Natural Resources Canada

Natural Resources Canada

March 22, 2007 09:35 ET

Media Advisory/Natural Resources Canada: Minister Lunn Makes Forestry and Mining Announcements in B.C.

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(CCNMatthews - March 22, 2007) - On Friday, March 23, 2007, the Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of Natural Resources, will be in Vancouver to make funding announcements related to the mountain pine beetle and the Britannia Mine Project. He will speak to forest researchers at the Faculty of Forestry at the University of British Columbia, and then make an announcement to the B.C. mining industry and deliver a speech to the Vancouver Board of Trade.



Locations and times:

Centre for Advanced Wood Processing
University of British Columbia
Suite 2900
Forestry Building
2424 Main Mall
Vancouver, B.C.
10:00 a.m. (PDT)

Britannia Mine Project
Ministerial Regional Office
Room 214
300 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, B.C.
11:00 a.m. (PDT)

Vancouver Board of Trade
Westin Bayshore Hotel
1601 Bayshore Drive
Vancouver, B.C.
12:30 p.m. (PDT)

Contact Information

  • Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    Ghyslain Charron
    Media Relations
    613-992-4447
    or
    Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa
    Office of the Minister
    Kathleen Olson
    Acting Director of Communications
    613-996-2007