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www.gov.ns.ca/JUST/REGULATIONS/regs/envactiv.htm#TOC1_1

Activities Designation Regulations, N.S. Reg. 47/95, Division I (Water Approvals)

www.canlii.org/en/nb/laws/stat/snb-1988-c-a-9.2/53771/

Goal is to encourage, promote and implement programs that will establish or develop fisheries and aquaculture in New Brunswick. Allows the government to develop objectives and standards for the protection and use of fishery and coastal zone aquatic resour ...

www.canlii.org/en/ca/laws/regu/sor-86-21/latest/sor-86-21.ht...

These regulations provide information on the registration of persona and vessels and on the spacing of fishing gear. Sections are provided on pelagics, shellfish, salmon, groundfish, marine plans, and tuna.

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 ...

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/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.canlii.org/en/nb/laws/stat/snb-1989-c-c-6.1/76685/

Goal is to protect the quality of water for a number of purposes, such as drinking and recreation, in the province. Grants the province control over all water resources in the province. Prohibits the release of contaminants, directly and indirectly, into ...

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.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 ...

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 ...

www.gov.pe.ca/law/statutes/pdf/f-13_01.pdf

The Fisheries Act (PEI) applies to all fishers, aquaculturists, buyers, processors and pound operators engaged in the fishery in the province (s. 2). The Act is aimed at regulating, sustaining, and enhancing the fishing industry. Under the Act, the Minist ...

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

The Fisheries and Coastal Resources Act attempts to update and revise the law on fisheries; encourage, promote and implement programs that will sustain and improve the fishery, including aquaculture; service, develop and optimize the harvesting and proces ...

www.canlii.org/en/ca/laws/regu/sor-93-53/latest/sor-93-53.ht...

These Regulations provide information on variation of close times, fishing quotas, size, and weight limits of fish, on fishing for experimental, scientific, and educational purposes, for release of live fish, for authorization to alter fish habitat, and f ...

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.

The Halifax Regional Municipality Municipal Planning Strategy guides future development outlining how sustainable growth should take place. It includes sections on environment; settlement and housing; transportation; economy and finance; cultural and heri ...

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