August 21, 2008

Media Advisory: Canada’s Environment Minister and Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated Take Action to Protect Canada’s North

Canada's Environment Minister John Baird and Paul Kaludjak, President of Nunavut Tunngavik Incorporated will make an important announcement concerning conservation and economic initiatives in Canada's North.

 Event:     News Conference followed by media availability Date:      Friday, August 22, 2008 Time:      2 :00 pm (EST) Location:  Fairmont Chateau Laurier, Renaissance Room            1 Rideau Street, Ottawa, ON 

Media unable to attend in person are invited to participate via teleconference. Please contact Environment Canada Media Relations for registration and teleconference information.

 Contacts: Office of the Minister of the Environment Chris Day Press Secretary 819-997-1441  Environment Canada Media Relations 819-934-8008 or 1-888-908-8008  
SOURCE: Environment Canada