Help Make Change
Part of Hike NS’s role is to be the voice of hikers in Nova Scotia. This means advocating for change in policy that will positively affect what hikers care about, such as:
How You Can Help
- Quality, safe and maintained hiking-only trails
- Urban wilderness hiking and long distance hiking opportunities
- A complete and well-resourced implementation and evaluation of the NS Trails Strategy
- Protection of natural areas and wilderness
Support the creation of an Urban Wilderness Park in the Purcell's Cove Backlands
, near Halifax.
Support the creation of the Birch Cove-Blue Mountain Regional Park
Support the ongoing protection of wilderness protected areas
in Nova Scotia.
Support the petition to the Nova Scotia government to stop using forest biomass for power generation
Support reinstating the Sunday hunting ban
Support the winter use of our National Parks
Support Our HRM, which calls for the creation of a greenbelt in the Halifax Regional Municipality
Support a strong NS Natural Resources Strategy
Support a strong NS Parks and Protected Areas Plan
Call or write to your local councillor, MLA or MP to let them know what you think.