Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

October 14, 2009 17:15 ET

Media Advisory: Atlantic Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers' Meeting

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 14, 2009) - The Atlantic Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers will meet in O'Leary, Prince Edward Island (PEI) on Friday, October 16. The meeting will be co-chaired by the Honourable Gail Shea, federal Minister of Fisheries and Oceans and the Honourable Neil LeClair, PEI Minister of Fisheries, Aquaculture and Rural Development.

The co-chairs will be available for media at the conclusion of the meeting.

The coordinates are as follows:



Date: Friday, October 16, 2009

Place: Rodd Mill River Resort
180 Mill River Resort Rd. - Route 136
O'Leary, Prince Edward Island
Hunter Duvar Room

Tel: 902.859.3555

Time: Photo Opportunity: 8:30 am AST (approximately)
News Conference: 2:40 pm AST (approximately)


Interested media may also call-in to the news conference by dialing 1-888-265-0464 (press star) conference ID # (35462778).

Contact Information

  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa
    Scott Cantin
    Media Relations
    613-993-5413
    or
    Prince Edward Island Department of
    Fisheries, Aquaculture and Rural Development
    Wayne MacKinnon
    902-368-4888