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October 11, 2019

Green Marine prepares to dock in Montreal for GreenTech 2020

Green Marine prepares to dock in Montreal for GreenTech 2020Green Marine is setting sail for the St. Lawrence region for its 13th annual conference, which will be held at the Omni Mont-Royal Hotel in Montreal, Quebec, from June 2nd to 4th, 2020. All the details regarding the call for speakers, the exhibition, registration and accommodations […]

Green Marine prepares to dock in Montreal for GreenTech 2020
Underwater noise is made a top priority by State of Washington participants
October 4, 2019

Underwater noise is made a top priority by State of Washington participants

Three Green Marine participants are combining efforts to find ways to reduce underwater noise in the Pacific Northwest region. The Northwest Seaport Alliance, the Ports of Seattle and Tacoma, and Washington State Ferries are working together with NOAA and the Puget Sound Partnership to lessen and mitigate noise impacts on the Southern resident killer whales […]

October 3, 2019

Washington State Ferries implements Whale Report Alert System

A web-based whale alert app has been put into use by Washington State Ferries (WSF) to provide ferry captains with more accurate information about the location of Southern resident killer whales (orcas) and other whales throughout Puget Sound. The Whale Report Alert System (WRAS) was developed by Ocean Wise, a Green Marine supporter. It relies on real-time sightings…

Annual impact report released by Point Blue
October 2, 2019

Annual impact report released by Point Blue

The Point Blue Conservation Science organization’s annual impact report shows how targeted conservation efforts have proven successful. The organization has more than 160 scientists as members, as well as expanding habitat restoration and education teams. It relies on data to benchmark and measure the impacts of climate change and…

Salmon-Safe recognizes the Port of Seattle’s work to improve Puget Sound’s water quality
September 27, 2019

Salmon-Safe recognizes the Port of Seattle’s work to improve Puget Sound’s water quality

The Port of Seattle’s maritime parks and public access areas have been awarded recertification by the Portland-based environmental certification nonprofit Salmon-Safe. Since 2008, the port has maintained this certification by demonstrating its commitment to protecting Puget Sound’s water quality by enhancing the ecological environment and restoring salmon habitat. The Salmon-Safe certification is a comprehensive third-party […]

Coastal Shipping Limited joins Green Marine certification program
September 27, 2019

Coastal Shipping Limited joins Green Marine certification program

Lewisporte, NL, September 27, 2019 – Coastal Shipping Limited, a fleet of oil tankers primarily dedicated to providing fuel supply service to the Canadian Arctic and Labrador coastal ports, is the newest ship owner to join the leading voluntary environmental program for North America’s maritime industry. Based in Lewisporte, Newfoundland, Coastal Shipping has several years […]

Ocean Networks Canada involved in rock-solid climate solutions: Negative emissions technology
September 26, 2019

Ocean Networks Canada involved in rock-solid climate solutions: Negative emissions technology

A team of international researchers plan to turn greenhouse gas carbon dioxide into rock by permanently injecting it beneath the Earth’s ocean floor. An ambitious, new research partnership announced on September 26 by the Pacific Institute for Climate Solutions (PICS) at the University of Victoria is pursuing the project. The $1.5 million, four-year PICS Theme […]

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