Natural Resources Canada seeks to enhance the responsible development and use of Canada’s natural resources and the competitiveness of Canada’s natural resources products.
This year, Canadians and countries around the world will unite by celebrating and raising awareness of the importance of teaching students about forests and sustainable cities.
Research scientist Dr. Laurel Sinclair takes a drone for a spin that houses a new detector developed by her team able to point out the location of radioactivity. This detector could potentially be used on unmanned aerial vehicles to assist emergency responders and map radioactivity during an incident.
Services and information
Energy efficiency information, funding programs, regulations and energy use data for homes, transportation, alternative fuels, buildings, industry, and products.
Boreal forest, forest industry, forest fires, insects and forest disturbances, sustainable forest management.
Wind, solar, thermal, hydro, marine, and bioenergy; development, research, and technology.
Search for recent and past earthquake data, products, research and earthquake zones in Canada.
Find funding, grants and incentive programs to encourage research, development and demonstration in Canada.
Canada’s climate change assessments, programs, initiatives, products and adaptation measures.
Short term and long term space weather forecasts, geomagnetic and geoelectric fields, effects on technology.
Sustainable mineral development, markets, exploration, innovation, taxation, Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan.
What we are doing
- Manitoba-Minnesota Transmission Project
- Canadian Minerals and Metals Plan
- Canada in a Changing Climate