Pamela Zevit
technical briefing-risk to Fraser River sockeye due to PRV
Wed Feb 6, 2019 3:57pm

DFO news release posted today!

Co-chairs of peer review committee to give technical briefing
From: Fisheries and Oceans Canada

Media advisory
Vancouver, British Columbia 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 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.


Jocelyn Lubczuk
Press Secretary
Office of the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans
and the Canadian Coast Guard

Media Relations
Fisheries and Oceans Canada

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