Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

June 25, 2014 14:33 ET

Media Advisory: Media Invited to Participate in News Teleconference with Federal Fisheries Minister Gail Shea

Moving Forward with Targeted Aquaculture Regulatory Reform

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - June 25, 2014) - On Thursday, June 26, at 9:00 a.m. (Mountain Daylight Time) media are invited to participate in a news teleconference with the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans regarding moving forward with targeted aquaculture regulatory reform.

Minister Shea will be joined by Ruth Salmon, Executive Director of the Canadian Aquaculture Industry Alliance.

Please note the media teleconference will take place prior to the start of this year's meeting of the Canadian Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers.

The coordinates for the media briefing are as follows:

Date: Thursday, June 26, 2014

Time: 9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. (Mountain Daylight Time)

NOTE: All media planning to participate in the teleconference are required to pre-register by calling 613-990-7537, or emailing Media.XNCR@dfo-mpo.gc.ca before 9:00 a.m. (EDT) on Thursday, June 26.

Pre-registered media are requested to call-in 15 minutes prior to the start of the teleconference.

Contact Information

  • Frank Stanek
    Media Relations
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    Ottawa, Ontario
    613-990-7537

    Sophie Doucet
    Director of Communications
    Office of the Minister
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    613-992-3474