Prohibited activity: Smoking prohibition

Issued: January 08, 2021

Ends: December 31, 2021

SMOKING PROHIBITION

EFFECTIVE DATE:

January 8 to December 31, 2021

Pursuant to section 7(1) of the National Parks General Regulations, the following activities are hereby PROHIBITED by order of the Superintendent, Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site of Canada.

It is prohibited to:

(1) smoke or vape cannabis or tobacco:

(a) on or within 9m of a trail
(b) on a beach
(c) inside or within 4m of public buildings

(i) except in a designated smoking area

WHERE:

Kejimkujik Seaside, Kejimkujik National Park of Canada.

WHY:

To protect the public from second-hand smoke in alignment with the Smoke-free Places Act in Nova Scotia and to promote a quality visitor experience.

NOTE:

It is an offence under the Canada National Parks Act to contravene these prohibitions. Violators may be prosecuted.

Original signed by Jonathan Sheppard, Superintendent, Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site of Canada — 2021-01-08