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The Mining Journal
State parks vie for new campershas drawn more than 12,500 participants since it began in 2011, including 3,151
State parks vie for new campers
The Mining Journal / Posted 8 hours ago
has drawn more than 12,500 participants since it began in 2011, including 3,151 in 2015, according to the province's Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. Nearly 60 percent of the program's 2014 participants went on a subsequent camping... Read more
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Goderich Signal-Star
Possible cougar spotted north of Goderichthe animal was hunted to near extinction. In Ontario, the cougar still has an
Possible cougar spotted north of Goderich
Goderich Signal-Star / Posted yesterday
the animal was hunted to near extinction. In Ontario, the cougar still has an “endangered” designation, according to the Ministry of Natural Resources. The cougar (also known as a mountain lion or puma) is rarely seen by humans, and is Canada’s... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Police shoot polar bearand kill a polar bear that wandered into the community of Kashechewan on Tuesda
Police shoot polar bear
The Sudbury Star / Posted 2 days ago
and kill a polar bear that wandered into the community of Kashechewan on Tuesday. Police, working in co-operation with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, made efforts to "redirect the bear away from the community," NAPS stated in a... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Lake Manitou Area Association encouraged to pursue issues regarding declining lake troutby one of its members to pursue the declining populations of Lake Trout in Lake
Lake Manitou Area Association encouraged to pursue issues regarding declining lake trout
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 2 days ago
by one of its members to pursue the declining populations of Lake Trout in Lake Manitou over the past few years with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF). At the 23rd LMAA annual general meeting held earlier this month at the... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Bears spook seniors in Sudburyon each floor of their building so they don't have to carry trash outside. Hea
Bears spook seniors in Sudbury
The Sudbury Star / Posted 2 days ago
on each floor of their building so they don't have to carry trash outside. Heather Pridham, spokeswoman for the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, said the ministry encourages property owners to "manage attractants" to avoid... Read more
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The Sault Star
Hot weather tough on cropsThe forest fire hazard was high in and around Sault Ste. Marie, the Ministry of
Hot weather tough on crops
The Sault Star / Posted 2 days ago
The forest fire hazard was high in and around Sault Ste. Marie, the Ministry of Natural Resources reported Wednesday afternoon when temperatures topped out at 29 C in the city under sunny skies. The Weather Network pegged humidity at 58% Wednesday,... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Mulcair calls for immediate investigation into nuclear whistleblower's allegationsNDP leader Tom Mulcair wants the ministry of natural resources to investigate a
Mulcair calls for immediate investigation into nuclear whistleblower's allegations
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
NDP leader Tom Mulcair wants the ministry of natural resources to investigate allegations made about the safety of Ontario’s nuclear power plants. “A recent whistleblower letter… includes allegations that are troubling for all Canadians,” said Tom... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Backus added to biosphere reservethe Alternative Land Use Services program, Bird Studies Canada, the Long Point
Backus added to biosphere reserve
Delhi News Record / Posted 3 days ago
the Alternative Land Use Services program, Bird Studies Canada, the Long Point Region Conservation Authority, the Ministry of Natural Resources, and the Nature Conservancy of Canada, owner of the Backus Woods. "It's an elite designation,"... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Backus added to biosphere reservethe Alternative Land Use Services program, Bird Studies Canada, the Long Point
Backus added to biosphere reserve
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 3 days ago
the Alternative Land Use Services program, Bird Studies Canada, the Long Point Region Conservation Authority, the Ministry of Natural Resources, and the Nature Conservancy of Canada, owner of the Backus Woods. "It's an elite designation,"... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
New plover chick surprises volunteers at Saublewe're trying to have a good presence to give public education and keep the way
New plover chick surprises volunteers at Sauble
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 3 days ago
we're trying to have a good presence to give public education and keep the way clear to the water.” A biologist from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is on the beach, Skinner said, and is running some trial initiatives aimed at... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Wind turbines killing thousands of batsand October 31, 2015, according to the report released by Bird Studies Canada,
Wind turbines killing thousands of bats
Sarnia Observer / Posted 3 days ago
and October 31, 2015, according to the report released by Bird Studies Canada, a bird conservation organization. Ontario's Ministry of Natural Resources has set 10 bat deaths per turbine as the threshold at which the mortalities are considered... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Wind turbines killing thousands of batsand October 31, 2015, according to the report released by Bird Studies Canada,
Wind turbines killing thousands of bats
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 3 days ago
and October 31, 2015, according to the report released by Bird Studies Canada, a bird conservation organization. Ontario's Ministry of Natural Resources has set 10 bat deaths per turbine as the threshold at which the mortalities are considered... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Wind turbines killing thousands of batsand October 31, 2015, according to the report released by Bird Studies Canada,
