Contact Us

Contact Us

Contact information for members of the Canadian Heritage Rivers Board and for Parks Canada’s Canadian Heritage Rivers Team is provided below.

Canadian Heritage Rivers Team

Parks Canada provides support to the CHRS program. For general information on the program, please contact: ac.cg.cp@sreviregatireh

Bernadette Horne 
ac.cg.cp@enroH.ettedanreB

A/Program Advisor
Heritage Designations and Programs Branch
Indigenous Affairs and Cultural Heritage Directorate
Parks Canada Agency
635 8th Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta T2P 3M3
Tel. : (403) 473-4767

 

 

 

Canadian Heritage Rivers Board and Technical Planning Committee

For information on specific Canadian Heritage Rivers or inquiries regarding new nominations and designations, please address the appropriate federal, provincial or territorial Board member. (No Quebec contact is provided because Quebec does not participate in the CHRS program, as it has its own system of Aquatic Reserves).

 

Newfoundland and Labrador

Rick Carey  
ac.ln.vog@yeracR

Director, Land Management Division
Department of Environment and Conservation
P.O. Box 2006
Fortis Building 
Corner Brook, NL   A2H 6J8
Tel.: (709) 637-2081

Jeri Graham 
ac.ln.vog@maharGireJ

Manager, Natural Area Program
Department of Fisheries and Land Resources
P.O. Box 2006
Fortis Building 
Corner Brook, NL   A2H 6J8
Tel.: (709) 637-4066

 

Prince Edward Island

Shane Arbing 
ac.ep.vog@gnibradS

Manager, Provincial Parks
Economic Development and Tourism 
Shaw Building
95-105 Rochford Street
Charlottetown, PE  C1A 7NB
Tel.: (902) 368-4404

Vacant

 

Nova Scotia

Peter Labor  
ac.aitocsavon@robaL.reteP

Director, Protected Areas and Ecosystems
Nova Scotia Environment
1903 Barrington Street
Halifax, NS  B3J 2P8
Tel.: (902) 449-6086 

Sally Steele
ac.aitocsavon@eleetS.yllaS

Protected Areas Coordinator
Department of Natural Resources
312 Green Street
Lunenburg, NS B0J 2C0
Tel.: (902) 521-5652

 

New Brunswick

Ken Kinney  
ac.bng@yenniK.neK

Manager, Planning Section, Crown Lands Branch
Department of Natural Resources
Hugh John Flemming Forestry Centre
P. O. Box 6000
Fredericton, NB  E3B 5H1
Tel.: (506) 444-3281

Kevin Barry
ac.bng@yrraB.niveK

Land Planner, Planning Section, Crown Lands Branch
P. O. Box 6000
Fredericton, NB  E3B 5H1
Tel.: (506) 444-2733

 

Ontario

Bruce Bateman  
ac.oiratno@nametaB.ecurB

Managing Director of Ontario Parks 
Ministry of Natural Resources
PO Box 7000, 300 Water Street
Peterborough, ON  K9J 8M5
Tel.: (705) 755-1702 

Joslyn Spurgeon
ac.oiratno@noegrupS.nylsoJ

Park Planner, Ministry of Natural Resources
6th floor S, 300 Water Street
Peterborough, ON K9J 8M3
Tel.: (705) 755-7503

 

Manitoba

Rob Nedotiafko 
ac.bm.vog@okfaitodeN.boR

Director of Parks and Natural Areas
Manitoba Conservation
PO Box 50, 200 Saulteaux Crescent
Winnipeg, MB  R3J 3W3
Tel.: (204) 792-2926

Angela Howells
ac.bm.vog@sllewoH.alegnA

Park Planner, Manitoba Sustainable Development
Box 53, 200 Saulteaux Crescent
Winnipeg, MB R3J 3W3
Tel.: (204) 945-0582

 

