News releases from Natural Resources (to July 2018) issued in the specified time period (Page 43)

Hunter Education Instructor of the Year

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Clarence Grondin of the Lunenburg Rod and Gun Club is the 2004 Nova Scotia Hunter Education Instructor of the Year.

Province Issues Donkin Call for Proposals

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province issued a call for proposals today, Dec. 13, to explore and develop the Donkin coal resource block within the Sydney coalfield.

Enhanced Wood Salvage Program Announced

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province announced an enhanced wood salvage program for landowners within the Brown Spruce Longhorn Beetle restricted zone during a meeting on Dec. 7 at the Lawrencetown Community Centre in Lawrencetown, Halifax Regional Municipality.

Wild Turkey Decision

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province has decided not to approve the introduction of wild turkeys to Nova Scotia at this time.

Province Purchases Coastal Properties

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province is purchasing more than 2,400 hectares of coastal properties, in areas of Shelburne, Guysborough and Halifax counties.

Committee to Review Off-highway Vehicle Report

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources will co-ordinate an interdepartmental committee to review Voluntary Planning's off- highway vehicle task force report, released today, Nov. 2.

Deer Hunting Season Opens In Nova Scotia

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Natural Resources Minister Richard Hurlburt is urging hunters to make safety a top priority as this year's five-week deer hunting season opens on Friday, Oct. 29.

Learning More About Our Mineral Resources

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The story of Halifax Harbour will be told by Gordon Fader during a lunchtime talk on Tuesday, Nov. 2 at the 2004 Mining Matters Conference in Halifax.

2004 Woodlot Owner of the Year Field Day

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

James Bower is Nova Scotia's 2004 provincial Woodlot Owner of the Year. A field day will be held on his woodlot in Lower Ohio, Shelburne Co., on Saturday, Oct. 16 from 10 a.m to 3 p.m.

Women Enjoying the Outdoors

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nancy Parsons grew up with six siblings and enjoyed many outdoor activities, such as camping, fishing and hiking. Then she joined the workforce and had a family. Her priorities and responsibilities changed and she wasn't able to spend as much time enjoying the outdoors as she would have liked.

Sustainable Communities Initiative Wins Silver Award

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Sustainable Communities Initiative Wins Silver Award

No Moratorium on Aerial Spraying

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Natural Resources Minister Richard Hurlburt said today, Sept. 13, that there will not be a moratorium on aerial spraying.

Review of Wild Turkey Proposal Proceeding

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Natural Resources Minister Richard Hurlburt said today, Sept. 13, that information gathered during his review of a proposal to introduce wild turkeys to Nova Scotia is now available on a department website.

Deadline Approaches for Antlerless Deer Draw Applications

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Deadline Approaches for Antlerless Deer Draw Applications

Wharf Transferred to Local Association

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The community wharf and a right of way at Abrams River, Yarmouth Co., will be transferred to the Abrams River Wharf Association, Natural Resources Minister Richard Hurlburt announced today, July 30.

4th Commemorative Park Poster Available

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

An image of West Mabou Beach -- entitled Beach Panorama -- is the 2004 commemorative parks poster officially unveiled today, July 16, by Rodney MacDonald, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Heritage, on behalf of Natural Resources Minister Richard Hurlburt.

Trail Cleanup on McNabs Island Nearing Completion

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Trail Cleanup on McNabs Island Nearing Completion

2004 Woodlot Owner of the Year Winner Chosen

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A man from Yarmouth is the 2004 Nova Scotia Woodlot Owner of the Year Award winner, Natural Resources Minister Richard Hurlburt announced today, July 9.

Antlerless Deer Draw Application Line Opens

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The telephone line to apply for an antlerless deer hunting stamp officially opens at 7 a.m. on Saturday, July 17, Natural Resources Minister Richard Hurlburt announced today, July 9.

Celebrate Parks Day on July 17

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Canoeing, kite-making, nature walks and a sand castle competition are some of the activities taking place in Nova Scotia provincial parks on Saturday, July 17 -- Canada's Parks Day.