Peterborough Lift Lock National Historic Sites

National Historic Sites Management Plan Tabled in Parliament

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Plan contributes to preserving our nation’s heritage and connecting Canadians to history in Ontario Peterborough – National historic sites reflect the rich and varied heritage of Canada and provide an opportunity for Canadians to learn more about our diverse history. Parks Canada’s network of national heritage places represents the very best that Canada has to offer and tells stories of …

Hockey is Canada

Breaking racial barriers in NHL

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Toronto – The love of hockey, Canada’s national sport, unites Canadians from coast to coast to coast. But while our collective passion for the game brings us all together, the organization of the sport itself has not reflected the Canadian ideals of diversity, equality and multiculturalism. Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, …

Ducks Unlimited Canada

Recognizing historic significance of Ducks Unlimited Canada

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Stonewall – Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, commemorated the national historic significance of Ducks Unlimited Canada with a special ceremony to unveil a plaque at Oak Hammock Marsh. Founded in Winnipeg in 1938 by Canadian hunter-conservationists, in collaboration with the More Game Birds of America Foundation, Ducks Unlimited Canada was an …

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Honouring early commercial radio broadcasting in Canada

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Commercial radio helped usher in the modern era of mass communication. Montreal – Commercial radio in Canada began with Montréal station XWA. From its first broadcasts until the creation of a public system in 1932, a radio craze swept the country, establishing a new mass communication industry that would dramatically alter the way in which Canadians consumed news and entertainment. …

Signal Hill National Historic Site

Celebrate Canada Day at Signal Hill National Historic Site 

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St. John’s – Parks Canada will kick off Canada’s birthday celebrations with a special sunrise event at Signal Hill National Historic Site. Joanne Thompson, Member of Parliament for St. John’s East, will bring greetings on behalf of Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada. Date:                July 1, 2022 Time:               6:00am NDT Location:        Signal Hill …

Steven Guilbeault Minister of Canadian Heritage

Free admission at national sites on Canada Day

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Ottawa – National historic sites, national parks and national marine conservation areas are gateways to connecting with nature, culture and history. These treasured places tell the stories of Canada and immerse visitors in our country’s natural and cultural heritage. On July 1st, Steven Guilbeault, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and Minister responsible for Parks Canada, invites Canadians and international …

Nature Advisory Committee to kick off Canadian Environment Week

Nature Advisory Committee to kick off Canadian Environment Week

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Ottawa –  The health, well-being, and economic security of Canadians depend on having a healthy ecosystem that supports a world rich in biodiversity. That’s why the Government of Canada is making historic investments to support the conservation of lands and waters from coast to coast to coast. Many beloved species and natural spaces and systems are under threat from human …

John Ware

John Ware recognised as person of national historic significance

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John Ware’s horsemanship, generosity, and strength secured his place in the mythology of the Canadian West Alberta – National historic designations encourage us to acknowledge both the triumphs and the struggles that have led us to the Canada of today, and help us reflect on how to build a more inclusive society for today and future generations. John Ware was …