Wind turbines killing thousands of bats
Chatham Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
and October 31, 2015, according to the report released by Bird Studies Canada, a bird conservation organization. Ontario's Ministry of Natural Resources has set 10 bat deaths per turbine as the threshold at which the mortalities are considered... Read more
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CTV News
'I'm terrified': Northern Ontario town living in fear of bearsofficers have received 18 complaints of bear encounters through the spring and
'I'm terrified': Northern Ontario town living in fear of bears
CTV News / Posted 3 days ago
officers have received 18 complaints of bear encounters through the spring and summer. A spokesperson with the provincial Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry said the blueberries and raspberries that the bears usually feed on in the area... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Suspension of Tree Harvest Permits Hailedaccess material supply and unreliable raw material supply and access. However,
Suspension of Tree Harvest Permits Hailed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
access material supply and unreliable raw material supply and access. However, despite conveying their grievances to the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism (MNRT) and Tanzania Forest Services Agency (TFS) the Saw Milling SMEs are yet to be... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Island woman makes case for contract, Type 2, firefighters to be sent to other provinces to workis fighting for adequate work for fellow Type 2 firefighters across Ontario. M
Island woman makes case for contract, Type 2, firefighters to be sent to other provinces to work
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 4 days ago
is fighting for adequate work for fellow Type 2 firefighters across Ontario. Ms. Trudeau claims that the way the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) contract is laid out for Type 2 firefighter crews it does not ensure that... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Random Forest Harvesting, Sales Banned... this arrangement offers loopholes for conflict of interests. It has to end,
Random Forest Harvesting, Sales Banned
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
... this arrangement offers loopholes for conflict of interests. It has to end," Mr Majaliwa stressed. Speaking to the ministry of natural resources and tourism's district and regional level officials in the city, the prime minister observed... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Don't feed wild animals: ministrymay think they are helping wild animals when they feed them, but it rarely turn
Don't feed wild animals: ministry
The Sudbury Star / Posted 5 days ago
may think they are helping wild animals when they feed them, but it rarely turns out well for humans or animals, says the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. Wildlife is normally wary of people, even in urban areas. This helps keep wild... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
More Than Half a Decade Dealing With Chimpanzeesshe advises the government to increase budget on conservation of the parks and
More Than Half a Decade Dealing With Chimpanzees
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
she advises the government to increase budget on conservation of the parks and game reserves, meaning that it is for the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism to safeguard the resources to enable tourism to grow. "Government gets revenue... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
New Human Evolution Evidence Discovery Raises Country's Profileadvisory committee on the development of museum for Laetoli project, and the Di
New Human Evolution Evidence Discovery Raises Country's Profile
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
advisory committee on the development of museum for Laetoli project, and the Director from the Antiquities' division in the ministry of natural resources and tourism, Mr Donatius Kamamba. We were walked by Prof Fidelis Masao, a researcher and... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Anglers asked to watch for Asian carpencourage them to report sightings to the Invading Species Hotline, 1-800-563-7
Anglers asked to watch for Asian carp
Sarnia Observer / Posted 8 days ago
encourage them to report sightings to the Invading Species Hotline, 1-800-563-7711, or by contacting the nearest Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry office. Additional information can be found online at... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Anglers asked to watch for Asian carpencourage them to report sightings to the Invading Species Hotline, 1-800-563-7
Anglers asked to watch for Asian carp
Chatham Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
encourage them to report sightings to the Invading Species Hotline, 1-800-563-7711, or by contacting the nearest Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry office. Additional information can be found online at... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Be wary of southern rabies spread: SDHUand it maintains an up-to-date rabies contingency plan to ensure a comprehensiv
Be wary of southern rabies spread: SDHU
The Sudbury Star / Posted 9 days ago
and it maintains an up-to-date rabies contingency plan to ensure a comprehensive response if a threat emerges. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is taking measures in southern Ontario to control the spread of rabies to other... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Official Praises Magufuli's War On Corruptionadvised the Government to increase its budget on conservation of the parks and
UN Official Praises Magufuli's War On Corruption
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
advised the Government to increase its budget on conservation of the parks and game reserves, meaning that it is for the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism to safeguard the resources to enable tourism to grow. "Government gets revenue... Read more
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The Sault Star
Regional fire hazard rating highthe area recently has led to a high fire hazard rating in and around Sault Ste.
