Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

April 11, 2014 15:24 ET

Media Advisory: Government of Canada Invests in Local Projects to Support Recreational Fisheries

NORTH VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - April 11, 2014) - The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, and Andrew Saxton, MP for North Vancouver and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance, will announce funding for a local project to restore and improve habitat that supports recreational fisheries. They will also highlight the success of a project funded last year under the first round of the Recreational Fisheries Conservation Partnerships Program. Photo opportunities will be available for media in attendance.

Date: Monday, April 14, 2014
Time: 11:15 a.m.
Location: Spirit Trail Pedestrian Overpass
Lower MacKay Creek Park
South of MacKay Avenue and 1st Street West
North Vancouver, B.C.

Contact Information

  • Carrie Mishima
    Communications Advisor
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Cell: 604-328-4370