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On November 22, 2016, Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) was notified of dead herring located on the shores of Gilbert Cove, St. Mary’s Bay, Nova Scotia.
Regulations, research and action plans for reducing the spread of aquatic invasive species.
Program information, research projects, call for proposals and contact details.
The Genomics R&D Initiative (GRDI) is a federal program that coordinates science departments and agencies in the field of genomics research to contribute solutions to issues that are important to Canadians.
Environmental Science at DFO is responsible for coordinating and leading a range of initiatives related to the assessment and conservation of aquatic biological diversity.
Environmental Science at DFO provides the crucial scientific basis for the development of policy and regulations that help to protect Canada's vast freshwater resources.
Environmental Science at DFO is issue driven; focusing our scientific expertise on the environmental effects that must be factored in to all decision-making.
Environmental Science at DFO helps to achieve the goals of the Oceans Action Plan and its integrated oceans management approach.
DFO Science operates institutes, laboratories and experimental centres in six operational regions.
We provide scientific support required for decision-making in DFO and the federal government.
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