Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Fisheries and Oceans Canada

June 20, 2013 13:58 ET

Media Advisory: MP John Duncan Unveils Visitor Centre at Quinsam River Hatchery

CAMPBELL RIVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - June 20, 2013) - The Honourable John Duncan, Member of Parliament for Vancouver Island North, will officially open a Visitor Centre at the Quinsam River Hatchery on behalf of the Honourable Keith Ashfield, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans. The Visitor Centre is a key part of $14 million in renovations and upgrades now underway to improve the operations of one of the Government of Canada's largest salmon hatcheries. Photo opportunities will be available for media in attendance.

Date: June 22, 2013
Local time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Quinsam River Hatchery
4217 Argonaut Road
Campbell River, B.C.

Contact Information

  • Carrie Mishima
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    (604) 666-0392

    Leri Davies
    Fisheries and Oceans Canada
    C: (604) 612-6837