Fisheries and Land Resources
June 18, 2019

Media Advisory: Minister Byrne to Address Maritime Lumber Bureau’s 80th Annual General Meeting

The Honourable Gerry Byrne, Minister of Fisheries and Land Resources, will bring greetings at the official opening of the Maritime Lumber Bureau’s 80th Annual General Meeting in St. John’s tomorrow (Wednesday, June 19) at 1:00 p.m. at the Sheraton Hotel Newfoundland, 115 Cavendish Square.

The Maritime Lumber Bureau, founded in 1938, ensures the integrity and uniformity of lumber grading standards. The bureau’s authority extends through the whole of North America, but exists primarily in the Maritimes and Eastern United States.

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Media contact
Linda Skinner
Fisheries and Land Resources
709-637-2284, 632-8167
lindaskinner@gov.nl.ca 

2019 06 18                              3:50 p.m.