Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

May 31, 2005 17:02 ET

DFO/Media Advisory: Media Availability Following the Conclusion of the North Atlantic Fisheries Minister's Conference in Faroe Islands

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - May 31, 2005) - Media are advised that David Bevan, Assistant Deputy Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture Management, will provide a statement by teleconference regarding the conclusion of the North Atlantic Fisheries Ministers' Conference held in Torshavn, Faroe Islands on May 30 and 31, 2005. Mr. Bevan will also be available to respond to questions relating to the conclusion of this meeting and other international fisheries issues.

Date: Wednesday, June 1, 2005

Time: 09:30 Newfoundland Daylight Savings Time

Media interested in participating in this briefing should dial 1-888-789-0150
and provide the operator with Reservation No. T570386F. We ask that all teleconferencing media be on-line by 09:25 NDST (07:55 EST).

A News Release and link to the North Atlantic Fisheries Ministers' Conference final communique will be available Wednesday, June 1st by 08:30 NDST (07:00 EST) on the DFO Web site at:

Internet :

Contact Information

  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa
    Phil Jenkins
    Media Relations
    (613) 990-7537