The Canadian Wildlife Federation is proud to announce the creation of a $1-Million Endangered Species Program to benefit Canadian species
OTTAWA, March 23 /CNW Telbec/ - Media are invited to attend the announcement of a newly created endangered species research funding program.
When: Thursday, March 25, 2010 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Where: Museum of Nature, 3rd Floor
240 McLeod St. (at Metcalfe)
Speakers: Jody Gienow, Host of the Hinterland Who's Who with live
animals, a peregrine falcon, fox snake and wood turtle, to talk
about the importance of endangered species research and
Professor Steven Cooke, Carleton University, to briefly discuss
his current endangered species research
Mary Taylor, Director of Environment Canada's Canadian Wildlife
Rick Bates, Executive Director of the Canadian Wildlife
Federation to give details of the $1-million program and
current research being funded.
Refreshments will be served
Free parking provided
About the Canadian Wildlife Federation:
The Canadian Wildlife Federation is dedicated to fostering awareness and appreciation of our natural world. By spreading knowledge of human impacts on the environment, sponsoring research, promoting the sustainable use of natural resources, recommending legislative changes and co-operating with like-minded partners, CWF encourages a future in which Canadians can live in harmony with nature.
Visit http://www.CanadianWildlifeFederation.ca/ for more information.
SOURCE Canadian Wildlife Federation
For further information: For further information: Louise Hanlon, Communications Manager, Canadian Wildlife Federation, (613) 599-9594, c) (613) 859-7438, email@example.com OR April Overall, CWF Communications, (613) 599-9594 ext. 227, firstname.lastname@example.org