Staff Reporter / Friday, June 3, 2022 / Categories: News Cumberland CAO to Chair NS Committee The Chief Administrative Officer for the Municipality of Cumberland will chair one of two advisory committees, with refreshed terms of reference and membership, announced today by Natural Resources Minister Tory Rushton. Greg Herrett will chair the Ministerial Advisory Committee. He is joined by six others from around the province. Herrett said, “I look forward to working with these members whose diverse interests, expertise, and perspectives will support government's ongoing work in achieving ecological forestry on Crown lands.” In making the announcement, Rushton said, “We're entering a new phase in ecological forestry implementation and it's important to me that our work continues to be guided by expert voices and the best available science.” Six members have also been appointed to the Forest Biodiversity Science Advisory Committee, which guides the department's forest science and research. Members were chosen for their field expertise and their advice will address complex biodiversity conservation and resource-use issues. For more information on the Forest Biodiversity Science Advisory Committee go to https://novascotia.ca/natr/forestry/forest-biodiversity-committee/ Add your comments below. Print 776 Rate this article: No rating Tags: Tory RushtonGreg HerrettForestry CommitteeCrown Lands Please login or register to post comments.