March 05, 2008 16:14 ET

WWF-Canada Available to Comment on Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development's Status Report on Thursday March 6th

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 5, 2008) - The federal Office of the Auditor General, through its Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development, will table a Status Report this Thursday March 6th in the House of Commons. This document will report on progress by federal departments in responding to past recommendations made by the Commissioner.

Experts from WWF-Canada will be available for comment on:

- Climate Change

- Federal Protected Areas for Wildlife

- Listing and Protection of Species at Risk

- Issues related to Water (Invasive Species, Great Lakes)

- International Agreements related to Ocean Pollution & Fishery Conservation

- Strategic Environmental Assessments

This news release and associated material can be found on wwf.ca.

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