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July 30, 2020

Ocean Wise recognizes BC Ferries and the BC Coast Pilots as top whale reporters

A Green Marine supporter, Ocean Wise has recognized two other Green Marine members as “top reporters” of 2019. British Columbia Ferry Services, a Green Marine participant, and British Columbia Coast Pilots Ltd., a Green Marine partner, are each cited among the small number of organizations for their leading efforts in reporting whale and other marine […]

Ocean Wise recognizes BC Ferries and the BC Coast Pilots as top whale reporters
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July 21, 2017

Ocean Exchange welcomes applications for innovation awards

A Call for Solutions from Ocean Exchange is now open for entries to compete for two $100,000 USD monetary awards and the Inspiring Action Solutions (non-monetary) recognition. Ocean Exchange welcomes registration from innovators with working prototypes in materials, devices, processes or systems that have the ability to: Have Impact Though Sustainability, i.e. innovations that increase […]

New WWF-Canada guide helps ships to avoid vulnerable Arctic species
June 19, 2017

New WWF-Canada guide helps ships to avoid vulnerable Arctic species

A new WWF-Canada guide designed to help mariners in the Hudson Strait identify and avoid marine mammals was released at the end of May. The Hudson Strait Mariner’s Guide is made up of two large posters designed to be displayed within a ship’s bridge: the first is a chart that will help mariners to identify […]

Clear Seas launches a new website on oil tankers
June 6, 2017

Clear Seas launches a new website on oil tankers

In accordance with its mandate to provide impartial and fact-based information on marine shipping in Canada, Clear Seas has created a website that highlights: How to distinguish tankers from other types of cargo ships Where tankers operate and how much oil they transport through Canadian waters A history of notable oil spills in Canadian waters […]

New protected natural environments on the Saint Lawrence River’s islands and shores
February 10, 2017

New protected natural environments on the Saint Lawrence River’s islands and shores

The Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC) announced February 16, 2017, its acquisition and protection of three additional natural sites on the shores and islands of the Saint Lawrence River, totaling 20.6 hectares (51 acres). The properties are unique ecosystems that join other environments already conserved by NCC. Located in the Lac-Saint-Pierre archipelago, the western point […]

June 10, 2016

New US West Coast supporter

The Washington Department of Ecology is Green Marine’s latest supporter. The Washington Department of Ecology has the mission is to protect Washington State’s environment, public health and safety through a comprehensive Spill Prevention, Preparedness and Response Program. The program works with communities, industry, state and federal agencies, tribes and other partners to prevent and prepare […]

February 19, 2016

A new supporter paving the way to interamerican collaboration

The Inter-American Committee on Ports (CIP) of the Organization of American States (OAS) brings together the National Port Authorities of all 35 sovereign nations of the Americas. It promotes the development of competitive, sustainable and secure ports in the Western Hemisphere by actively facilitating cooperation between the highest governmental levels and the private sector. To […]

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June 2020
  • Montreal Port Authority’s Sylvie Vachon redefines environmental leadership
  • Green Marine Europe is launched!
  • Cleaner fuel considerations
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