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Visitor safety - Vuntut National Park

Dec 11, 2018 ... the required equipment, knowledge, skills and physical fitness to travel safely in an isolated arctic environment and be able to handle any medical or wildlife related emergencies on their own. Weather Weather is the most significant hazard for visitors to Vuntut. It is variable and can change quickly. Wildlife Wildlife encounters can pose serious threats to visitor

Natural Hazards | Natural Resources Canada

Nov 25, 2015 ...Natural Hazards   Natural hazards have the potential to be serious threats to the well-being of Canadians. The outcome can be catastrophic, often resulting in damage to critical infrastructure and the environment, injury to humans, and even loss of life. With the goal of enhancing the safety and security of Canadians, Scientists at the Canada Centre

Winter backcountry safety - Chilkoot Trail National Historic Site

May 15, 2019 ...Winter backcountry safety The Chilkoot Trail and White Pass area is remote. Your safety is your personal responsibility. While natural hazards exist, the risks can be minimized by taking reasonable precautions. Careful pre-trip planning, appropriate equipment and knowledge of natural hazards are all essential. Choose a trip that reflects the level

Fire information and updates - Jasper National Park

May 24, 2019 ...Fire information and updates Safety is Parks Canada's number one priority. Every year, multiple wildfires occur in the mountain national parks. Wildfires and other natural hazards are a part of the national park experience. Through our national fire management program, we are committed to reducing the risk of wildfire and its impacts as well as restoring

Climate change and health

May 1, 2019 ... and magnitude of the current and potential health impacts of climate change in Canada related to air quality, infectious disease and natural hazards. It also examines Canada's capacity to respond. If you would like to order a hardcopy version and/or a CD of the assessment report, please contact Health Canada's Publications. Recognizing that extreme heat events present

Visitor Safety - Fundy National Park

May 22, 2019 ... and enjoy your visit to the park. Hiking And Backcountry Camping Safety – Be prepared! Remember that you are responsible for your own safety and security! Trails – Stay on marked trails. Trails that are not marked are not maintained and natural hazards may be present increasing the risk of serious injury. In case of an emergency call 911. If you are in a remote area

Visitor safety - Waterton Lakes National Park

Apr 29, 2019 ... Lakes National Park Visitors to national parks need to be aware of the potential for natural hazards. The risk of natural hazards can be reduced by being well informed and prepared. It is important to know that some areas of the park that are open currently were burned by the wildfire. Please review the following information to ensure a safe and enjoyable

Our Climate Change Journey

May 17, 2019 ... Introduced regulations to reduce methane emissions from the oil and gas sector by 40 to 45% from 2012 levels by 2025 Launched the Disaster Mitigation and Adaptation Fund May 17, 2018 To support large-scale infrastructure projects to help communities better manage the risks of disasters triggered by natural hazards with a $2 billion fund Reduced greenhouse gases from

Scuba Diving - Thousand Islands National Park

Apr 26, 2019 ... watersport involves risk. For more information on natural hazards, weather conditions, and planning a safe activity, please see our Visitor Safety page.

Winter activities - Prince Edward Island National Park

May 7, 2019 ... and should be sure to properly prepare and plan for their trip, taking the necessary precautions to protect themselves from inclement weather and potential natural hazards found in the park. Parking areas cleared in winter: Dalvay Parking Lot (beside beach) Greenwich (Visitor Information Centre) Bubbling Springs / Farmlands Trail Ross Lane Shaws Beach North Rustico

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