Environment Canada

Environment Canada

October 14, 2009 13:51 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Make Announcement on an Important Contribution of the Aboriginal Funds for Species at Risk

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - Oct. 14, 2009) - On behalf of Environment Minister the Honourable, Jim Prentice, and Fisheries and Oceans Minister, the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of State for Democratic Reform, Steven Fletcher, will attend a news conference regarding the Government of Canada's commitment to protecting species at risk on first nations lands for Western Canada.



Event: News conference and media availability

Date: Thursday, October 15, 2009
Time: 10:00 am (Central Daylight Time)
Location: 3rd Floor classroom
245 McDermot Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba

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
    or
    Office of the Minister of Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Nancy Bishay
    Press Secretary
    613-992-3474