Media Advisories

A complete listing of the department's Media Advisories issued in the last year. Archives are also accessible from this page.

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2014

March

  • Launch of the “Lake Winnipeg Shared Solutions” Exhibit

    WINNIPEG, Man. – March 20, 2014 – Media representatives are advised that Joyce Bateman, Member of Parliament for Winnipeg South Centre, on behalf of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Canada’s Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council, will participate in the launch of the Manitoba Museum’s “Lake Winnipeg – Shared Solutions” exhibit.

February

  • Government of Canada to Celebrate Stewardship Action for Lake Winnipeg

    WINNIPEG, Man. – February 18, 2014 – Media representatives are advised that Members of Parliament James Bezan (Selkirk—Interlake), Joyce Bateman (Winnipeg-South-Centre), Joy Smith (Kildonan—St. Paul) and Senator Janis Johnson, on behalf of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Canada’s Environment Minister, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council, will host a news conference and stakeholder event to celebrate recent achievements of the Government of Canada’s Lake Winnipeg Basin Stewardship Fund.

January

  • Minister Aglukkaq will make an announcement at the Calgary Zoo

    CALGARY, Alta. – January 22, 2014 – The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and the Arctic Council, and the Honourable Robin Campbell, Minister of Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development, will make an announcement at the Calgary Zoo.

  • Public Safety Notice Concerning Oiled Birds in Newfoundland and Labrador

    ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – January 20, 2014 – Media representatives are advised that Environment Canada is monitoring the occurrence of oiled birds off the coast of Fogo Island, Newfoundland and Labrador. Residents are asked to report oiled birds through the Environmental Emergency line at 1-800-563-9089. The public is advised not to approach or handle the birds as it may cause further harm to the birds.