Public presentation and Q&A – 2010 Fall Report by the Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development

7:00 pm, Junior Common Room, Gushue Hall, Memorial University, St. John’s
The federal Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development, Scott Vaughan, will be presenting findings from his December 2010 report to Parliament, followed by a question and answer session. The Commissioner’s report covers three important topics: oil spills from ships; federal monitoring of freshwater resources; and, climate change impacts and adaptation. The session will provide a unique opportunity to hear from the Commissioner personally about the work of his office and recent findings. Copies of the Commissioner’s reports will be available as of December 7 at This event is organised by the Newfoundland and Labrador Environment Network in partnership with the Environmental Policy Unit (Grenfell College). For further information contact the NLEN at 709-753-7898 or Gushue Hall is located in the Paton College complex (Main Dining Hall), Memorial Campus, St. John’s. Free parking is available directly in front of Gushue Hall on the Parkway side.