MJ’s HERO – NS Nature Trust, Nature Conservancy of Canada, Georgia Pacific Canada
I always thought Cape Split WAS a Provincial Park. This is GREAT NEWS!!!
New and Expanded Protected Areas Around Province – One of which is CAPE SPLIT
Provincial Government along with the Nova Scotia Nature Trust, the Nature Conservancy of Canada, Nova Scotia Power and Georgia Pacific Canada.
Protected areas protect biodiversity and habitat and offer opportunities for recreation, education, research and tourism. That’s why government is designating 17 new and expanded protected areas around the province.
• the 17 designated sites total about 7,400 hectares. They include four wilderness areas, 10 nature reserves, and three provincial parks
• the 10 sites to be designated soon total about 7,000 hectares. They include six wilderness areas, two nature reserves and two provincial parks
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