Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

March 23, 2006 16:49 ET

DFO/Media Advisory: Technical Briefing on Atlantic Canada Seal Hunt

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - March 23, 2006) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) will hold a technical briefing for media prior to the opening of the Gulf of St. Lawrence portion of the 2006 seal hunt.



The information session will be held:

Date: Friday, March 24, 2006
Time: 1:30 p.m. AST
Location: Valiant Room
Delta Prince Edward Hotel
18 Queen Street
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island


DFO Fisheries and Aquaculture Management and Science officials will be on hand to present information and answer questions.

Information related to the Atlantic Canada seal hunt can be found on the DFO website at http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/seal-phoque/index_e.htm

Contact Information

  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Phil Jenkins
    Media Relations
    (902) 566-8328
    (613) 294-8193
    or
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Ottawa
    Sophie Galarneau
    Media Relations
    (613) 990-7537