Environmental science

Scientific research on biodiversity, freshwater, oceans, fish habitats, invasive species and genomics.

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Right whale deaths in Gulf of St. Lawrence

Latest updates, surveys, patrols and the status of north Atlantic right whales in Canada.

Fish mortality in Southwest Nova Scotia

Scientific test results, surveys and patrols related to the status of herring in the Bay of Fundy.

Aquatic invasive species

Regulations, research and action plans for reducing the spread of aquatic invasive species.

National Contaminants Advisory Group

Program information, research projects, call for proposals and contact details.

Genomics Research and Development Initiative

Genomics research of federal departments and agencies, list of funded projects and studies.

Biodiversity science

Initiatives related to the assessment and conservation of aquatic biological diversity.

Freshwater science

Scientific support for policies and regulations that protect Canada's freshwater resources.

Habitat science

Research on industrial activities that affect fish habitats.

Oceans integrated management

Goals of the Oceans Action Plan and its approach to managing oceans.

Research centres by region

Institutes, labs and experimental centres operated by Fisheries and Oceans Canada.

Coastal Environmental Baseline Program

Community-based research program in Canada’s ports.

Program information

Scientific support for government decisions on fish, fish habitat and aquatic ecosystems.

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