AMERICA’S GREAT OUTDOORS:  Secretary Salazar to Make Major Conservation Announcement for Colorado



06/13/2012


Contact: Kate Kelly (DOI) 202-208-6416


FORT GARLAND, CO – On Friday, June 15, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will make a major conservation announcement for Colorado and the nation. Following the event at the Fort Garland Museum, Secretary Salazar will lead a press conference call to discuss the announcement.

CONSERVATION ANNOUNCEMENT

WHO: Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior
Louis Bacon, Noted Conservationist
David J. Hayes, Deputy Secretary of the Interior
Dan Ashe, Director, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
Crestina Martinez, Commissioner, Costilla County
WHAT: Conservation Announcement for Colorado
WHEN: Friday, June 15, 2012 @ 11 AM MDT
WHERE: Fort Garland Museum
29477 Highway 159
Fort Garland, CO 81133
Note: ¼ mile south from the intersection of Highway 160 and Highway 159
MEDIA: Media is encouraged to RSVP to Kate Kelly at kate_kelly@ios.doi.gov

PRESS CONFERENCE CALL
WHO:
Ken Salazar, Secretary of the Interior
John Hickenlooper, Colorado Governor
Louis Bacon, Noted Conservationist
Dan Ashe, Director, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
WHAT: Press call to conservation announcement for Colorado
WHEN:
Friday, June 15, 2012 @ 11:45 AM MDT
DIAL-IN: 
Phone #:  888-810-3953
Passcode:  INTERIOR (given verbally)

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