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Northumberland Today
Zero tolerance for illegal fishing in Port Hopeechoed Lees comments stating “we are not going to tolerate it.” Penalties for
Zero tolerance for illegal fishing in Port Hope
Northumberland Today / Posted an hour ago
echoed Lees comments stating “we are not going to tolerate it.” Penalties for illegal fishing are fixed by the Ministry of Natural Resources and local police. The municipality has held three meetings and received full support from the... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Adenan receives Capam award for CM’s Deptof the award at the Chief Minister’s Office were Deputy State Secretary Datu Ja
Adenan receives Capam award for CM’s Dept
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 hours ago
of the award at the Chief Minister’s Office were Deputy State Secretary Datu Jaul Samion, permanent secretary to the Ministry Of Natural Resources and Planning Datu Sudarsono Osman and Human Resource Management Unit director Dr Sabariah... Read more
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Pembroke Daily Observer
Rare Algonquin wolf's status deterioratesOn June 15, the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) annou
Rare Algonquin wolf's status deteriorates
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 11 hours ago
On June 15, the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) announced that Canada's rarest wolf faces a higher risk of extinction than previously thought. Now named 'Algonquin Wolves', after their stronghold population in Algonquin... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
No heritage tag for Timmsdale Housenew owners are looking at retaining the institutional zoning of the property. I
No heritage tag for Timmsdale House
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
new owners are looking at retaining the institutional zoning of the property. It was once a regional office for the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. The owners may put in a seniors residence or medical offices. The planning director said... Read more
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Welland Tribune
No heritage tag for Timmsdale Housenew owners are looking at retaining the institutional zoning of the property. I
No heritage tag for Timmsdale House
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
new owners are looking at retaining the institutional zoning of the property. It was once a regional office for the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources. The owners may put in a seniors residence or medical offices. The planning director said... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Vietnamese beaches cleared of pollution, now safe for swimmingBinh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue provinces have been seeing gradual recovery.
Vietnamese beaches cleared of pollution, now safe for swimming
Asian Correspondent / Posted yesterday
Binh, Quang Tri and Thua Thien-Hue provinces have been seeing gradual recovery. Mai, who led a study commissioned by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, said the coral reefs are recovering as the presence of the toxic substance has... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Tough fight against a tough invadersecrete gallic acid, transformed by ultraviolet light into mesoxalic acid, both
Tough fight against a tough invader
Barrie Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
secrete gallic acid, transformed by ultraviolet light into mesoxalic acid, both of which are toxic to plants. In 2012, the Ministry of Natural Resources & Forestry and South Simcoe Streams Network began a five-year manual control pilot project, in... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Hazy days loom ahead51 to 100 moderate, 101 to 200 unhealthy, 201 to 300 very unhealthy, while read
Hazy days loom ahead
The Borneo Post / Posted 4 days ago
51 to 100 moderate, 101 to 200 unhealthy, 201 to 300 very unhealthy, while readings of 300 and above are hazardous. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment reported 2,230 cases of open burning so far this year. From these, 292 were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Agency Set to Curb Illegal Timber Tradecollection of government revenues," he said. The Tanzania Forest Services is a
Agency Set to Curb Illegal Timber Trade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
collection of government revenues," he said. The Tanzania Forest Services is a semi-autonomous government executive agency, established to manage forests and bee resources in the country; it is under the ministry of Natural Resources and T... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Bamboo Is Good for Business, Environment - MinirenaThe ministry of natural resources has called on the private sector to consider
Bamboo Is Good for Business, Environment - Minirena
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The ministry of natural resources has called on the private sector to consider growing bamboo trees which it says can be a lucrative business. The call was made during a meeting between officials and business people that discussed the way to... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Heavy rains bring waterways upbeing any property damage as a result of it. All in all I think we managed to g
Heavy rains bring waterways up
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 6 days ago
being any property damage as a result of it. All in all I think we managed to get through it relatively unscathed." The Ministry of Natural Resources will provide updated data on the watershed conditions that the GSCA's Low Water Response Team... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Exxon Killed the Reef: Coastal Communities Point at Fossil Fuel Industry for Killing the World’s Coral Reefscorals such as the boulder corals were all bleached last year.” Samantha Kwan,
Exxon Killed the Reef: Coastal Communities Point at Fossil Fuel Industry for Killing the World’s Coral Reefs
CommonDreams.org / Posted 6 days ago
