A selection of ocean-related links for southwest New Brunswick and nearby waters, suggested by Support Ocean Science and others.  (We welcome additions).


Government of Canada

Canada’s Economic Action Plan, Natural Environment Initiatives:                            

Canada’s Ocean Action Plan:

Environment Canada:

Federal Sustainable Development Strategy 2013-2016:

Fisheries & Oceans Canada:

St. Andrews Biological Station:

Bedford Institute of Oceanography:

      Bedford Institute of Oceanography- Newsletters 

Science & Research home page:

Maritimes Region home page:

Libraries home page:

Library document access (WAVES):

Government of Canada Science Portal:

                  Institute of Ocean Sciences

     Topic search page:

        Aquaculture socio-economic assessment
        Aquaculture landings – by province
        Fishery landings – by province
        DFO CSAS reports


Province of New Brunswick

Department of Agriculture, Aquaculture & Fisheries:


Province of Nova Scotia

Department of Fisheries & Aquaculture:


State of Maine

Department of Marine Resources:

Maine Coastal Program:


Intergovernmental Organizations

Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission:

Gulf of Maine Council on the Marine Environment:


EcoSystem Indicator Partnership (ESIP):


Habitat Restoration Web Portal:

NGO Directory (NB, NS, ME, NH, MA):

Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal and Ocean Observing Systems (NERACOOS):

Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO):

Regional Association for Research on the Gulf of Maine (RARGOM):

St. Croix International Waterway Commission:

Southwest New Brunswick Marine Advisory Committee:


Universities and Colleges

Dalhousie University:

Faculty of Science:

               B.Sc. in Marine Biology:                        

               Department of Oceanography:

                         Oceanography Hotlist:

               Marine Affairs Program:

Faculty of Management, Environmental Information: Use & Influence Program:

New Brunswick Community College (St. Andrews), Aquaculture Technician Program:

University of Guelph, B.Sc in Marine & Freshwater Biology:

University of Maine

Cooperative Extension Program – Marine:

School of Marine Sciences:

NOAA Maine Sea Grant College Program:

University of New Brunswick:

B.Sc. in Marine Biology:               

Marine Fall Semester:

Canadian Rivers Institute:

NSERC Canadian Capture Fisheries Research Network:

University of New England, Department of Marine Sciences:

University of New Hampshire, School of Marine Science & Oceanography:

Industry Associations

Aquaculture Association of Canada:

Atlantic Canada Fish Farmers Association:

Fundy North Fishermen’s Association:

Grand Manan Fishermen’s Association:

Maritime Fishermen’s Union:


Non-Governmental Organizations:  Research and education focus

Atlantic Salmon Federation:

        ASF wild salmon socio-economic

Bay of Fundy Ecosystem Partnership:

Cobscook Bay Resource Center:

Eastern Charlotte Waterways Inc.:

Grand Manan Whale & Seabird Research Station:

Gulf of Maine Research Institute:

Huntsman Marine Science Centre:

Atlantic Reference Centre:

Aquaculture Innovation Centre:

Fundy Discovery Aquarium:

Education Department:

Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center:

St. Croix Estuary Project:


Non-Governmental Organizations:  Information and advocacy focus

Canadian Parks & Wilderness Society, New Brunswick Chapter:

Evidence for Democracy:

Fundy Baykeeper, Conservation Council of New Brunswick: 


Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPS)                                                        

World Wildlife Canada: