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Protected Areas

Protected Areas

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Protected Areas: 12 Percent by 2015Nova Scotia is world famous for the striking beauty of its landscapes.

Through legislation and partnerships, we're protecting the province's natural environment for generations to come.

Learn more about Nova Scotia's protected areas program.