OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 7, 2016) - The Honourable Dominic LeBlanc, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Catherine McKenna, Minister of Environment and Climate Change and the Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs will deliver remarks and make an announcement at the Ocean Summit 2016 on World Oceans Day.

A brief session for media will be held outside the Confederation room.

Date: June 8, 2016
Time: 9:00 a.m. (EDT)
Location: The Westin Ottawa Hotel
Confederation room, 4th floor
11 Colonel By Drive
Ottawa, Ontario

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Contact Information:

Media Relations
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
613-990-7537
Media.xncr@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Patricia Bell
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister
Fisheries and Oceans Canada
613-992-3474

Caitlin Workman
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister
Environment and Climate Change Canada
819-938-9436