Media Advisory - Government of Canada to celebrate stewardship action for Lake Winnipeg

WINNIPEG, May 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Media representatives are advised that the Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, 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 host a news conference and stakeholder event to celebrate new funding under the Government of Canada's Lake Winnipeg Basin Stewardship Fund.

Event: News Conference & Stakeholder Event
Date: Friday, May 23, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m. (CDT)
Location:
FortWhyte Alive
1961 McCreary Road
Winnipeg, Manitoba

SOURCE Environment Canada

For further information:

Ted Laking
Director of Communications
Office of the Minister of the Environment
819-997-1441

Media Relations
Environment Canada
819-934-8008