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Oct 17, 2014, 13:00 ET

Minister James Moore Announces Plans for Admiralty Point lands to be Protected from Development and Remain a Public Park

VANCOUVER, Oct. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable James Moore, Minister of Industry and Member of Parliament for Port Moody – Westwood –...

Oct 16, 2014, 13:00 ET

A winning one-minute video will send a whole class on Canada's Coolest School Trip!

A grade 8/secondary 2 class will win an all-expenses-paid trip to Parks Canada places in historic Québec City and to the spectacular La...

Oct 14, 2014, 07:00 ET

Fire Management in National Parks

GATINEAU, QC, Oct. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Parks Canada reported on its seasonal assessment of fire management in national parks. Parks Canada's...

Sep 30, 2014, 07:00 ET

New Parks Canada Youth Tourism Entrepreneur Award announced for the 2014 Canadian Tourism Awards

New award will highlight the achievements of young entrepreneurs in the tourism industry OTTAWA, Sept. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona...

Sep 09, 2014, 16:06 ET

Pressemitteilung - Parks Canada lädt Presse zu technischem Briefing ein

Dieses technische Briefing wird am 9. September, um 10:45 Uhr in der 1800 Walkley Road in Ottawa (Ontario) stattfinden. Falls Sie an diesem...

Sep 09, 2014, 11:42 ET

Avis Media - Parcs Canada souhaite convier les médias à un exposé technique

Cette conférence technique aura lieu le 9 septembre à 10 h 45, au 1800, chemin Walkley à Ottawa (Ontario). Si vous souhaitez...

Sep 09, 2014, 07:51 ET

Media Advisory - Parks Canada would like to invite the media to a technical briefing

OTTAWA, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - This technical briefing will take place September 9 at 10:45 a.m. at 1800 Walkley Road, Ottawa,...

Aug 12, 2014, 13:00 ET

Harper Government Formally Protects Ukkusiksalik National Park

OTTAWA, Aug. 12, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister Responsible for Parks Canada, today announced...

Aug 06, 2014, 08:00 ET

Parks Canada and Google continue their trek to capture stunning panoramic images in Canada's North

OTTAWA, Aug. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - This summer, Parks Canada and Google are continuing their adventure to...

Jul 28, 2014, 11:00 ET

Government of Canada Commemorates the Deportation of the Inhabitants of Île Saint-Jean as an Event of National Historic Significance

Commemoration ceremony remembers the Acadian people who helped shape the culture of the Island ROCKY POINT, PE, July 28, 2014 /CNW/ - On behalf...

Jul 23, 2014, 16:08 ET

Residents Celebrate Red Bay's World Heritage Site Designation During Town's Come-Home-Year

RED BAY, NL, July 23, 2014 /CNW/ - Residents of Red Bay, Labrador and the surrounding Labrador Straits region watched on today during a formal...

Jul 19, 2014, 06:00 ET

Join in the Parks Day Celebrations - Come celebrate with Parks Canada on July 19!

OTTAWA, July 19, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, is inviting...

Jul 18, 2014, 07:00 ET

/R E P E A T -- Media Opportunity - Parks Canada's Youth Ambassadors help you discover our country's treasures on Canada Parks Day/

OTTAWA, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - With Canada Parks Day coming, Saturday July 19, we offer you a special opportunity to interview Parks...

Jul 17, 2014, 07:00 ET

/R E P E A T -- Media Opportunity - Parks Canada's Youth Ambassadors help you discover our country's treasures on Canada Parks Day/

OTTAWA, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - With Canada Parks Day coming, Saturday July 19, we offer you a special opportunity to interview Parks...

Jul 16, 2014, 07:00 ET

Media Opportunity - Parks Canada's Youth Ambassadors help you discover our country's treasures on Canada Parks Day

OTTAWA, July 16, 2014 /CNW/ - With Canada Parks Day coming, Saturday July 19, we offer you a special opportunity to interview Parks...

Jul 02, 2014, 09:49 ET

Minister Aglukkaq Announces Parks Canada Participants in Students on Ice

Unique partnership helping to connect Canadians to nature OTTAWA, July 2, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the...

Jul 01, 2014, 14:30 ET

Charlotte Small Celebrated as a National Historic Person

Acclaimed wife, mother, explorer and Métis daughter of the fur trade honoured with commemorative plaque at special ceremony Rocky...

Jun 26, 2014, 11:01 ET

Harper Government Celebrates Canada Day with Free Admission at Parks Canada Sites

Connect with nature and rediscover history at national parks and national historic sites across the country OTTAWA, June 26, 2014 /CNW/ - Today,...

Jun 25, 2014, 09:00 ET

Parks Canada Sites in the North Coming to Google Maps

Parks Canada's own team members to collect Northern and remote images for Street View Project OTTAWA, June 25, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona...

Jun 21, 2014, 13:30 ET

The Government of Canada Begins Public Consultations on Rouge National Urban Park's draft Management Plan

Official launch of public consultations immediately follows tabling of historic legislation creating Canada's first national urban park TORONTO,...