Environment Canada

Environment Canada

June 05, 2008 14:28 ET

Media Advisory: Federal and Atlantic Environment Ministers to Make Announcement and Hold Media Availability

HALIFAX, NOVA SCOTIA--(Marketwire - June 5, 2008) - Canada's Environment Minister, John Baird, will join his Atlantic counterparts at this week's Atlantic Council of Environment Ministers' meeting to make an important signing announcement.

Minister Baird will be joined by the Honourable Mark Parent, Nova Scotia Minister of the Environment, the Honourable George T. Webster, Prince Edward Island Minister of Environment, Energy and Forestry; and the Honourable Charlene Johnson, Newfoundland & Labrador Minister of Environment and Conservation.



Place: The Garden Room in the K.C. Irving Environmental Science
Centre, Acadia University, Wolfville, Nova Scotia

Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Date: Friday, June 6


In addition, Minister Baird will make a separate announcement of interest to Atlantic Canada on behalf of the federal government.

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Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of the Environment
    Eric Richer
    Press Secretary
    819-997-1441
    or
    Environment Canada
    Media Relations
    819-934-8008
    1-888-908-8008
    or
    Nova Scotia Environment
    Bruce Nunn
    Communications Advisor
    902-424-6427
    Cell: 902-476-6454
    nunnbx@gov.ns.ca
    or
    New Brunswick Department of Environment
    Marie Josee Groulx
    Director of Public Affairs
    506-453-3700
    or
    Prince Edward Island Department of
    Environment, Energy and Forestry
    Ron Ryder
    Communications Officer
    902-368-5286
    or
    Newfoundland & Labrador Department of
    Environment and Conservation
    Melony O'Neill
    Director of Communications
    709-729-2575