15:30 ADT (Tuesday, Oct 13, 2015) - Fisheries and Oceans Canada
Statement by the Canadian Coast Guard - Northern Quebec Fuel Spill
October 13, 2015
The Canadian Coast Guard (CCG) successfully completed the last of its operations in Salluit and the CCGS Terry Fox as well as the M/T Sarah Desgagnés are now leaving. I would like to extend my congratulations and gratitude to partners, stakeholders, and Aboriginal groups for their enormous contribution, support and efforts during the effective management of the fuel spill operation near the community of Salluit, West of Ungava Bay, in Northern Quebec that began on October 7, 2015. This was a great example of an operation conducted professionally and efficiently....