VANCOUVER, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Co-chairs of a peer-review meeting on the risk to Fraser River sockeye salmon due to possible Piscine Orthoreovirus (PRV) transfer from Atlantic salmon farms, will give a media technical briefing to discuss the peer-review results.
Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019
Time: 11:00 a.m. PST
Phone-in details: Media planning to participate are required to register by calling (613) 990-7537 or emailing [email protected] by 10:30 a.m. PST on Thursday February 7, 2019.
Registered media are requested to call in 15 minutes prior to the start of the teleconference.
Note: The media availability is for accredited media only.
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For further information: Jocelyn Lubczuk, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, 343-548-7863, [email protected]; Media Relations, Fisheries and Oceans Canada, 613-990-7537, [email protected]