On May 31, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced the appointment of the Honourable Dominic LeBlanc as Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard. He takes over from Hunter Tootoo, who had been in the position since November 4, 2015, following his resignation.
The Canadian Coast Guard, Central and Arctic Region, is pleased to announce the appointment of Sylvain Vézina as Regional Director, Programs. He is taking over from Sylvie Pelletier, who has held the position for the last four years.
Over 60 tour guides in the City of Quebec are now better equipped to give tourists an introduction to the Canadian Coast Guard and answer their questions. This is a great opportunity to improve their visits with this unmissable part of the city's maritime landscape.
The Recreational Fisheries Conservation Partnerships Program provides financial support to habitat restoration projects for fish affected by recreational fisheries.
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