Parks Canada

Parks Canada

July 28, 2010 09:47 ET

Media Advisory: Discovery of HMS Investigator wreck

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - July 28, 2010) - Following the discovery of the HMS Investigator wreck, we would like to advise the media that Minister Prentice will be available today to perform interviews by satellite phone from Mercy Bay (NT). Please forward your interview request directly to the Minister's Office at 819-997-1441.

A technical press briefing will also be held this morning with a Parks Canada archaeologist who will answer technical questions about the project. Questions can be asked in person or by phone at 1-877-413-4785 (toll free) or at 613-960-7512.

Access code is 1119765 #

To participate via telephone, media representatives must call at 10:20.

Media can obtain visual material by contacting Parks Canada. Detailed information is also available through the Parks Canada website and Minister Jim Prentice and Parks Canada Twitter sites.

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

The details are as follows:

Date: Wednesday, July 28
Time: 10:30
Location: 1800 Walkley Road, Ottawa

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada
    Media Relations