On Saturday and Sunday, May 24-25, 2014, the Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) will participate in search and rescue exercises together with the Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary (CCGA), the Ontario Civil Air Search and Rescue Association (CASARA), and the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) 424 Transport and Rescue Squadron out of 8 Wing Trenton.
Now that spring is here, the Canadian Coast Guard would like to remind the public that its seasonal search and rescue bases in Quebec City, Tadoussac, Kegaska, Rivière-Renard, Havre-Saint-Pierre and Cap-Meules are open.
Stanley Bridge, Prince Edward Island - The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, today announced that the Government of Canada is investing in a major repair project at Stanley Bridge Harbour. This investment is part of the regular program funding for small craft harbours in 2014-2015.
QUEBEC CITY- Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec, wants to inform the Magdalen Islands population that the harvesting of shellfish is now forbidden due to toxicity, in accordance with the prohibition order mentioned below, and pursuant to subsection 3(1) of the Management of Contaminated Fisheries Regulations, in the following shellfish area:
The Honorable Peter MacKay, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada and Regional Minister for Nova Scotia, on behalf of the Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, was honoured to attend the launch of a new mid-shore patrol vessel, named in memory of Captain Nichola Goddard, a valiant soldier who made the ultimate sacrifice in the service of her country.
The Honourable Gail Shea, Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, today announced that the Government of Canada is investing in a major harbour project at Tignish Harbour. This project is supported by funding from Economic Action Plan 2014.