News releases from Natural Resources (to July 2018) issued in the specified time period (Page 16)

Women Can Learn New Skills at Outdoor Adventure Workshop

Fisheries and Aquaculture / Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotia women seeking outdoor adventure can join the Becoming an Outdoors-Woman (BOW) Workshop again this fall.

Provincial Parks Celebrate Canada Day

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

No matter the weather, enjoying the natural beauty at some of Nova Scotia's 120 provincial parks is a great way to celebrate July 1.

Hunters, Communities Benefit from New Hunting Regulations

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province has heard the concerns of hunters, trappers, farmers and property owners, and new hunting regulations come into effect today, June 26.

Province Celebrates Newest Provincial Park

Premier's Office / Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NOTE: A social media version of this release with hi-res, downloadable photos and audio clipsis is available at http://novascotia.ca/news/smr/2013-06-26-Sackville-Park/ . -----------------------------------------------------------------Imagine scenic hiking trails among beautiful trees on a rolling terrain thriving in an urban surrounding, and you have envisioned Nova Scotia's newest provincial park.

Funds Focus on Mineral Exploration, Jobs in Nova Scotia

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province is investing more funds in Nova Scotian mineral exploration projects that will create more jobs and improve the rural economy.

Geothermal Lease for Springhill a First

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province is helping Springhill grow its economy, use clean, efficient energy, and reduce harmful emissions by opening the way for a municipal geothermal program - the first in Nova Scotia.

Coxheath Office Without Power, Phone Today

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources office in Coxheath, Cape Breton, is unable to receive e-mails today, June 10, and phone reception will be limited due to renovations.

Improved Caribou Provincial Park Will Open Soon

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A new guest services building is making Caribou-Munroes Island Provincial Park an even better destination for campers, picnickers and swimmers.

Comment éviter une rencontre avec un ours

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Les ours sont sortis d’hibernation et il arrive que des jeunes s’éloignent de leur mère et s’aventurent dans des lieux habités. Il est bon que les Néo-Écossais sachent quoi faire s’ils se trouvent en présence d’un ours.

How to Avoid Bear Encounters

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Hibernation has ended and young bears straying from their mothers may enter neighbourhoods, so Nova Scotians should know how to respond.

Visiting Cape Split Is Easier, Safer

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotians and tourists will find it easier to visit Cape Split, now that a new parking lot has opened.

Moose Near Highway 104

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources is issuing a warning that a moose is moving quickly near Highway 104, Exit 3, close to the Wandlyn Motel.

Report Summarizes Public Comments on Western Crown Lands

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A report is now available on what Nova Scotians said are the best ways to use the 1.5-million acres of Crown land in the province's western region to ensure sustainable economic, social and environmental benefits for communities.

Solar-Powered Salamander at Open House Weekend

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotians will have a chance to see a yellow-spotted salamander that's powered by the sun and to learn about the province's gold mines, fossils, parks, forests, Crown land and more at the Department of Natural Resources Open House Weekend.

Ouverture des parcs provinciaux pour la saison

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Les Néo-Écossais ont une autre raison de célébrer cette fin de semaine prolongée puisque plusieurs parcs provinciaux ouvriront leurs portes.

Provincial Parks Opening for Season

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotians have another reason to celebrate this coming holiday weekend, as several provincial parks open to visitors.

Burning Permit Replacement to Improve Safety, Save Money

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province is developing an online system that will increase fire safety for Nova Scotians while replacing burning permits and eliminating their fees. It will launch next spring.

Fires in Cape Breton Prompt Warnings

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province is urging Nova Scotians to understand the dangers of uncontrolled fires and to take steps to prevent them after a number of fires have occurred in Cape Breton Regional Municipality already this season.

Province Urges Safe Off-Highway Vehicle Riding

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotians who drive off-highway vehicles such as ATVs and dirt bikes are reminded of mandatory safety training courses and other legal requirements.

Province Opens Roads on Western Crown Land

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A social media release, with audio clips, is available at http://novascotia.ca/news/smr/2013-04-29-Crown-Lands/ . Hi-res downloadable photos will be added after the event.