National Bank and Nature Conservancy Canada Host an Enriching Experience at the Green-Mountains Nature Reserve in the Eastern

National Bank and Nature Conservancy Canada Host an Enriching Experience at 
the Green-Mountains Nature Reserve in the Eastern Townships 
MONTREAL, June 5, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ -In 2011, National Bank became an 
important partner of the Nature Conservancy of Canada by agreeing to donate 
$250,000 towards the protection of natural areas with exceptional ecological 
importance and by participating in the Conservation Volunteers program. 
National Bank and the Nature Conservancy of Canada are underscoring their 
partnership by inviting you on Saturday, June 15, from 10a.m. to 4 p.m., to 
be a part of an amazing conservation experience by helping catalogue stream 
salamanders in the Green-Mountains Nature Reserve. A biologist will be the 
guide for the event to inform volunteers and help them identify and take 
statistics on the salamanders. 
"National Bank stands out for the major partnerships it has developed over the 
years with various organizations and businesses that share its goal of 
contributing to sustainable development in communities. Our partnership with 
the Nature Conservancy of Canada is a clear example of our commitment. The 
event we are inviting you to on June 15 is yet other chance to do something 
positive for the environment," declared Carole Girardin, Regional 
Vice-President, Eastern Townships/Amiante at National Bank. 
"The Nature Conservancy of Canada would like to thank National Bank for its 
generous contribution and its involvement in this activity. The Bank's 
participation will allow the organization to carry out an important part of 
its mission, which is to manage the natural areas it protects and monitor 
endangered species," said Nathalie Zinger, Vice-President of the Nature 
Conservancy of Canada in Quebec. 
Registration is mandatory
Space is limited to participants 13 and older. To sign up and find out more 
about this activity or any other activities in Quebec, go to If you have any questions, please write to or call 1-877-876-5444, ext. 296. 
The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) is the nation's leading not-for-profit, 
private land conservation organization, working to protect our most important 
natural areas and the plants and animals they sustain. Since 1962, NCC and its 
partners have helped to protect more than 2.6 million acres (1 million 
hectares), coast to coast, including almost 65,000 acres (27,000 hectares) in 
Quebec. Through strong partnerships, NCC works to safeguard our natural areas 
so that our children and grandchildren will have the chance to enjoy them. The 
organization works closely with landowners, private and public organizations, 
other conservation groups, local communities and governments. To learn more 
About National Bank of Canada
With $185 billion in assets as at April 30, 2013, National Bank of Canada 
( together with its subsidiaries, forms one of Canada's leading 
integrated financial groups, and has been named among the 20 strongest banks 
in the world by Bloomberg Markets. The Bank has close to 20,000 employees and 
is widely recognized as a top employer. Its securities are listed on the 
Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: NA). Follow the Bank's activities via social 
media and learn more about its extensive community involvement at and 
(The telephone numbers provided below are for the exclusive use of  
journalists and other media representatives.): 
Jean-François Lauzon Advisor - Public Affairs National Bank Tel.: 514-394-6097 
Elizabeth Sbaglia Communications manager Nature Conservancy of Canada - Quebec 
region Tel. : 514 876-1606, ext 240 
SOURCE: National Bank of Canada 
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