Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

October 14, 2009 17:24 ET

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

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 14, 2009) - The Canadian Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers will meet in O'Leary, Prince Edward Island (PEI) on Thursday, October 15. 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:
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Date: Thursday, October 15, 2009
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Place: Rodd Mill River Resort

180 Mill River Resort Rd. - Route 136
O'Leary, Prince Edward Island

Hunter Duvar Room

Tel: 902-859-3555
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Time: Photo Opportunity: 8:30 am AST (approximately)
News Conference: 3:15 pm AST (approximately)
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Interested media may also call-in to the news conference by dialing 1-888-265-0464 (press star) conference ID # (35459803).

Contact Information

  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa
    Scott Cantin
    Media Relations
    613-990-5413
    or
    Prince Edward Island Department of Fisheries,
    Aquaculture and Rural Development
    Wayne MacKinnon
    902-368-4888