Parks Canada

Parks Canada

March 16, 2010 12:55 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Announces New Avalanche Safety Initiative

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - March 16, 2010) - The Honourable Jim Prentice, Canada's Environment Minister, Minister responsible for Parks Canada and Minister responsible for Southern Alberta, will be making an important announcement regarding avalanche safety and awareness.

Please note that this advisory is subject to change without notice.

The details are as follows:

Date:   Wednesday, March 17
Time:  1:00 p.m.
Location: Canadian Pacific Railway Pavilion
201 - 9th Ave. SW 
Calgary, Alberta
(Entrance is on the corner of 1st Street and 9th Ave. S.W.)

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada
    Western and Northern Canada
    Greg Kingdon
    Senior Communications Advisor
    403-292-4540