The Act places responsibility for control of noxious weeds upon occupiers of land. It provides for appointment of inspectors to ensure compliance and, failing that, for a method by which they can control weeds with costs recovered from the occupier.
The Act provides that proposed projects designated as reviewable projects as a result of prescribed type, size, scope or location are subject to an environmental assessment. Disclaimer: This document is not an official version of the Act.
This comprehensive Act provides the authority for all matters pertaining to health & disease prevention within the Province. The Act establishes a framework aimed at maintaining public health by preventing & removing a broad range of health hazards.
This Act establishes the Forest Land Reserve as private forest land classified under the Assessment Act. The Act establishes the Forest Land Commission to minimize the impact of urban development and rural area settlement on forest reserve land.
This Act establishes the objective of sustainable use for forest management - meeting present and future needs, respect for land, balancing social and economic needs and conserving biodiversity and restoring environmental damage.
This Act provides the authority for the allocation and administration of forest resource, primarily timber. The Act requires the Chief Forester to determine an allowable annual cut every five years for tree farm licenses and timber supply areas.
This Act provides for the establishment, classification and management of provincial parks and recreation areas dedicated to preservation of the natural environment for the inspiration, use and enjoyment of the public.
This legislation allows for the establishment, preservation and maintenance of greenbelt lands. The act mandates the establishment & maintenance of a greenbelt register in which the Minister shall record all land reserved or acquired under the act.