Environment Canada

Environment Canada

August 27, 2009 10:24 ET

Media Advisory: Habitat Conservation for Multiple Species

MEDICINE HAT, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - Aug. 27, 2009) - Media representatives are advised that the Member of Parliament for Medicine Hat, LaVar Payne on behalf of Jim Prentice, Minister of the Environment, will make an announcement about Habitat Conservation for Multiple Species.

Event: News Conference

Date: Friday, August 28

Time: 12:00 noon

Location: The Pearson Ranch

From Medicine Hat airport, travel approximately 26 km on Hwy 3 to Secondary Hwy 887 which is just east of the town of Seven Persons. Travel southwardly approximately 54 km until the #887 is joined by Hwy 61 (Hwy 61 and 887 will be for about 7 km and you will pass the hamlet of Orion). Continue south on the 887 (which will now be gravel) for approximately 12 km and turn east on TWP Road 42.

Once on TWP Road 42, travel 1.6 km to south gate. The area will be flagged.

Event location: Corner of NE Sec 7 (and NW 8) TWP 4 Rge 6.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of the Environment
    Frederic Baril
    Press Secretary
    Environment Canada
    Media Relations