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www.gov.pe.ca/law/statutes/pdf/a-08_01.pdf

This Act regulates management practices including soil conservation and nutrient management practices applied to land intended or used for growing. The purposes of this Act are: to maintain and improve surface water quality by reducing runoff and soil ero ...

www.gov.ns.ca/legislature/legc/statutes/beaches.htm

The Beaches Act of Nova Scotia was created to provide for the protection of beaches and associated dune systems, provide for the regulation and enforcement of land-use activities on beaches, and to control recreation and uses of beaches that can harm the ...

www2.parl.gc.ca/HousePublications/Publication.aspx?DocId=440...

The 2010 Budget Bill, under the Environmental Assessment heading, makes amendments to the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act. There will no longer be a federal assessment required for certain projects that receive national funding under certain program ...

laws.justice.gc.ca/en/N-14.01/

This Act allows for the creation of parks, and makes the Minister responsible for their administration, management and control. Schedules to this Act define the National Parks of Canada, the National Park Reserves of Canada, protected species, park commun ...

laws.justice.gc.ca/en/W-9/

The Canada Wildlife Act applies to any animal, plant, organism that is wild (or not easily distinguishable from such a species), or is that habitat of such an animal, plant, or organism (s. 4). The Act deals with the conservation and research of wildlife ...

laws.justice.gc.ca/en/showtdm/cs/c-15.2

An assessment is only required where the work is considered a project, as defined in section 2(1) of the Act. S 5(1) states an assessment is required where a federal authority, is the project proponent; provides financial assistance; sells, leases, dispos ...

laws.justice.gc.ca/eng/C-15.31/page-1.html

The Canadian Environmental Protection Act seeks to achieve sustainable development, prevent pollution, work towards the elimination of persistent and bioaccumulative toxic substances, and to protect the environment. Part 4 of the Act deals with pollution ...

www.canlii.org/eliisa/highlight.do?text=environment&language...

This Act seeks to protect the environment within New Brunswick. It has sections dealing with Pesticides control, designation of contaminants, restoration of land, wetland designation, coastal designation, solid waste commissions, generation of electricity ...

www.gnb.ca/0062/regs/c-16-3reg.htm

A conservation easement is an agreement between a land owner and an eligible body that grants rights, or imposes obligations on the easement holder, owner or both for the purpose of protecting, restoring or enhancing the land (section 2). This is a useful ...

www.gov.ns.ca/legislature/legc/statutes/consease.htm

This Act deals with conservation easements. A conservation easement is defined as an agreement between an owner and an eligible body that (a) grants rights and privileges to the easement holder over the owner

www.gnb.ca/0062/regs/c-38-1reg.htm

The Act makes the Minister of Natural Resources responsible for the development, utilization, protection and integrated management of the resources of Crown (public) Lands. Much of the Act is dedicated to the allocation and harvesting of New Brunswick

www.gov.ns.ca/legislature/legc/statutes/endspec.htm

The Endangered Species Act is intended to protect, designate, recover, and conserve species at risk in Nova Scotia. It also seeks to protect their habitats. It works to prevent any species from becoming extirpated or extinct due to human activities. This ...

www.gov.ns.ca/legislature/legc/statutes/exproprn.htm

Expropriation Act, R.S.N.S. 1989, c. 156. The intent and purpose of the Expropriation Act is to ensure that every person whose land is expropriated is compensated. Where a family home is expropriated, the Act aims to put the owner in the same position aft ...

www.gov.ns.ca/JUST/REGULATIONS/regs/exproreg.htm

Expropriation Procedures Regulations, N.S. Reg. 103/74. The regulations lay out the procedures for expropriation by the Provincial Crown, NS Power, Maritime Telegraph and Telephone Co., the Halifax-Dartmouth Bridge Commission, Municipalities, the Halifax ...

www.canlii.org/en/ns/laws/stat/sns-2000-c-3/51755/

The purpose of this Act is to protect farmers engaged in normal farm practices from being sued in nuisance or negligence.

laws.justice.gc.ca/en/F-14/

The Fisheries Act deals with various aspects of protection of fish and their habitats, including provisions regarding fishing. Section 35 and 36 of the Act are two sections of the Act that are important in the environmental law context. Section 35(1) read ...

laws.justice.gc.ca/en/F-24/index.html

The Fishing and Recreational Harbours Act deals with the administration and development of certain fishing and recreational harbours in Canada.

www.gov.pe.ca/law/statutes/pdf/f-14.pdf

This Act charges the Minister of Environment, Energy and Forestry with the management, renewal and protection of forest lands in the province (section 3), provides for the development of a Forest Policy and places restrictions upon who may cut, harvest or ...

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