corals such as the boulder corals were all bleached last year.” Samantha Kwan, Marine Conservation Officer, Samoa Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment. “After more than two years of coral bleaching, the ongoing global coral... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Inaugural Salmon Classic wraps up with $25K in prize giveawaysthan 30 years ago, he was at a meeting between the Manitoulin Tourism Associati
Inaugural Salmon Classic wraps up with $25K in prize giveaways
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 6 days ago
than 30 years ago, he was at a meeting between the Manitoulin Tourism Association, when he was president at the time, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Jim Sloss and his late father Elwood who were representing recreational fishing interests.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How Bamboo Farming Galvanises the Made-Rwanda Campaignthe sideline of a private sector stakeholders meeting on bamboo potential. The
How Bamboo Farming Galvanises the Made-Rwanda Campaign
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the sideline of a private sector stakeholders meeting on bamboo potential. The meeting, held in Kigali, was hosted by the Ministry of Natural Resources. Vincent Biruta, the minister for natural resources, said the meeting was called to share... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Light surveillance aircraft to be used to curb illegal logging in SarawakPUTRAJAYA: The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment is in the process
Light surveillance aircraft to be used to curb illegal logging in Sarawak
The Borneo Post / Posted 8 days ago
PUTRAJAYA: The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment is in the process of buying a light aircraft which will be used to monitor and curb illegal logging in Sarawak. Its minister Dato Sri Dr Wan Junaidi Tuanku Jaafar said the application to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Endorses TANAPA PlanMlele — The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism has endorsed a request by
Govt Endorses TANAPA Plan
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Mlele — The Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism has endorsed a request by the Tanzania National Parks Authority (TANAPA) to operate from the current civilian to paramilitary system as a permanent solution to combat poaching. Speaking at the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Malawi Aligns Its Mining Policy to the Africa Mining VisionThe Malawi Government through Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining
Malawi Aligns Its Mining Policy to the Africa Mining Vision
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
The Malawi Government through Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining with the support of African Minerals Development Centre (AMDC) hosted a three-day stakeholder consultative meeting to review its 1981 Mines and Minerals Act (MMA) and to... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Wildlife, plants feeling the heatterm, the effects of this summer’s hot, dry weather are becoming clearer. Mana
Wildlife, plants feeling the heat
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 11 days ago
term, the effects of this summer’s hot, dry weather are becoming clearer. Management biologist Todd Norris of the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources said he’s seen “whole trees withering and leaves falling or turning brown” weeks the usual... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Sydenham club looking for new hatchery sitesaid they will be collecting salmon eggs this fall to be raised at the hatchery
Sydenham club looking for new hatchery site
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 11 days ago
said they will be collecting salmon eggs this fall to be raised at the hatchery. The club has a licence with the Ministry of Natural Resources to collect 100,000 salmon eggs and 100,000 rainbow trout eggs to raise at the hatchery each... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Rabies case confirmed in Grimsbytook some time to confirm that the raccoon had rabies, he said. The raccoon wa
Rabies case confirmed in Grimsby
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 11 days ago
took some time to confirm that the raccoon had rabies, he said. The raccoon was tagged, sent to the provincial Ministry of Natural Resources and Forests for initial testing and then to a federal lab in Nepean, Ottawa for further testing... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Rabies case confirmed in Grimsbytook some time to confirm that the raccoon had rabies, he said. The raccoon wa
Rabies case confirmed in Grimsby
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 11 days ago
took some time to confirm that the raccoon had rabies, he said. The raccoon was tagged, sent to the provincial Ministry of Natural Resources and Forests for initial testing and then to a federal lab in Nepean, Ottawa for further testing... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Rabies case confirmed in Grimsbytook some time to confirm that the raccoon had rabies, he said. The raccoon wa
Rabies case confirmed in Grimsby
Welland Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
took some time to confirm that the raccoon had rabies, he said. The raccoon was tagged, sent to the provincial Ministry of Natural Resources and Forests for initial testing and then to a federal lab in Nepean, Ottawa for further testing... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
MNRF, First Nations meet to develop positive enforcement relationshipsWIKWEMIKONG—The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) and the Anish
MNRF, First Nations meet to develop positive enforcement relationships
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 11 days ago
WIKWEMIKONG—The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) and the Anishinabek Nation-Union of Ontario Indians met for the second time recently in an effort to bring concerns forward and gain a better understanding of what each party’s role is... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Foremost phragmites expert gives talk in Providence Baythat has helped Ms. Jones in the past, go to manitowaning. outreach@gmail.com.
