News Releases 2021

Media Advisory for C-NLOPB Spill Forum

For Immediate Release
January 12, 2021

The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB), along with the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) and One Ocean, will be hosting the 2021 C-NLOPB Virtual Spill Prevention and Response Forum on January 13-14, 2021.

Media are invited to observe the following sessions:

Additional Information on the C-NLOPB Virtual Spill Prevention and Response Forum
This two-day workshop will explore a variety of topics related to spill prevention and response and will include overviews of the latest technologies, research & development and outline recent changes in the regulatory environment. The Forum will provide participants the opportunity to share lessons learned and review actions taken by industry over the last 12 months to enhance safety and environmental performance.

Participants will include representatives from oil and gas and fishing industries, governments, regulators, Indigenous groups and others.

Registration Process for Media
Please email Lesley Rideout at to register for the C-NLOPB Forum sessions referenced above. Registrants will receive log in information for the confirmed sessions and a final agenda.

All presentations will be made available on the C-NLOPB website following the Forum. Interview requests related to the presentations open to media can be made by emailing

Media Contact:
Lesley Rideout
Communications Lead
(709) 778-4224
(709) 725-2900 (cell)


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