News releases from Natural Resources (to July 2018) issued in the specified time period (Page 48)

Province Extends Agreement with Nature Conservancy

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Province Extends Agreement with Nature Conservancy

Status of Nova Scotia Wild Plant Species Assessed

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Status of Nova Scotia Wild Plant Species Assessed

Mining Matters 2002

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources is hosting the 2002 Mining Matters Conference in Halifax, Nov. 13-14. The focus of the conference is on economic development through the effective use of mineral resources.

McNabs and Lawlor Islands Designated a Provincial Park

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--McNabs and Lawlor Islands Designated a Provincial Park

Hunting Season Set to Begin

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The cooler days and nights of fall bring a lot of activity outdoors as hunters take to the woods in anticipation of a successful and safe hunting season. Natural Resources Minister Tim Olive stresses the importance of hunters obtaining the proper training, permits and licences required to take part in the different hunting seasons in Nova Scotia.

Attempted Moose Poaching

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources' Shelburne District Office responded to a report of an injured moose in Canada Hill, Shelburne Co., on Monday, Sept. 16. The moose had to be destroyed because of its injuries. After an examination it was determined that the moose had been shot by a poacher.

Season Extended at Cape Chignecto Provincial Park

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Season Extended at Cape Chignecto Provincial Park

Open Houses for McNabs, Lawlor Islands Draft Management Plan

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Open Houses for McNabs, Lawlor Islands Draft Management Plan

Nova Scotia Adds to Endangered Species List

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Four species, a bird, plant, fish and mammal, in Nova Scotia will now be protected by the province's Endangered Species Act.

Ministers Take Steps to Protect Diversity of Species

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Ministers Take Steps to Protect Diversity of Species

Forest Ministers Addressing Forest Challenges

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Helping Canada maintain its position as a world leader in sustainable forest management and ensuring the future competitiveness of the forest sector were discussed at the annual meeting of the Canadian Council of Forest Ministers in Halifax on Tuesday, Sept. 24.

Federal Provincial Parks Council Meets in Halifax

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Federal Provincial Parks Council Meets in Halifax

Fire Ban Lifted

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources has lifted the ban on open fires in Nova Scotia woodlands effective at noon today, Sept 12.

Woodlot Owner of the Year Field Days

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources will host three woodlot events during September and October to recognize the provincial and regional winners of the Nova Scotia Woodlot Owner of the Year award.

Deadline Approaches for Antlerless Deer Draw Applications

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Deadline Approaches for Antlerless Deer Draw Applications

Province and Forestry Groups Sign Silviculture Agreement

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Province and Forestry Groups Sign Silviculture Agreement

Ban on Open Fires

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Natural Resources Minister Tim Olive has announced there will be a ban on open fires in Nova Scotia effective at noon on Friday, Aug. 16. The ban will remain in effect until further notice.

Wentworth Provincial Park Opens

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Wentworth Provincial Park in Cumberland County is now open to the public and will be privately operated until the end of the camping season on Oct. 14. Natural Resources Minister Tim Olive made the announcement today, Aug. 15.

Input Sought for McNabs and Lawlor Islands Provincial Park Plans

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES--Input Sought for McNabs and Lawlor Islands Provincial Park Plans

Province Acquires Rail Corridor

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES/SPORT/RECREATION COMMISSION--Province Acquires Rail Corridor