News releases from Natural Resources (to July 2018) issued in the specified time period (Page 42)

Provinces Introduces New Hunter ID Card

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A new, mandatory hunter-identification card will help Nova Scotia better manage and conserve its wildlife.

Province Implements Recommendations for Off-highway Vehicle Use.

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources is creating six new positions for enforcement officers in response to the growing number of off-highway vehicles in Nova Scotia and public concern about their use.

Spray Areas for Blackheaded Budworm Identified

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Twenty areas located in the Cape Breton Highlands have been identified for a proposed spray trial to determine the effectiveness of a biological control product on the blackheaded budworm.

Alcohol Ban in Some Provincial Parks

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources will place a temporary ban on alcohol in some provincial parks, beginning Friday, May 20. The ban is to help ensure visitors have a safe and enjoyable camping experience.

Nova Scotia Provincial Parks Set to Open

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Many of Nova Scotia's provincial parks will open on the Victoria Day weekend, May 20-23.

No Wildlife Management Areas to be Delisted

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Natural Resources Minister Richard Hurlburt announced today, May 5, that no wildlife management areas or wildlife sanctuaries will be delisted.

Celebrate National Forest Week in Nova Scotia

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotians of all ages can celebrate National Forest Week -- which begins Sunday, May 1 -- by taking in an educational play at a local school, playing tree trivia, or simply enjoying a walk in the woods.

Fire Season Begins

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotians will need burning permits as of today, April 15, with the start of fire season.

Special Wild Places Celebrated

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

As life becomes more complicated and demanding, Nova Scotians have more appreciation for those special places where they can enjoy life's simpler pleasures.

Land Conservation Agreement Signed

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotians will soon see more wilderness conservation, thanks to a new partnership agreement.

Annual Moose Licence Lottery Opens

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

More Nova Scotians will get licences to hunt moose this year.

Work Begins on Rissers Boardwalk

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Work on the boardwalk at Rissers Beach Provincial Park, Lunenburg Co., started on Tuesday, March 15.

Blackheaded Budworm Threatens Highlands Forests

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Blackheaded Budworm Threatens Highlands Forests

Province Supports Improvements to Port Hood

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Province Supports Improvements to Port Hood Park

Province Extends Review of Wildlife Management

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Province Extends Review of Wildlife Management Areas

Outdoor Skills for Women

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Women now have an opportunity to enjoy the winter weather while learning outdoor skills and trying new activities.

Portions of the Shubenacadie Canal System to be Upgraded

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Portions of the Shubenacadie Canal System to be Upgraded

Province Assesses Wildlife Management Areas

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Provincial wildlife specialists are beginning a public review of wildlife sanctuaries and wildlife management areas throughout the province.

Rissers Beach Boardwalk to be Reconstructed

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Rissers Beach Boardwalk to be Reconstructed

Second Lake Park Reserve To Expand

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province is expanding the Second Lake Park Reserve in Lower Sackville, Halifax Co.