Media Advisory: Northern Gateway

OTTAWA – (June 17, 2014) Nature Canada experts will be available to comment on the Northern Gateway pipeline and tanker decision expected today after markets close.

Nature Canada—along with our affiliate provincial partner BC Nature—were one of only two environmental coalitions that participated throughout the Northern Gateway hearings. Nature Canada and BC Nature were represented by the legal team headed by Chris Tollefson at the University of Victoria Environmental Law Centre.

Media Contacts:

Paul Jorgenson, Senior Communications Manager, Nature Canada 613-562-3447 ext. 248, 819-208-8230, pjorgenson@naturecanada.ca

Monica Tanaka, Communications Coordinator, Nature Canada, 613-562-3447 ext 241, mtanaka@naturecanada.ca

About Nature Canada

Nature Canada is the oldest national nature conservation charity in Canada. Over the past 75 years, we’ve helped protect over 63 million acres of parks and wildlife areas in Canada and the countless species that depend on this habitat. Today, we represent a network of over 45,000 members & supporters and more than 350 nature organizations in every province across Canada.