Regional fire hazard rating high
The Sault Star / Posted 10 days ago
the area recently has led to a high fire hazard rating in and around Sault Ste. Marie, says a planning officer at the local Ministry of Natural Resources Emergency Operations Centre. The fire hazard rating was considered high in the Sault and area,... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Navigating Copeland Forest gets easierValley Conservation Authority did the GIS work for the map. The trails were map
Navigating Copeland Forest gets easier
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 10 days ago
Valley Conservation Authority did the GIS work for the map. The trails were mapped by the district office of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry and updated by the association, which thanks Horseshoe Resort for its support of... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Southern rabies virus can travel: SDHUand it maintains an up-to-date rabies contingency plan to ensure a comprehensiv
Southern rabies virus can travel: SDHU
The Sudbury Star / Posted 10 days ago
and it maintains an up-to-date rabies contingency plan to ensure a comprehensive response if a threat emerges. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is taking measures in southern Ontario to control the spread of rabies to other... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Nan water contaminated with toxic chemicalsignored it. Mr Suwat said a provincial panel tasked with addressing agricultur
Nan water contaminated with toxic chemicals
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 11 days ago
ignored it. Mr Suwat said a provincial panel tasked with addressing agricultural chemicals-related issues had previously proposed the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment use Section 44 of the interim constitution to deal with vio... Read more
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The Sault Star
Full bellies = fewer sightings: MNRrecently, the number of Sault Ste. Marie and area sightings reported so far thi
Full bellies = fewer sightings: MNR
The Sault Star / Posted 11 days ago
recently, the number of Sault Ste. Marie and area sightings reported so far this season is down compared to 2015. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry reports calls to its local Bear Wise reporting line (1-866-514-2327) are off by... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Wainfleet Bog fire under controlIt’s been a week since a fire in the Wainfleet Bog was first discovered. The M
Wainfleet Bog fire under control
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 11 days ago
It’s been a week since a fire in the Wainfleet Bog was first discovered. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry Haliburton Fire Response has been working on extinguishing the fire since they first arrived last Wednesday. After almost a week... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Wainfleet Bog fire under controlIt’s been a week since a fire in the Wainfleet Bog was first discovered. The M
Wainfleet Bog fire under control
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 11 days ago
It’s been a week since a fire in the Wainfleet Bog was first discovered. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry Haliburton Fire Response has been working on extinguishing the fire since they first arrived last Wednesday. After almost a week... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Wainfleet Bog fire under controlIt’s been a week since a fire in the Wainfleet Bog was first discovered. The M
Wainfleet Bog fire under control
Welland Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
It’s been a week since a fire in the Wainfleet Bog was first discovered. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry Haliburton Fire Response has been working on extinguishing the fire since they first arrived last Wednesday. After almost a week... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tourism 'To Lose Sh2 Trillion' As Value-Added Tax Bitestwo EU accession countries as well Switzerland and Norway, and three internatio
Tourism 'To Lose Sh2 Trillion' As Value-Added Tax Bites
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
two EU accession countries as well Switzerland and Norway, and three international members. The permanent secretary in the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism, Maj Gen (rtd) Gaudence Milanzi has said the ministry would soon have a dialogue... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Readers want ministry to handle problem bearsSudbury?" Readers were presented with several options -- the City of Greater Su
Readers want ministry to handle problem bears
The Sudbury Star / Posted 13 days ago
Sudbury?" Readers were presented with several options -- the City of Greater Sudbury, Greater Sudbury Police Service, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry; and homeowners. The overwhelming majority of online respondents, 59%, said the... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Infrared sensors being used to fight Bog fireFirefighters from the Ministry of Natural Resources are still fighting a 6.4-he
Infrared sensors being used to fight Bog fire
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 13 days ago
Firefighters from the Ministry of Natural Resources are still fighting a 6.4-hectare fire in the Wainfleet Bog. Progress has been made in the bog since the fire was first discovered last Tuesday afternoon. The fire has not grown in size. As of... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Infrared sensors being used to fight Bog fireFirefighters from the Ministry of Natural Resources are still fighting a 6.4-he
Infrared sensors being used to fight Bog fire
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 13 days ago
Firefighters from the Ministry of Natural Resources are still fighting a 6.4-hectare fire in the Wainfleet Bog. Progress has been made in the bog since the fire was first discovered last Tuesday afternoon. The fire has not grown in size. As of... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Infrared sensors being used to fight Bog fireFirefighters from the Ministry of Natural Resources are still fighting a 6.4-he
Infrared sensors being used to fight Bog fire
