Environment and Conservation
- 2007

January, February, March, April, May, June,
July, August, September, October, November, December

January

January 11
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Newfoundland and Labrador Outfitters Association
Environmental Assessment Bulletin   

January 16
Media Advisory: Minister to Present Cheque to Ocean Net

January 17
Funding Provided to Support Environmental Stewardship

January 18
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

January 19
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

January 26
Environmental Assessment Bulletin


February

February 1
Over 100 Samples Received for Caribou Health Monitoring Program

February 2
Clean-up Completed at Former Military Site in St. Anthony

February 9
Media Advisory: Ministers Attend NEG/ECP Meetings in Quebec

February 13
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

February 14
Forum Fosters Discussion of Regional Energy and Environmental Issues

February 16
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

February 21
Funding Announced for Burin Peninsula Waste Management Corporation

February 23
Media Advisory: Minister Marks Milestone in Beverage Container Recycling Program

February 26
Over One Billion Beverage Containers Diverted From Province’s Waste Disposal Sites

February 27
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

February 28
Media Advisory: Minister to Address NEIA


March

March 5
Water Resources Expert to Present at Meetings in Italy

March 9
Snowmobile Restrictions Being Enforced in Wilderness Reserves

March 13
Media Advisory: Minister Signs New Wetland Steward Agreement
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Landscape, Turf and Structural Conference

March 14
Gander Expands Commitment to Conservation of Wetlands

March 16
Progress Continues to Ensure Safe Drinking Water

March 21
Indian Bay Ecosystem Corporation Receives Funding
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

March 22
Today Marks World Water Day

Ministerial Statement - Big Game Applications for 2007-08 in the Mail
Big Game Applications and Hunting and Trapping Guide Mailed

March 27
Media Advisory: Minister to Bring Greetings at Climate Crisis Presentation

March 29
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

March 30
Canada's New Government Supports Clean Air and Energy Efficiency Projects in Newfoundland and Labrador


April

April 2
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

April 5
Nominations Sought to Recognize Environmental Leaders

April 9
Department Celebrates National Wildlife Week

April 11
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

April 19
Deadline for Big Game Licence Applications Extended

April 20
Earth Day Celebrated on April 22

April 25
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

April 26
Turning Vision into Action: New Strategy Fuels R&D Momentum
Implementing Action to Modernize Infrastructure
Protecting Our People and Our Environment

April 30
Parks Launch New Reservation System


May

May 1
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

May 2
Environmental Assessment Bulletin 

May 3
Media Advisory: Minister Attends Grand Opening

May 7
Newfoundland and Labrador Celebrates Compost Awareness Week

MMSB Announces Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program for 2007
Media Advisory: Ministers to Announce Details of Provincial Solid Waste Management Strategy

May 8
Government Announces Implementation of $200 Million Provincial Solid Waste Management Strategy
Ministerial Statement - Drinking Water Week

May 9
Cape St. Mary’s Ecological Reserve Opens for 2007 Season

May 10
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Land Surveyors Association

May 11
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

Environmental Assessment Bulletin

May 14
Provincial Parks Open for 2007

May 15
Workshop Focuses on Becoming an Outdoors Woman

May 16
Minister Discourages Removal of Young Animals from the Wild

May 17
Ministerial Statement - Funding Provided for Climate Change Education Centre
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

May 18
National Student Conference to Focus on Environmental Issues

May 25
Media Advisory: Minister Signs New Wetland Steward Agreement and Officially Opens Interpretation Centre
Media Advisory: Ministers of the Environment Meet in Toronto

May 28
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

May 29
Public Advisory: Pistolet Bay Park and Pinware River Park Delay Openings

Environmental Assessment Bulletin
Ministerial Statement - Water Resources Experts Lead NATO Project

May 30
Newest Reserve Protects Rare Plant at Sandy Cove

Media Advisory: Minister to Attend Newfoundland Power’s EnviroFest Celebrations in Burin


June

June 1
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Real Time Water Quality Monitoring Workshop
Media Advisory: Minister Plants Tree to Celebrate Environment Week
Big Game Draw Completed

June 4
Ministerial Statement - Taking Action for our Environment

June 5
Media Advisory: Minister to Present Environmental Awards

June 6
Government Moves Forward on Sustainable Development
18th Annual Environmental Awards Presented: Jon Lien Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

June 8
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Urban Municipalities Committee
Media Advisory: Ministers to Address Great Northern Peninsula Joint Council
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

June 13
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

June 15
Crown Land Cottage Lots Available in Central Newfoundland
Funds Provided to Clean Up Illegal Dump Site

June 20
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

June 21
Funding Provided to Support New Position with Newfoundland and Labrador Lung Association

June 22
Media Advisory: Minister to Address Nature Conservancy of Canada
Changes Made to Identification Requirements for Salmon Angling and Small Game Hunting Licences

June 28
Environmental Assessment Bulletin


July

July 4
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

July 11
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

July 16
Media Advisory: Minister to Participate in Official Opening of Ever Green Recycling’s New Location

July 18
Media Advisory: Minister Signs New Coastal Stewardship Agreements
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

July 19
Media Advisory: Signing of New Coastal Stewardship Agreements Postponed

July 23
Youth Hunting and Fishing Exchange Program 2007 Winner Announced

July 24
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

July 27
Environmental Assessment Bulletin


August

August 3
Becoming an Outdoors Woman Program Planned For Labrador West
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

August 7
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

August 13
Media Advisory: Minister to Officially Open 25 New Campsites at Butter Pot Provincial Park

August 14
Butter Pot Provincial Park Opens 25 New Campsites

August 15
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

August 20
Media Advisory: Ministers Hearn and Jackman Announce Funding for Farmland Water Supply Projects

August 23
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

August 28
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

August 31
Environmental Assessment Bulletin


September

September 6
Parks as Nature’s Classroom Begins This Week

September 7
Hunting Season Opens This Weekend

September 14
Provincial Parks and Reserves Close for 2007 Season

September 20
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

September 21
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

September 27
Public Advisory: Blue-Green Algae Present in Avalon Area Ponds

September 28
Environmental Assessment Bulletin


October

October 1
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

October 5
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

October 12
Public Encouraged to Reduce Waste to Protect the Environment
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

October 18
Environmental Assessment Bulletin
Department Co-Hosts Hunter Education Instructor Conference

October 19
Crown Land Cottage Lots Available for Sale in New Harbour

October 23
Provincial Species at Risk Stewardship and Education Working Group Holding Workshop

October 26
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

October 31
Environmental Assessment Bulletin


November

November 2
Resident Hunters Encouraged to Participate in Caribou Health Monitoring Program

November 6
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

November 8
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

November 11
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

November 27
Media Advisory: Holiday Lightswitch To Be Launched
Holiday Lightswitch Officially Launched

November 29
Robin Hood Bay Confirmed as Avalon Regional Waste Management Site


December

December 4
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

December 6
Report on Blue-Green Algae Released

December 19
Comment Invited on Draft Guidelines for Preparation of Environmental Impact Statement
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

December 21
Environmental Assessment Bulletin

December 27
Valuable Research Conducted in Provincial Parks and Reserves
 


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