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Parks Canada

April 27, 2010 11:46 ET

Point Pelee National Park is All a "Twitter"

LEAMINGTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 27, 2010) - Parks Canada announces the launch of Point Pelee National Park's "Tweets from the Point."

Beginning April 21st and continuing through the Festival of Birds, Parks Canada staff at Point Pelee will be tweeting the excitement of the spring bird migration. Sign up at www.twitter.com and follow this amazing natural phenomenon from anywhere in the world. Or, stay up to date with the live feed on Parks Canada's website (www.parkscanada.gc.ca/pelee).

Followers will be the first to hear about migration highlights, rare bird sightings and activities happening during festival. Start your day with a morning "tweet."

Parks Canada staff at Point Pelee National Park will be tweeting until June 5, 2010. Visit www.twitter.com/pointpeleenp or www.parkscanada.gc.ca/pelee.

The Festival of Birds begins May 1st and continues through to May 24th.

Contact Information

  • Point Pelee National Park
    General Inquiries: Mary Peterson
    Visitor Services Reception
    519-322-2365 ext.0
    or
    Parks Canada
    Point Pelee National Park
    Festival of Birds Twitter Account - Sarah Rupert
    Interpretation Coordinator
    519-322-5700 ext 13
    or
    Parks Canada
    Public Information and Education Branch
    Twitter and New Media for Parks Canada - Louis Barnes
    New Media Research Analyst
    819-953-7925