Welland Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Firefighters from the Ministry of Natural Resources are still fighting a 6.4-hectare fire in the Wainfleet Bog. Progress has been made in the bog since the fire was first discovered last Tuesday afternoon. The fire has not grown in size. As of... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Ash borer continues spread in Grey-Brucegroup, made up of the Saugeen Valley and Grey Sauble conservation authorities,
Ash borer continues spread in Grey-Bruce
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 15 days ago
group, made up of the Saugeen Valley and Grey Sauble conservation authorities, Grey and Bruce counties, City of Owen Sound, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry and Park Canada, has been working to create public awareness about the insect and... Read more
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Kincardine News
Ash borer continues spread in Grey-Brucegroup, made up of the Saugeen Valley and Grey Sauble conservation authorities,
Ash borer continues spread in Grey-Bruce
Kincardine News / Posted 15 days ago
group, made up of the Saugeen Valley and Grey Sauble conservation authorities, Grey and Bruce counties, City of Owen Sound, Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry and Park Canada, has been working to create public awareness about the insect and... Read more
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Newsmax
Ex-boxer, Black Bear Go a Round Over Her Cub, His Dog Maggielike it had never even met me." Nelson said he didn't go to the hospital and c
Ex-boxer, Black Bear Go a Round Over Her Cub, His Dog Maggie
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
like it had never even met me." Nelson said he didn't go to the hospital and cleaned up his own injuries. The Canadian Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry told CBC News it hadn't received any reports of bear attacks this year so far,... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
UM research reveals widespread herbicide use on North American wildlandsViktoria Wagner and Cara Nelson, along with ecologists Pedro Antunes of Algoma
UM research reveals widespread herbicide use on North American wildlands
Char-Koosta News / Posted 16 days ago
Viktoria Wagner and Cara Nelson, along with ecologists Pedro Antunes of Algoma University and Michael Irvine of Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, discovered that more than 1.2 million acres of U.S. federal and tribal wildlands were sprayed... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Farm proposes hard cider operationthat approvals for the project likely would be needed from the federal Departme
Farm proposes hard cider operation
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 16 days ago
that approvals for the project likely would be needed from the federal Department of Oceans and Fisheries, the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry and the Grand River Conservation Authority. Environmental studies may be required... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Low water warning extendedin Brant and Oxford counties to cut their consumption by 20 per cent as dry con
Low water warning extended
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 16 days ago
in Brant and Oxford counties to cut their consumption by 20 per cent as dry conditions worsen in the area. And the Ministry of Natural Resources is asking anglers to refrain from fishing in the creek. The authority's call for a further... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Wainfleet Bog fire larger than previously thoughtthe blaze under control. Kevin Kerkhof, fire management technician, aviation,
Wainfleet Bog fire larger than previously thought
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 16 days ago
the blaze under control. Kevin Kerkhof, fire management technician, aviation, forest fire and emergency services with the Ministry of Natural Resources, said “everything is going good.” Firefighters from the MNR in Haliburton arrived in Niagara... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Wainfleet Bog fire larger than previously thoughtthe blaze under control. Kevin Kerkhof, fire management technician, aviation,
Wainfleet Bog fire larger than previously thought
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 16 days ago
the blaze under control. Kevin Kerkhof, fire management technician, aviation, forest fire and emergency services with the Ministry of Natural Resources, said “everything is going good.” Firefighters from the MNR in Haliburton arrived in Niagara... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Wainfleet Bog fire larger than previously thoughtthe blaze under control. Kevin Kerkhof, fire management technician, aviation,
Wainfleet Bog fire larger than previously thought
Welland Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
the blaze under control. Kevin Kerkhof, fire management technician, aviation, forest fire and emergency services with the Ministry of Natural Resources, said “everything is going good.” Firefighters from the MNR in Haliburton arrived in Niagara... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tanapa Targets Two Million Domestic Touristswith other players within the industry who also have their offices in Dar es Sa
Tanapa Targets Two Million Domestic Tourists
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
with other players within the industry who also have their offices in Dar es Salaam. The permanent secretary in the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism, Maj Gen Gaudence Milanzi, called for more innovation in the tourism... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Wainfleet Bog fire containedFirefighters from the Ministry of Natural Resources in Haliburton were called i
Wainfleet Bog fire contained
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 17 days ago
Firefighters from the Ministry of Natural Resources in Haliburton were called in to deal with a one-hectare fire burning in the Wainfleet Bog. As of Wednesday the fire posed no threat to houses and was contained within the bog. Fire personnel were... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Wainfleet Bog fire containedFirefighters from the Ministry of Natural Resources in Haliburton were called i
Wainfleet Bog fire contained
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 17 days ago
Firefighters from the Ministry of Natural Resources in Haliburton were called in to deal with a one-hectare fire burning in the Wainfleet Bog. As of Wednesday the fire posed no threat to houses and was contained within the bog. Fire personnel were... Read more
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