Government of Nova Scotia Government of Nova Scotia Nova Scotia, Canada


Protected Areas


The following publications may be available in hard-copy format from Nova Scotia Environment by contacting Some can be accessed directly on-line:


Forms and Applications

Education and Research

Wilderness Areas

Heritage Rivers


Wilderness Area Maps

  • The Nova Scotia Trail Information Project and a number of community trail groups have information on hiking trails, including trails in wilderness areas.
  • The Nova Scotia Atlas contains maps showing the location of all provincial Wilderness Areas. This book is available at most bookstores.

Nature Reserve Maps

Heritage River Maps