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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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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 […]

A new supporter in the Prince Rupert region!
July 31, 2017

A new supporter in the Prince Rupert region!

Incorporated in February 1996 as a not-for-profit, the Port Edward Harbour Authority (PEHA) is the second largest harbour authority in Canada. PEHA leases facilities from Small Craft Harbours, a branch of Fisheries and Oceans Canada, with the mandate to operate and maintain the facilities and a commercial fishing harbour. PEHA has four separate core fishing […]

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Green Marine’s newsletter is released every two months and presents all relevant information regarding the environmental program. It also showcases best practices and green initiatives.

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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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