Scotia hunters can apply for a stamp that will allow them to hunt antlerless deer (does) will open this Saturday morning at seven o''clock.

Hunter Education Available On-Line and Through Home Study

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Hunter Education Available On-Line and Through Home Study

2001 Woodlot Owner of the Year Chosen

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A couple from Upper Kennetcook, East Hants Co., will receive the 2001 Woodlot Owner of the Year award from the Department of Natural Resources.

Launch of Climate Change Centre

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Meinhard Doelle, executive director of Clean Nova Scotia, today announced a new province-wide effort to raise awareness about climate change.

Watch for Deer while Driving Our Roadways

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

It may be spring, but Natural Resources Minister Ernest Fage is still advising motorists to drive with care. Although snow conditions are no longer a concern, the possibility of hitting a deer on our roads increases significantly this time of year.

Education Centre Showcases New Web Site

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

In conjunction with the official opening of the Musquodoboit Valley Education Centre, the Department of Natural Resources will be showcasing one of its millennium projects on Monday, June 4. The project -- a new education and extension programs Web site -- has been developed by Natural Resources’ education staff.

Provincial-Park Camping Fees Increased

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotia is increasing camping fees at provincially operated parks for the first time in five years.

Moose-Draw Application Deadline Approaches

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The deadline for moose licence applications in Nova Scotia is fast approaching. The 1-900 application line will officially close to applicants at midnight on May 31.

Campground Host Program

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Where is the nearest laundromat? Are there bears in the woods? How long will it take to walk the park trails?

Family Camping a Fun Team Effort

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

As a parent of two adolescents, Ellen Henwood of Hants County has much to keep her busy. You might think camping would be out of the question. But for Ellen and her children, Rosemary and Timothy, camping is a joy and a great way to spend good times together.

Provincial Parks to Open

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Many of Nova Scotia’s provincially operated parks will officially open for the season on Friday, May 18, in time for the Victoria Day long weekend.

National Forest Week, May 6-12

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotia’s forests are a rich and diverse resource. They mean many things to many people. They have always played a vital role in the economic, environmental and physical well-being of all Nova Scotians.