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North River Wilderness Area Designation of Additional Lands

made under subsection 11(3) of the

Wilderness Areas Protection Act

S.N.S. 1998, c. 27

Designation of lands added to original designation in Act

as amended to O.I.C. 2015-194 (June 16, 2015), N.S. Reg. 252/2015


[Note: the original designation of North River Wilderness Area is in item 18 of Schedule A to the Act, effective on Royal Assent (December 3, 1998).

Order approved by O.I.C. 2004-411

The Governor in Council on the report and recommendation of the Minister of Environment and Labour dated September 28, 2004, pursuant to Section 11 of Chapter 27 of the Acts of 1998, the Wilderness Areas Protection Act, is pleased to approve the addition of the following nine parcels of land to existing Wilderness Areas, as set out below:


                (e)    MacLeod’s Lake (PID 85017119) as referenced in Order in Council 1998-358 dated July 23, 1998, to be added to North River Wilderness Area;

[Clauses (a) to (d) and clauses (f) to (i) of the Order in Council refer to additions to other wilderness areas, which have been consolidated separately.]

Order approved by O.I.C. 2015-194

I, Randy Delorey, Minister of Environment for the Province of Nova Scotia, pursuant to clause 11(3)(b) of Chapter 27 of the Acts of 1998, the Wilderness Areas Protection Act, hereby designate an area of Crown land near Harbourview, Victoria County, with approximate boundaries as shown on the map attached as Appendix A, as an addition to North River Wilderness Area, originally designated in item 18 of Schedule A to the Act.

The actual boundaries of the designated additional area shall be as described and shown on a description and plan signed by the Director of Surveys and deposited in the Provincial Crown Land Information Management Centre, formerly known as the Provincial Crown Land Records Centre, the signed description and plan forming part of this designation.

This designation of additional land is effective on and after the later of the date it is approved by the Governor in Council and the date the signed boundary description and plan are deposited in the Provincial Crown Land Information Management Centre in accordance with subsection 11(3) of the Act.

Dated and made at Halifax Regional Municipality, Province of Nova Scotia, March 24, 2015.


sgd: Randy Delorey

Honourable Randy Delorey

Minister of Environment

Appendix A

Map Showing Approximate Boundaries of

Addition to North River Wilderness Area

Map of North River Wilderness Area