NOTE: A social-media version of this release, with hi-res downloadable photos is available at http://gov.ns.ca/news/smr/2012-01-06-Land-Purchase/ .
Downloadable audio and video clips will be added after the event.
The province has reached an agreement with Bowater Mersey to purchase 25,000 acres of land that will help Nova Scotia meet its goal to protect 12 per cent of its land mass, provide more recreational opportunities and save thousands of jobs along the South Shore and in southwestern Nova Scotia.
- 2012/01/06 -
11:49 (full text)
Natural Resources Minister Charlie Parker announced today, Jan. 4, he is encouraged that the company selected by a court-appointed monitor to negotiate exclusively for the NewPage mill is committed to an ongoing sustainable operation, which will maintain hundreds of jobs in the area.
- 2012/01/04 -
16:08 (full text)