Saskatchewan

Robin Campese  
ac.ks.vog@esepmaC.niboR

Executive Director, Visitor Experiences
Ministry of Parks, Culture and Sport
1st Floor, 3211 Albert Street
Regina, SK  S4S 5W6
Tel.: (306) 787-4931

Dorothy Looyestein
ac.ks.vog@nietseyooL.yhtoroD

Senior Consultation Advisor
Parks, Culture and Sport 
P.O. Box 5000 
La Ronge, SK  S0J 1L0
Tel: (306) 425-4217

 

Alberta

Tracy Draper  
ac.ba.vog@reparD.ycarT

Director, Land Management
Alberta Environment and Parks
3rd Floor Oxbridge Place, 9820–106 Street,
Edmonton, AB  T5K 2J6
Tel.: (780) 427-2757

Brian Joubert
ac.ba.vog@trebuoJ.nairB

Senior Parks Planner
Alberta Environment and Parks
2nd Floor, 9820 106 St.
Edmonton, AB T5K 2J6
Tel.: (780) 641-9325

 

British Columbia

Bob Austad  
ac.cb.vog@datsuA.boB

Director, Regional Operations
Mnistry of Environment, BC Parks
4th Floor, 2975 Jutland Road
Victoria, BC    V8T 5J9
Tel.: (778) 698-4281

 Volker Michelfelder
ac.cb.vog@redleflehciM.rekloV

Planning Section Head, 
Ministry of Environment, BC Parks
Thompson Cariboo Region
Hagensborg, BC    V0T 0H0
Tel.: (250) 982-2701 x. 2224

Yukon

Krysti Horton  
ac.ky.vog@notroH.itsyrK

A/Manager, Parks Planning
Department of Environment
PO Box 2703, V-4
Whitehorse, YT  Y1A 2C6
Tel.: (867) 667-3048

Brian Johnston
ac.ky.vog@notsnhoJ.nairB

Park Planner 
Department of Environment
Box 2703 V-4
Whitehorse, Yukon  Y1A 2C6
Tel.: (867) 393-7595

 

Northwest Territories

Julian Kanigan  
ac.tn.vog@naginaK_nailuJ

A/Director, Conservation, Assessment and Monitoring
Environment and Natural Resources
Government of Northwest Territories
500, 5102-50th Avenue
Yellowknife, NT  X1A 2L9
Tel.: (867) 767-9233 ext. 53080

Kelly Stein
ac.tn.vog@nietS_ylleK

Environment and Natural Resources
Government of Northwest Territories
Box 1320, 500, 5102-50th Avenue 
Yellowknife, NT  X1A 2L9
Tel.: (867) 767-9233 ext. 53073

 

Nunavut

Linda Vaillancourt  
ac.un.vog@truocnalliavl

A/Director, Parks and Special Places
Department of Environment
Government of Nunavut
P.O. Box 1000, Station 1340
Iqaluit, NU  X0A 0H0
Tel.: (867) 975-7723 Fax: (867) 975-5980

Amy Brown
ac.un.vog@nworBA

Canadian Heritage Rivers Coordinator
Government of Nunavut
P.O. Box 83
Rankin Inlet, NU  X0C OG0
Tel.: (867)645-8049

 

Indigenous and Northern Affairs 

Spencer Dewar  
ac.cg.cdnaa@raweD.recnepS

Director, Resource Management
Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada
969 Qimugjuk Building, 2nd floor
Iqaluit, NU    X0A 0H0
Tel.: (867) 975-4625

Vacant

 

Parks Canada

Mandy McCarthy  
ac.cg.cp@yhtraCcM.adnamA

Director, Heritage Designations and Programs Branch
Heritage Conservation and Commemoration Directorate
Parks Canada Agency
3rd Floor, 30 Victoria Street
Gatineau, QC  J8X 0B3
Tel.: (819) 420-9253  

Amber Stewart
ac.cg.cp@trawetS.rebmA

Integrated Land Use Planner
Jasper National Park
P.O. Box 10
Jasper, AB   T0E 1E0
Tel.: (780) 852-6147