News releases from Natural Resources (to July 2018) issued in the specified time period (Page 13)

Province, Woodland Owners Work Together

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The government and private landowners in Cape Breton launched a pilot project today, May 5, in Port Hawkesbury that will help woodland owners become more innovative.

Some Crown Forest Roads Ready for Vehicles

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Gates on forest roads on Crown land in the St. Margaret's Bay and East River areas will be open today, May 2, by 4:30 p.m.

New Fire Trucks in Time for Wildfire Prevention Week

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Natural Resources Minister Zach Churchill showed off two new fire trucks, today, April 17, as Global Wildfire Awareness Week approaches.

Learn To Fish At Shubenacadie Wildlife Park

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Celebrate National Wildlife Week by learning to fish at the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park.

Moose-hunting Licence Application Period Begins

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotian hunters have until midnight, May 31, to apply for a coveted moose hunting licence.

Western Crown Land Forest Roads to Temporarily Close

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Forest roads on western Crown land formerly owned by Bowater will be closed to all motorized vehicles as of Thursday, April 3, to protect drivers and roadbeds.

Ouverture du service de réservation téléphonique et en ligne d’emplacements de camping dans les parcs provinciaux

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Les Néo-Écossais peuvent se réjouir de l’arrivée d’un signe indéniable du printemps. En effet, c’est le mercredi 2 avril qu’ouvrira le service de réservation téléphonique et en ligne d’emplacements de camping dans les parcs provinciaux.

Camping Parks Reservations Line to Open

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotians can take heart as a sure sign of spring is on the way. The toll-free reservation phone line and website to accept bookings for provincial park campsites is opening Wednesday, April 2.

Coxheath Office Closed Today

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources Sydney office, at 300 Mountain Rd., Coxheath, is closed today, April 1, because of bad weather.

Legislation to Repeal Outdated Legislation Introduced

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Natural Resources Minister Zach Churchill introduced legislation today, March 27, to repeal four outdated forestry agreements.

Sawmills Given Short-term Access to Western Crown Land

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Sawmills in Nova Scotia are being given short-term access to harvest trees from the Western Crown lands.

New Wildfire-Risk Season Starts Tomorrow

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The government is reminding Nova Scotians the new wildfire-risk season, when domestic brush-burning is restricted, begins Saturday, March 15.

Enjoy March Break At Shubenacadie Wildlife Park

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

March Break will be an exciting time at the Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park.

Une carte et une nouvelle saison de brûlage pour une sécurité améliorée

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Le gouvernement provincial contribue à réduire le risque de feu de forêt en modifiant la façon dont le brûlage de broussailles est autorisé.

BurnSafe Map, New Burning Season Increase Safety

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province is helping reduce the risk of wildfires by changing the way domestic brush burning is permitted.

The End Of Winter Is Near, Says Sam

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Spring is on the way, says Shubenacadie Sam, who did not see his shadow today, Feb. 2.

Province Supports Innovation in Forestry Sector

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province approved a $1.1-million investment, today, Jan. 31, in eight projects to explore new ways of doing business in the forestry sector.

Short Winter, Long Winter? All Eyes On Sam

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

It's likely that Nova Scotians will be humming Here Comes the Sun at 8 a.m., on Sunday, Feb. 2., if Shubenacadie Sam forecasts an early end to winter.

Province Approves First Municipal Geothermal Project

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Springhill has final provincial approval to open Nova Scotia's first municipal geothermal program.

Shubenacadie Lectures Examine Wildlife Topics

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A thought-provoking series of free monthly talks ranging from saving eagles from lead poisoning to learning how to camp will be offered at Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park this year.