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Coast Guard promises a national environmental response strategy in place by spring 2011

Canadian Coast Guard will establish a periodic review process to ensure that its national and regional emergency management plans remain accurate and relevant. This review will be in place by spring of 2012.

Jody Thomas is deputy commissioner, Operations, Canadian Coast Guard, Department of Fisheries and Oceans. The following is the testimony Jody Thomas delivered before the House Environment Committee in December in response to Environment Commissioner Scott Vaughan's fall 2010 report.

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Coast Guard promises a national environmental response strategy in place by spring 2011

Canadian Coast Guard will establish a periodic review process to ensure that its national and regional emergency management plans remain accurate and relevant. This review will be in place by spring of 2012.

Jody Thomas is deputy commissioner, Operations, Canadian Coast Guard, Department of Fisheries and Oceans. The following is the testimony Jody Thomas delivered before the House Environment Committee in December in response to Environment Commissioner Scott Vaughan's fall 2010 report.

  

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