Links

            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:                                      http://www.actionplan.gc.ca/en/initiative-section/protecting-natural-resources

Canada’s Ocean Action Plan:
http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/oceans/publications/oap-pao/pdf/oap-eng.pdf

Environment Canada: http://www.ec.gc.ca/default.asp?lang=En&#

Federal Sustainable Development Strategy 2013-2016: http://www.ec.gc.ca/dd-sd/default.asp?lang=En&n=CD30F295-1

Fisheries & Oceans Canada:  http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/index-eng.htm#

St. Andrews Biological Station: http://www.mar.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/SABS/Home

Bedford Institute of Oceanography: http://www.bio.gc.ca/index-en.php

      Bedford Institute of Oceanography- Newsletters 

Science & Research home page: http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/research-recherche/index-eng.htm

Maritimes Region home page:  http://www.inter.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/Maritimes/Home

Libraries home page: http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/libraries-bibliotheques/index-eng.htm

Library document access (WAVES):  http://waves-vagues.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/waves-vagues/

Government of Canada Science Portal:  http://www.science.gc.ca/default.asp?lang=En

                  Institute of Ocean Sciences

     Topic search page: http://www.science.gc.ca/default.asp?lang=En&xml=1BAA87B1-C68C-423C-B113-AEB986762260

        Aquaculture socio-economic assessment
 
 
        Aquaculture landings – by province
 
 
        Fishery landings – by province
 
  
        DFO CSAS reports
            
http://www.isdm-gdsi.gc.ca/csas-sccs/applications/Publications/index-eng.asp

 

Province of New Brunswick

Department of Agriculture, Aquaculture & Fisheries:  https://www.gnb.ca/0027/index-e.asp

 

Province of Nova Scotia

Department of Fisheries & Aquaculture: http://novascotia.ca/fish/

 

State of Maine

Department of Marine Resources: http://www.maine.gov/dmr/organization.htm

Maine Coastal Program:  http://www.maine.gov/dacf/mcp/about/index.htm

 

Intergovernmental Organizations

Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission: http://www.asmfc.org/

Gulf of Maine Council on the Marine Environment: http://www.gulfofmaine.org

PeopleFinder:  http://www.gulfofmaine.org/people-finder/

EcoSystem Indicator Partnership (ESIP):  http://www.gulfofmaine.org/2/esip-homepage/

KnowledgeBase: http://www.gulfofmaine.org/kb/2.0/search.html

Habitat Restoration Web Portal:  http://restoration.gulfofmaine.org/

NGO Directory (NB, NS, ME, NH, MA): http://www.gulfofmaine.org/ngo_directory/

Northeastern Regional Association of Coastal and Ocean Observing Systems (NERACOOS):         http://www.neracoos.org/

Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO): http://www.nafo.int/

Regional Association for Research on the Gulf of Maine (RARGOM): http://www.rargom.org/

St. Croix International Waterway Commission: http://www.stcroix.org/

Southwest New Brunswick Marine Advisory Committee:  www.bofmrp.ca

 

Universities and Colleges

Dalhousie University:  http://www.dal.ca/

Faculty of Science:

               B.Sc. in Marine Biology:                                  http://www.dal.ca/academics/programs/undergraduate/marinebio.html

               Department of Oceanography: http://www.dal.ca/faculty/science/oceanography.html

                         Oceanography Hotlist: http://www.phys.ocean.dal.ca/hotlists/Canada.html

               Marine Affairs Program:  http://www.dal.ca/faculty/science/marine-affairs-program.html

Faculty of Management, Environmental Information: Use & Influence Program: http://eiui.ca

New Brunswick Community College (St. Andrews), Aquaculture Technician Program: http://www.nbcc.ca/en/home/programs_and_courses/programsearch/programdetails.aspx/Details/pf/4198/

University of Guelph, B.Sc in Marine & Freshwater Biology: http://www.bsc.uoguelph.ca/future_students/mfb.shtml

University of Maine

Cooperative Extension Program – Marine: http://extension.umaine.edu/programs/natural-resources/marine/

School of Marine Sciences: http://www.umaine.edu/marine/

NOAA Maine Sea Grant College Program: http://www.seagrant.umaine.edu/

University of New Brunswick:   www.unb.ca

B.Sc. in Marine Biology:                         http://www.unb.ca/academics/programs/undergrad/sj/science/marinebiology.html

Marine Fall Semester: http://www.unb.ca/saintjohn/sase/undergrad/science/biology/marinebiology/

Canadian Rivers Institute: http://www.unb.ca/research/institutes/cri/

NSERC Canadian Capture Fisheries Research Network: http://www.nsercpartnerships.ca/How-Comment/Networks-Reseaux/CCFRN-CCRRN-eng.asp

University of New England, Department of Marine Sciences: http://www.une.edu/cas/marine/

University of New Hampshire, School of Marine Science & Oceanography: https://marine.unh.edu/


Industry Associations

Aquaculture Association of Canada:  http://www.aquacultureassociation.ca/

Atlantic Canada Fish Farmers Association:  http://www.atlanticfishfarmers.com/index.html

Fundy North Fishermen’s Association:  http://www.fundynorth.org/

Grand Manan Fishermen’s Association: http://gmfa.nb.ca/

Maritime Fishermen’s Union: http://www.mfu-upm.com/home.cfm

 

Non-Governmental Organizations:  Research and education focus

Atlantic Salmon Federation: http://www.asf.ca/main.html

        ASF wild salmon socio-economic
            
http://0101.nccdn.net/1_5/150/174/3c6/value-wild-salmon-final.pdf

Bay of Fundy Ecosystem Partnership:  http://www.bofep.org/wpbofep/

Cobscook Bay Resource Center: http://www.cobscook.org/

Eastern Charlotte Waterways Inc.: http://www.ecwinc.org/

Grand Manan Whale & Seabird Research Station:  http://www.gmwsrs.info

Gulf of Maine Research Institute: http://www.gmri.org/

Huntsman Marine Science Centre: http://www.huntsmanmarine.ca/

Atlantic Reference Centre: http://huntsmanmarine.com/subcontents/id/18/sid/27

Aquaculture Innovation Centre: http://www.huntsmanmarine.ca/contents/id/19

Fundy Discovery Aquarium: http://www.huntsmanmarine.ca/aquarium/

Education Department: http://huntsmanmarine.com/contents/id/17

Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center: http://www.maineaquaculture.org/

St. Croix Estuary Project:  www.ganongnaturepark.org/

 

Non-Governmental Organizations:  Information and advocacy focus

Canadian Parks & Wilderness Society, New Brunswick Chapter: http://www.cpawsnb.org/

Evidence for Democracy:  https://evidencefordemocracy.ca/

Fundy Baykeeper, Conservation Council of New Brunswick: 

                                               http://www.conservationcouncil.ca/our-programs/fundy-baykeeper/

Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPS)                                                        
                                                                    www.pipsc.ca/portal/page/portal/website

World Wildlife Canada:  http://www.wwf.ca/about_us/