Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

October 14, 2009 17:11 ET

Media Advisory: Fisheries Ministers Support Creation of Lobster Council of Canada

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 14, 2009) - The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, will participate in a joint news conference with Atlantic and Quebec fisheries and aquaculture ministers and members of the Lobster Council of Canada.

The coordinates are as follows:



Date: Thursday, October 15, 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: 4:30 AST (approximately)


Interested media may also call-in to the news conference by dialing 1-888-265-0464(press star) conference ID # (35459803).

The Lobster Council of Canada will issue a news release and backgrounder. The information will be available online at www.lobstercouncilcanada.ca.

http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Contact Information

  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa
    Scott Cantin
    Media Relations
    613-993-5413
    or
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa
    Nancy Bishay
    Press Secretary
    613-992-3474