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20 May, 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....


17 Apr, 2015, 05:50 ET El Gobierno de Harper usa tecnología para proporcionar la primera emisión de video y un tour por el HMS Erebus

- El Gobierno de Harper usa una revolucionaria tecnología canadiense para proporcionar la primera emisión de video y un tour por el HMS...


16 Apr, 2015, 15:12 ET Le gouvernement Harper diffuse en direct des images vidéo et fait visiter le HMS Erebus grâce à la technologie de pointe canadienne

L'honorable Tony Clement, président du Conseil du Trésor et M. Colin Carrie, secrétaire parlementaire de la ministre de l'Environnement ont animé...


17 Mar, 2015, 15:00 ET Harper Government Designates Maligne Lake Chalet and Guest House as a National Historic Site of Canada

Rustic log buildings evoke the early days of tourism in Jasper National Park OTTAWA, March 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Jim Eglinski, Member of Parliament for...


15 Feb, 2015, 12:30 ET Harper Government Celebrates 50th Anniversary of the Canadian Flag

Creation of the iconic maple leaf flag designated an event of national historic significance OTTAWA, Feb. 15, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian flag...


10 Feb, 2015, 10:00 ET Harper Government recognizes the incredible contributions of Agnes Maule Machar

Early Canadian writer and influential social commentator designated a person of national historic significance OTTAWA, Feb. 10, 2015 /CNW/ - Gord...


28 Jan, 2015, 13:18 ET Media Opportunity - Skate the Rideau Canal Skateway with Google Street View!

OTTAWA, Jan. 28, 2015 /CNW/ - For the first time, Canadians across the country and people from around the world are now able to skate...


26 Jan, 2015, 19:29 ET New Milestone and Historic Protections for Toronto's Rouge National Urban Park

House of Commons passes Rouge National Urban Park Act which provides the strongest ever protection for Rouge Valley and will create the world's...


06 Jan, 2015, 09:15 ET Harper Government Launches Call for Proposals to Help Conserve Canada's National Historic Sites

OTTAWA, Jan. 6, 2015 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, announced...


28 Dec, 2014, 09:00 ET The Discovery of Sir John Franklin's Flagship HMS Erebus: A Significant Scientific and Historical Accomplishment in 2014

OTTAWA, Dec. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, today...


19 Dec, 2014, 12:22 ET Harper-Regierung und Royal Ontario Museum formalisieren Partnerschaft mit der die Geschichte der Franklin-Expedition den Kanadiern zugänglich gemacht wird

Die Ehrenwerte Leona Aglukkaq, Umweltministerin und verantwortliche Ministerin für Parks Canada, gab heute zusammen mit Frau Janet Carding,...


19 Dec, 2014, 06:02 ET El Gobierno de Harper y el Royal Ontario Museum formalizan su asociación

- El Gobierno de Harper y el Royal Ontario Museum formalizan su asociación para llevar la historia de la Franklin Expedition a los...


18 Dec, 2014, 14:52 ET Harper Government Welcomes Canada's 44th National Park

Nááts'ihch'oh National Park Reserve officially joins Canada's world-renowned family of national parks OTTAWA, Dec. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The...


18 Dec, 2014, 12:19 ET Le gouvernement Harper et le Musée royal de l'Ontario officialisent un partenariat pour permettre aux Canadiens de revivre l'expédition de Franklin

L'honorable Leona Aglukkaq, ministre de l'Environnement et ministre responsable de Parcs Canada, et Mme Janet Carding, directrice et chef de la...


18 Dec, 2014, 09:30 ET Harper Government and Royal Ontario Museum Formalize Partnership to Bring the Story of the Franklin Expedition to Canadians

TORONTO, Dec. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, along...


01 Dec, 2014, 10:00 ET Harper Government Recognizes the National Historic Significance of the War of 1812 Supply Route, Nine Mile Portage and Willow Depot

SIMCOE COUNTY, ON, Dec. 1, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Kellie Leitch, Minister of Labour and Minister of Status of Women and Member of Parliament...


27 Nov, 2014, 10:19 ET Harper Government Congratulates 2014 Canadian Tourism Awards Winner of Parks Canada Youth Tourism Entrepreneur Award

New award highlights the achievements of young entrepreneurs in the tourism industry OTTAWA, Nov. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Blake Richards, Member of...


07 Nov, 2014, 12:07 ET El Gobierno de Harper anuncia la recuperación de la campana del HMS Erebus

La recuperación de la campana del barco es el principal logro de la exitosa búsqueda de 2014 La Honorable Leona Aglukkaq, Ministra de...


07 Nov, 2014, 08:45 ET Harper-Regierung gibt Bergung der Glocke der HMS Erebus bekannt

Bergung der Schiffsglocke ist krönender Abschluss der erfolgreichen Suchaktion von 2014 Ihre Exzellenz Leona Aglukkaq, Umweltministerin und...


06 Nov, 2014, 13:13 ET Harper Government Announces the Recovery of the HMS Erebus Bell

Recovery of the ship's bell is the crowning achievement of successful 2014 search OTTAWA, Nov. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - The Honourable Leona...


06 Nov, 2014, 10:29 ET Hinweis an die Medien - Ministerin Aglukkaq wird wichtige Mitteilung machen

Parks Canada möchte die Medien darauf aufmerksam machen, dass Leona Aglukkaq, Umweltministerin und zuständige Ministerin für Parks...


06 Nov, 2014, 07:41 ET Aviso para medios - La ministra Aglukkaq realizará un importante anuncio

Parks Canada quiere avisar a los medios de que la Honorable Leona Aglukkaq, Ministra de Medioambiente y Ministra responsable de Parks Canada,...


17 Oct, 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 –...


16 Oct, 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...


14 Oct, 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...