News releases from Natural Resources (to July 2018) issued in the specified time period (Page 54)

Moose License Draw Deadline Nears

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The deadline to apply for a moose hunting license is quickly approaching, Natural Resources Minister Ernest Fage reminded hunters today.

Forestry Regulations Help Sustainability

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES Forestry Regulations Help Sustainability

National Forest Week, May 7-13

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

As Minister of Natural Resources, I am proud to endorse National Forest Week.

Staff to Participate in Millennium Projects

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

NATURAL RESOURCES Staff to Participate in Millennium Projects

Seminars on Forests Act and New Regulations

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotia woodlot owners and contractors are invited to attend one of two seminars hosted by the Department of Natural Resources. These seminars will address how changes to the Forests Act affect woodlot operations.

N.S. to Assess N.B. Ruling

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Nova Scotia government will review a court decision released today in New Brunswick that deals with aboriginal logging on Crown land.

Amendments to the Forests Act Proclaimed

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources is moving forward with the province's forest strategy. Changes to the Forests Act have been proclaimed and the new Forest Sustainability Regulations have been approved.

Funding Assistance for Livestock Producers

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Eastern Habitat Joint Venture, through the Department of Natural Resources, is accepting applications for the 2000 Streamside Program.

Moose Draw Applications Available April 3

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Applications for the 2000 moose licence lottery will be available at all offices of the Department of Natural Resources on Monday, April 3, Natural Resources Minister Ernest Fage announced today.

Province Hosts International Fire Conference

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Halifax will be a hot spot this spring when the Department of Natural Resources and the Fire Marshal's Office co-host Interface Fires 2000, Building Fire Smart Communities in the Wildland-Urban Interface.

March Break Fun at the Wildlife Park

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The provincial wildlife park in Shubenacadie will be open daily during March break from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The following educational activities will be held each day from 10 a.m. to noon, rain or shine:

Hunters Enjoy Successful Season in 1999

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Nova Scotia hunters enjoyed another successful season as they bagged close to 16,000 deer in 1999, said Natural Resources Minister Ernest Fage.

West Mabou Beach Will Remain Park Reserve

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The government of Nova Scotia will retain the entire West Mabou Beach property as park reserve. Natural Resources Minister Ernest Fage said today the decision is based on the unique values of the site and other information received.

Nominations Open for Woodlot Owner of the Year

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The province is going to honour woodlot owners again this year and is seeking nominations for Nova Scotia's Woodlot Owner of the Year.

Gypsum Company Opens $20-Million Facility

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A major investment by the United States Gypsum Company in a new crusher at its plant near Windsor has been applauded by Natural Resources Minister Ernest Fage.

Report on Public Input on Forestry Regulations

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

A report that summarizes public comments on draft regulations for wood supply sustainability and wildlife habitat management has been released by the Department of Natural Resources. The regulations are part of the province's new forest strategy and support recent amendments to the Forests Act.

Natural Resources, N.S. Power Form Partnership

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

The Department of Natural Resources and Nova Scotia Power are working together on an innovative planting program to reduce damage to trees and electrical equipment.

Tapping Into Nova Scotia's Rock Records

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

When geologists talk about rock records, chances are they're not discussing Pearl Jam's latest release.

Workshops Focus on Climate Change Strategy

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Turning Change Into Opportunity is the title of a workbook that will be the focus of stakeholder discussions about Nova Scotia's climate change strategy.

Amendments to Mineral Resources Act

Natural Resources (to July 2018)

Amendments to the Mineral Resources Act that respond to recommendations of the Westray Inquiry have been introduced in the House of Assembly today by Natural Resources Minister Ernest Fage.