Nova Scotia To Achieve Land Protection Goal

The following proposed sites will go through formal consultation:

  • Dunns Beach Provincial Park, Antigonish County
  • Eastern Shore Islands Wilderness Area (expansion), Halifax Regional Municipality
  • Economy River Wilderness Area (expansion), Cumberland and Colchester counties
  • Eigg Mountain – James River Wilderness Area (expansion), Antigonish
  • Five Islands Provincial Park (expansion), Colchester County
  • Medway Lakes Wilderness Area (expansion), Annapolis County
  • Middle River-Framboise Wilderness Area (expansion), Cape Breton Regional Municipality
  • Monks Head Provincial Park, Antigonish County
  • Pomquet Beach Provincial Park, Antigonish County
  • Portapique River Wilderness Area (expansion), Cumberland and Colchester counties
  • Sackville River Wilderness Area, Halifax Regional Municipality
  • Wentworth Valley Wilderness Area (expansion), Cumberland County

The following sites are also intended for protection:

  • Blue Sea Beach Provincial Park, Cumberland County
  • Big Meadow Brook Nature Reserve, Hants County
  • Barneys River Nature Reserve, Pictou County
  • Cherry Hill Beach Nature Reserve, Lunenburg County
  • Glendyer Nature Reserve, Inverness County
  • Les Caps Nature Reserve, Inverness County
  • Porcupine Brook Nature Reserve, Annapolis County
  • Staples Brook Nature Reserve, Colchester County