Oceans collaboration and responsibilities

National and international collaboration on ocean conservation, and responsibilities of governments and industry.

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Oceans Collaboration

Canada collaborates nationally and internationally to protect the world’s oceans.

Roles and Responsibilities

How the Government of Canada, provincial and territorial governments, Indigenous Peoples, and the fishing industry support oceans’ conservation.

What we are doing


Oceans Protection Plan

Oceans Protection Plan

Canada has the world's longest coastline, and our water is one of our most important resource.

Conservation measures

Conservation measures

Marine protected areas and areas of interest for ocean protection.

State of the Arctic Ocean

State of the Arctic Ocean

Canada’s Oceans Now: Arctic Ecosystems provides new knowledge and known trends for marine areas of the Canadian Arctic.

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