Ottawa announces new Arctic regions for DFO, Coast Guard

The federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans, along with the Canadian Coast Guard, will soon form their own Arctic administrative regions. Fisheries and Oceans Minister Jonathan Wilkinson announced the new administrative regions at a news conference at Nunavut’s legislative building in Iqaluit on Wednesday, Oct. 24. Wilkinson said the new standalone Arctic regions would translate … Continue reading Ottawa announces new Arctic regions for DFO, Coast Guard