Halifax Green Network Plan

Project description (English)

The Halifax Green Network Plan (HGNP) defines an interconnected open space system for the Halifax Regional Municipality, highlights ecosystem functions and benefits, and outlines strategies to manage open space. Specifically, the HGNP: provides land management and community design direction to maintain ecologically and culturally important land and aquatic systems; promotes the sustainable use of natural resources and economically important open spaces; and identifies, defines and plans land suited for parks and corridors.

Project description (French)

Main contact organization for the project

Halifax Regional Municipality

Partner organization(s)

Halifax Regional Municipality

Part of larger network(s)

Project status


Start year of project


Connectivity action

Policy and governance

Land use planning

Standard keywords




Working Landscape

Community Shaping

Outdoor Recreation and Cultural Landscapes

Geographical coverage


Nova Scotia

Halifax Regional Municipality