Foremost phragmites expert gives talk in Providence Bay
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 11 days ago
that has helped Ms. Jones in the past, go to manitowaning. outreach@gmail.com. Information can also be obtained from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) and the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH). A group working... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
Yurek takes hunting rights to whole new levelElgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek is calling on the Ministry of Natural Res
Yurek takes hunting rights to whole new level
Sarnia Observer / Posted 12 days ago
Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek is calling on the Ministry of Natural Resources to stop wind farm companies from instigating hunting bans in Southwestern Ontario. He said multinational wind farm firms, often unwanted in Ontario, shouldn’t tell... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Yurek takes hunting rights to whole new levelElgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek is calling on the Ministry of Natural Res
Yurek takes hunting rights to whole new level
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 12 days ago
Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek is calling on the Ministry of Natural Resources to stop wind farm companies from instigating hunting bans in Southwestern Ontario. He said multinational wind farm firms, often unwanted in Ontario, shouldn’t tell... Read more
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Chatham Daily News
Yurek takes hunting rights to whole new levelElgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek is calling on the Ministry of Natural Res
Yurek takes hunting rights to whole new level
Chatham Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek is calling on the Ministry of Natural Resources to stop wind farm companies from instigating hunting bans in Southwestern Ontario. He said multinational wind farm firms, often unwanted in Ontario, shouldn’t tell... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Yurek takes hunting rights to whole new levelElgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek is calling on the Ministry of Natural Res
Yurek takes hunting rights to whole new level
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 12 days ago
Elgin-Middlesex-London MPP Jeff Yurek is calling on the Ministry of Natural Resources to stop wind farm companies from instigating hunting bans in Southwestern Ontario. He said multinational wind farm firms, often unwanted in Ontario, shouldn’t tell... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Salmon Spectacular keeps on goingthe club stocks between 70,000 and 80,000 salmon into the bay that it raises at
Salmon Spectacular keeps on going
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 12 days ago
the club stocks between 70,000 and 80,000 salmon into the bay that it raises at its hatchery from the 100,000 eggs it has a Ministry of Natural Resources permit to collect each year. It also stocks a similar number of rainbow trout. On Thursday the... Read more
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Sarnia Observer
At-risk mussels moved prior to constructionbury all of the mussels.” The relocation project is being funded through grant
At-risk mussels moved prior to construction
Sarnia Observer / Posted 12 days ago
bury all of the mussels.” The relocation project is being funded through grants from the Ontario Trillium Foundation, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Recreational Fisheries and the Conservation Partnership Program (through... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
130 experts to converge for Danum Valley studyParks, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Universit
130 experts to converge for Danum Valley study
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 12 days ago
Parks, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Forest Research Institute Malaysia, Universiti Teknologi Mara, Sabah Biodiversity Centre, Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (Malaysia), Hutan KOCP, WWF-Malaysia, Sabah Environmental Trust, Johor National... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Wildfire scorches 3.6 hectares near EstaireHuman cause suspected in blaze near train tracks Sweat streamed from the faces
Wildfire scorches 3.6 hectares near Estaire
The Sudbury Star / Posted 12 days ago
Human cause suspected in blaze near train tracks Sweat streamed from the faces of Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry personnel battling a wildfire near Estaire on Wednesday --perhaps the muggiest of the summer so far. "Days like today are... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Coping with drought is topic of toursaid temperatures in the Grand River watershed area are slated to rise during t
Coping with drought is topic of tour
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 13 days ago
said temperatures in the Grand River watershed area are slated to rise during the next 30 years. She referred to a Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry report Climate Change Report No. 44 - Climate Change Projections for Ontario,... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Case of charged farmer will see day four in Gore Bay courtGORE BAY—In a trial that was set to wrap up in three days, the case of the the
Case of charged farmer will see day four in Gore Bay court
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 13 days ago
GORE BAY—In a trial that was set to wrap up in three days, the case of the the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) vs. Green Bay farmer Paul Skippen is now requiring an additional day in court with day four set for Thursday, September 1... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Manitoulin Deer Show set for August 27control and Rob Argue from Quality Deer Management Association will also speak
Manitoulin Deer Show set for August 27
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 13 days ago
control and Rob Argue from Quality Deer Management Association will also speak on looking after the whitetail deer. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry will also do a question and answer session. Sheila Madahbee, a world class... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
Case of convicted farmer will see day four in Gore Bay courtGORE BAY—In a trial that was set to wrap up in three days, the case of the the
Case of convicted farmer will see day four in Gore Bay court
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 13 days ago
GORE BAY—In a trial that was set to wrap up in three days, the case of the the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) vs. Green Bay farmer Paul Skippen is now requiring an additional day in court with day four set for Thursday, September 1... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Vigilance urged as cases of rabid raccoons growResidents are urged to take precautions after two more raccoons in the area tes
Vigilance urged as cases of rabid raccoons grow
Delhi News Record / Posted 14 days ago
Residents are urged to take precautions after two more raccoons in the area tested positive for rabies. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry notified the Brant County Health Unit about the rabid animals. That brings the total number of... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Vigilance urged as cases of rabid raccoons growResidents are urged to take precautions after two more raccoons in the area tes
Vigilance urged as cases of rabid raccoons grow
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 14 days ago
Residents are urged to take precautions after two more raccoons in the area tested positive for rabies. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry notified the Brant County Health Unit about the rabid animals. That brings the total number of... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Vigilance urged as cases of rabid raccoons growResidents are urged to take precautions after two more raccoons in the area tes
Vigilance urged as cases of rabid raccoons grow
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 14 days ago
Residents are urged to take precautions after two more raccoons in the area tested positive for rabies. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry notified the Brant County Health Unit about the rabid animals. That brings the total number of... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
It's hot in 2016 and will only get hotterprovincial forecast is no significant rainfall until late fall,” said Murphy.
