Parks Canada

Parks Canada

November 14, 2006 11:00 ET

Public Consultation on the Forillon National Park of Canada Management Plan

GASPE, QUEBEC--(CCNMatthews - Nov. 14, 2006) - Parks Canada invites the general public to a consultation concerning the revision of the management plan for the Forillon National Park of Canada. This consultation aims to inform the public about the challenges facing the park, to encourage the exchange of ideas and options, and to hear the public's comments.

The preliminary management plan submitted for the public consultation presents the achievements of the past few years and highlights the major issues and challenges facing the park. It outlines the park's objectives and proposed actions to meet these challenges in the years ahead.

Two information sessions will be held in Gaspe, in the amphitheatre of the Pavillon Cantin, located at 205 York Boulevard West:

Wednesday, November 29, 2006 at 2:00 p.m.

Thursday, November 30, 2006 at 7:00 p.m.

Interested individuals or groups can obtain the consultation document by sending an email to or calling 418-368-5505.

Comments can also be sent to or to the following address for January 12, 2007:

Parks Canada Public Consultation
Forillon National Park of Canada
122 Gaspe Boulevard
Gaspe, Quebec
G4X 1A9

This information is also available at the Parks Canada website at .

Contact Information

  • Parks Canada
    Gaspe Field Unit
    Stephane Marchand
    Parks Canada
    Quebec Services Centre
    Jacques Major
    Communication Advisor