Environment Canada

Environment Canada

October 08, 2009 10:22 ET

Media Advisory: Government Of Canada to Make Announcement on an Important Contribution of the Aboriginal Funds for Species at Risk

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 8, 2009) - On behalf of Environment Minister Jim Prentice, the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of State for the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec and Member of Parliament for Roberval-Lac-Saint-Jean, will attend a news conference regarding the Government of Canada's commitment to protecting habitat of species at risk living on Aboriginal lands.

Event: News conference and media availability

Date: Friday, October 9, 2009

Time: 9:45 am

Location: The Native Museum of Mashteuiatsh 1787 Amishk Street
Projection Room
Mashteuiatsh (Pointe-Bleue)
Lake St-John, Qc G0W 2H0

Contact Information

  • Office of the Minister of the Environment
    Frederic Baril
    Press Secretary
    Canada Economic Development
    Office of the Honourable Denis Lebel
    Simon Bachand - Press Secretary
    Environment Canada
    Media Relations
    819-934-8008 or 1-888-908-8008