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  • Ontario Proposing Multi-Line Carp Fishing

    TORONTO — The Ontario Government is working for the people by taking steps to expand recreational fishing opportunities in the province.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Celebrates 100th Anniversary of Timmins Sawmill

    TIMMINS — Today John Yakabuski, Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry, highlighted next steps in the development of Ontario's new forestry strategy while marking the 100th anniversary of EACOM Timber Corporation's flagship sawmill.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Protecting Local Jobs at Columbia Forest Products

    HEARST - Today John Yakabuski, Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry, toured the Columbia Forest Products plywood mill in Hearst to see first-hand how the province's investment has helped protect local jobs and modernize operations.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Invests $850,000 in Invasive Species Centre

    The Ontario government is protecting what matters most by investing $850,000 in the Invasive Species Centre to support ongoing research and management of invasive species across the province.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Tips from the Public Help Keep Ontario Safe

    Each year, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry's tips line receives thousands of calls, many related to unsafe hunting practices. In the fall of 2018, conservation officers responded to public complaints about unsafe moose and deer hunting in the Victoria Lake Road area of South Algonquin Township by conducting a moose decoy operation.

    Bulletin | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Invests In Hats For Hides Program

    The Ontario Government is working for the people by making it easier for hunters to be responsible stewards of our natural resources.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Putting People First by Reviewing Flood Mitigation

    TORONTO - Today Premier Doug Ford and John Yakabuski, Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry, issued the following statement on the flooding situation in Ontario:

    Statement | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Be Bear Wise And Prevent Bears From Visiting

    Ontario and the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are reminding people to do their part to avoid human-bear interactions this spring, and are encouraging them to check around their homes and remove the most popular bear attractants.

    Bulletin | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Protecting Local Jobs at Killaloe Sawmill

    KILLALOE - Today, John Yakabuski, Minister of Natural Resources and Forestry, toured the Ben Hokum & Son Ltd sawmill to view firsthand how the province's investment has helped create and protect local jobs and modernize operations.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

  • Ontario Announces New Big Game Management Advisory Committee

    The Ontario government is working for the people by listening to concerns from hunters on how the province manages its moose population to ensure sustainability and hunting opportunities for future generations.

    News Release | Natural Resources and Forestry

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