Minister LeBlanc and Minister Doucet, Canadian Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers’ meeting co-chairs, to hold a press conference


June 21, 2016


ST. ANDREWS, New Brunswick The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, will co-chair the Canadian Council of Fisheries and Aquaculture Ministers’ meeting with the Honourable Rick Doucet, New Brunswick Minister of Agriculture, Aquaculture and Fisheries.

The meeting will take place June 21–22 in St. Andrews, New Brunswick. The co-chairs will hold a joint press conference following the meeting.

Date:              Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Time:              12:15 p.m. (ADT)

Location:        Algonquin Hotel

                   (Carleton Rotunda – main floor)

                    184 Adolphus Street

                    St. Andrews, New Brunswick

Note:   All media planning to participate in the teleconference are required to register by calling 613-990-7537 or emailing [email protected] before 9:30 a.m. (EDT) on Wednesday June 22. Pre-registered media are requested to call-in 15 minutes prior to the start of the teleconference.

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Media RelationsFisheries and Oceans [email protected]

Patricia BellPress SecretaryOffice of the MinisterFisheries and Oceans Canada613-992-3474Cell: 613-355-0107[email protected]

Tanya GreerCommunicationsOffice of the Minister of Agriculture,Aquaculture and Fisheries506-444-2915[email protected]


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