OTTAWA, Feb. 12 /CNW Telbec/ - Jennifer Lash, Executive Director and
Founder of Living Oceans Society, and Bill Wareham, David Suzuki Foundation's
Senior Conservation Specialist, will hold a press conference to launch
COUNTDOWN TO OCEANS DAY 2008.
Mr. Wareham and Ms. Lash have been briefing Ministers, their
representatives and opposition critics on their major initiative designed to
raise public awareness of the need for the federal government to meet
commitments outlined in the federal ocean strategy.
Ms. Lash and Mr. Wareham will provide media representatives in attendance
with a briefing note and 'COUNTDOWN TO OCEANS DAY 2008' clocks.
Where: Charles Lynch Room
130S Centre Block, Parliament Hill
When: 10:30 am, Wednesday February 13, 2008
Speakers: Jennifer Lash, Executive Director and Founder, Living Oceans
Bill Wareham, Senior Conservation Specialist, Marine and
Freshwater Conservation Program, David Suzuki Foundation
For further information:
For further information: Ottawa: Anthony Salloum, Program Director,
Rideau Institute, (613) 565-9449, (613) 724-1070 (cell); Vancouver: Ian
Harrington, Communications Coordinator, David Suzuki Foundation, (604)