Environment Canada

Environment Canada

October 14, 2009 14:03 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Make Announcement on Aboriginal Fund for Species at Risk

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwire - Oct. 14, 2009) - On behalf of Environment Minister the Honourable Jim Prentice, and Fisheries and Oceans Minister the Honourable Gail Shea, Member of Parliament Maurice Vellacott for Saskatoon-Wanuskewin, will attend a news conference regarding the Government of Canada's commitment to protecting species at risk on first nations lands.



Event: News conference and media availability
Date: Thursday, October 15, 2009
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Location: Federation of Saskatchewan Indian Nations
Suite 100 - 103A Packham Avenue
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of the Environment
    Frederic Baril
    Press Secretary
    819-997-1441
    or
    Environment Canada
    Media Relations
    819-934-8008
    1-888-908-8008
    www.ec.gc.ca