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May 14, 2020

International Secretariat for Water launches a call for youth projects

The Green Marine supporter International Secretariat for Water has launched a call for projects that aim to interest and engage youth in water management in the context of the global pandemic. As the world faces a global health emergency, 2.2 billion people – one in three individuals – do not have access to safely managed […]

International Secretariat for Water launches a call for youth projects
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New website details oil spill responsibilities within Canadian waters
January 23, 2018

New website details oil spill responsibilities within Canadian waters

Clear Seas has posted a new website that answers questions about who pays for the costs associated with an oil spill within Canadian waters and the amount of money available to respond to a spill. In accordance with its mandate to provide impartial, fact-based information on marine shipping in Canada, Clear Seas has created a […]

Maritime Information Bureau updates its information
January 19, 2018

Maritime Information Bureau updates its information

As part of Phase 2 of its campaign to promote the maritime industry, the St. Lawrence Economic Development Council has updated its unique one-stop Maritime Information Bureau (MIB). The MIB website has also been enhanced. The Environment section now includes international and national environmental regulations with hyperlinks to the official texts regarding the subsections relevant […]

New leadership at WWF
January 10, 2018

New leadership at WWF

Megan Leslie is the new president and CEO of World Wildlife Fund Canada. She takes over from David Miller, who announced his departure for a different environmental advocacy role. Prior to joining WWF, she was the federal Member of Parliament for the electoral district of Halifax from 2008 to 2015. She also served as the New […]

A new member joins the MeRLIN network!
December 19, 2017

A new member joins the MeRLIN network!

Following the first year of development of the MeRLIN network, the Technopole maritime du Québec is proud to announce the arrival of a new member to its network. The Trois-Rivières Port Authority has now joined the ranks of MeRLIN members, which includes the Montréal Port Authority, Québec City Port Authority, Canada Steamship Lines, St. Lawrence […]

WCMRC expands its response bases
November 19, 2017

WCMRC expands its response bases

21Western Canada Marine Response Corporation (WCMRC) is planning to construct a new on-water spill response base in Nanaimo, British Columbia. The base is part of a larger expansion plan to meet enhanced response requirements associated with the Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project. This larger expansion will double WCMRC’s capacity to respond to spills and cut […]

Ocean Networks Canada received $7.2 million in new government funds
October 19, 2017

Ocean Networks Canada received $7.2 million in new government funds

Fisheries and Oceans Canada and the Canadian Coast Guard announced $7.2 million in new funding for Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) at the University of Victoria in British Columbia. The money will be used to increase the use of digital hydrophone and oceanographic technologies to improve the existing network of underwater listening stations along the Pacific […]

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November 2019
  • Green Marine factors into new Great Lakes’ blue economy
  • New ship recycling indicator on the program’s horizon
  • Integrating data technology to enhance social licence
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