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New Superintendent Named at Quetico Provincial Park

Friday, April 11, 2014

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New Superintendent Named at Quetico Provincial Park

Trevor Gibbs has taken over leadership at the park, saying he understands "Quetico is a special place."

Quetico Superintendent Leaving Park

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

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Robin Reilly, the superintendent at Quetico Provincial Park since 2001, is leaving his position to become the superintendent of Sandbanks Provincial Park on Lake Ontario.

Quetico Named a Top World Destination

Friday, September 9, 2011

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Quetico Provincial Park was named one of the world's top-10 boating destinations by the travel guide publisher Lonely Planet.

Moose Also Struggling in Canada

Thursday, August 18, 2011

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Moose populations on the Canadian side of the Quetico-Superior region's international boundary are also showing long-term declines according to aerial surveys by the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources.

Imagining a Changed Quetico

Thursday, August 11, 2011

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An increase in the severity of weather in the Quetico and Atitkokan region is likely to change the area's forests, researchers say.

Initiative Focuses on Voyageur Legacy

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

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A tourism initiative for the landscape between Thunder Bay, Ontario and Winnipeg, Manitoba plans to use the area's legacy as the route of the voyageurs to draw tourists.

Quetico Plan Comments Due Friday

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

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The initial public comment period for proposed changes to the Quetico Provincial Park management plan will close on Friday. Park managers are considering designated campsites and defined travel routes in the park as well as commercial dog-sledding operations and the development of a long-distance hiking trail.

New Quetico Plan in Review Stage

Friday, September 17, 2010

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Proposals for changes to Ontario's Quetico Provincial Park's management plan -- possibly including designated campsites and defined travel routes -- are in the public comment stage until mid-October. Park managers are also considering development of a long-distance hiking trail in the park as well as authorizing commercial dog-sledding operations.

Friends of Quetico Park Feels Financial Strains

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

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A year after celebrating the centennial of the park it promotes as well as its own 25th birthday with a storefront presence in Atikokan, the group Friends of Quetico Park is featuring a scaled-down profile in 2010 due to tough financial realities.

Peruniak Honored, Featured in Ontario

Friday, January 29, 2010

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Retired Quetico Provincial Park naturalist and author Shirley Peruniak, who was named to the Order of Ontario yesterday, was recently profiled by the Canadian newspaper the Kingston Whig-Standard.

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