Western Economic Diversification Canada

Western Economic Diversification Canada

July 17, 2007 14:15 ET

Media Advisory/Western Economic Diversification Canada: Fighting the Mountain Pine Beetle Infestation

KAMLOOPS, BRITISH COLUMBIA and PRINCE GEORGE, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - July 17, 2007) - On Wednesday, July 18, the Honourable Gary Lunn, Minister of Natural Resources, will make two major announcements addressing the impact of the mountain pine beetle infestation.

Date: Wednesday, July 18, 2007

The first announcement will take place in Kamloops, B.C.:

Time: 9:30 a.m.
Location: Kamloops Airport Ltd.
3035 Airport Rd,
Kamloops, BC, V2B 7X1

The second announcement will take place in Prince George, B.C.:

Time: 1:30 p.m.
Location: Prince George Railway and Forestry Museum
850 River Road
Prince George, B.C. V2L 5S8

Contact Information

  • Western Economic Diversification Canada
    Jillian Glover
    Communication Advisor
    (604) 666-7543 or Cell: (604) 306-1386
    Website: www.wd.gc.ca
    Natural Resources Canada - Ottawa
    Kathleen Olson
    Director of Communications, Office of the Minister
    (613) 996-2007