It's hot in 2016 and will only get hotter
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 14 days ago
provincial forecast is no significant rainfall until late fall,” said Murphy. He was referring to a report by the Ministry of Natural Resources. Ministry spokeswoman Jolanta Kowalski said such reports are normally internal documents. A... Read more
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The Sault Star
Neighbours fret as fire engulfs tinder-dry bushthat fire was contained the fire department left only to return a third time at
Neighbours fret as fire engulfs tinder-dry bush
The Sault Star / Posted 14 days ago
that fire was contained the fire department left only to return a third time at about 10:30 p.m. to check on the site. Two Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry conservation officers arrived on the scene Tuesday morning to investigate, take... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Crews battle stubborn fire near North BayMinistry of Natural Resources and Forestry crews are continuing to battle a 59-
Crews battle stubborn fire near North Bay
The Sudbury Star / Posted 15 days ago
Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry crews are continuing to battle a 59-hectare forest fire west of Latchford. The MNRF indicated Saturday that North Bay 32 hasn't grown in size since Thursday, but that it remains listed as not under... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Sustainable tourism planned for Phi Phito three years. During that time, they will see the possibility of extending th
Sustainable tourism planned for Phi Phi
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 16 days ago
to three years. During that time, they will see the possibility of extending the model to nearby marine national parks. The Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has a grand plan for Phi Phi island and other national parks in this sea: Over... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Forest fire fight continues near North BaySix Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry fire crews were battling a fores
Forest fire fight continues near North Bay
The Sudbury Star / Posted 17 days ago
Six Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry fire crews were battling a forest fire west of Latchford on Friday. Two helicopters also were involved in fighting North Bay 32, a 59-hectare blaze about 12.5 kilometres west of Latchford. A water... Read more
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Manitoulin Expositor
MNRF stocks over 100,000 fish in Island watersMANITOULIN—The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) has stocked we
MNRF stocks over 100,000 fish in Island waters
Manitoulin Expositor / Posted 17 days ago
MANITOULIN—The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (MNRF) has stocked well over 100,000 fish in Manitoulin Island waters this year. Wayne Selinger, area biologist with the MNRF Sudbury office, told the Recorder last week, “the MNRF stocked... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Rabies vaccine bait drop expandedThe Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is poised to launch a larger ann
Rabies vaccine bait drop expanded
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 18 days ago
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is poised to launch a larger annual rabies vaccination bait drop program across southwestern Ontario to combat this year's increase in the number of cases. Throughout the summer and fall, rabies vaccine... Read more
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Delhi News Record
Rabies vaccine bait drop expandedThe Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is poised to launch a larger ann
Rabies vaccine bait drop expanded
Delhi News Record / Posted 18 days ago
The Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry is poised to launch a larger annual rabies vaccination bait drop program across southwestern Ontario to combat this year's increase in the number of cases. Throughout the summer and fall, rabies vaccine... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
NEC chairman agrees review needs more consultationI'm just one voice there.” Calls for comment period extensions should be made
NEC chairman agrees review needs more consultation
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 18 days ago
I'm just one voice there.” Calls for comment period extensions should be made to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, which are overseeing the review, Scott said. He and senior NEC staff met with... Read more
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Kincardine News
NEC chairman agrees review needs more consultationI'm just one voice there.” Calls for comment period extensions should be made
NEC chairman agrees review needs more consultation
Kincardine News / Posted 18 days ago
I'm just one voice there.” Calls for comment period extensions should be made to the Ministry of Municipal Affairs and the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, which are overseeing the review, Scott said. He and senior NEC staff met with... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Lower Trent Conservation sticks with level twothose in attendance were Quinte West mayor Jim Harrison and Brighton mayor Mark
Lower Trent Conservation sticks with level two
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 18 days ago
those in attendance were Quinte West mayor Jim Harrison and Brighton mayor Mark Walas. “We had representatives from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry, Ministry of the Environment and Climate Change as well as the Ministry of... Read more
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