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May 20, 2016, 08:16 ET This Summer, Parks Canada Offers THE Perfect Getaway Just North of the Champlain Valley

 Parks Canada is proud to welcome visitors and boaters for a new exciting season at the historic sites and canals of the Richelieu Valley....


Jun 24, 2015, 10:30 ET Lake Superior National Marine Conservation Area Receives Highest Level of Federal Protection

National Marine Conservation Area Legislation receives Royal Assent OTTAWA, June 24, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the...


Jun 24, 2015, 10:00 ET High-Arctic National Park Created on Bathurst Island

Legislation to create Qausuittuq National Park receives Royal Assent OTTAWA, June 24, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the...


Jun 19, 2015, 14:30 ET Harper Government announces major new investments on the Trent-Severn Waterway in Ontario

QUINTE WEST, ON, June 19, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, today...


Jun 19, 2015, 14:00 ET Statement from Minister Aglukkaq on Qausuittuq National Park

OTTAWA, June 19, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Canada's Environment Minister and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, today issued...


Jun 16, 2015, 09:30 ET Harper Government Introduces Legislation to Protect High-Arctic Treasure on Bathurst Island

Qausuittuq National Park to be Canada's 45th National Park OTTAWA, June 16, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Canada's Environment...


Jun 15, 2015, 09:00 ET Harper Government Celebrates Canada Day with Free Admission at Parks Canada Sites

OTTAWA, June 15, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, today invited...


Jun 09, 2015, 10:00 ET Parks and play - Let's get more kids outside and active!

Canadian Parks Council supports Position Statement on Active Outdoor Play released today OTTAWA, June 9, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Parks Council...


Jun 04, 2015, 09:30 ET National Conservation Plan in Action in Banff National Park

Parks Canada demonstrating world leadership in conservation and connecting Canadians BANFF NATIONAL PARK, AB, June 4, 2015 /CNW/ - Blake...


Jun 03, 2015, 09:00 ET 2015 Pan Am Games Torch Relay to shine bright at iconic Parks Canada sites

National Park and five National Historic Sites set to host the flame OTTAWA, June 3, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the...


Jun 02, 2015, 12:07 ET Harper Government introducing Lake Superior National Marine Conservation Area Act

OTTAWA, June 2, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, today announced...


Jun 01, 2015, 10:30 ET Harper Government announces significant new investments in Rideau Canal National Historic Site

SMITHS FALLS, ON, June 1, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, joined...


May 29, 2015, 11:29 ET Harper Government Announces Protection for Lighthouses

OTTAWA, May 29, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, today announced...


May 15, 2015, 11:00 ET Harper Government Announces Parks Canada's 2015 Youth Ambassadors

Enabling a stronger connection to nature and history with Canadian youth OTTAWA, May 15, 2015 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of...


May 13, 2015, 15:30 ET Harper Government Unveils Pieces of History from HMS Erebus

Artefacts to be displayed at the Canadian Museum of History over Victoria Day Weekend OTTAWA, May 13, 2015 /CNW/ - Office of the Minister of...