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Doubly lucky: Economic impact of the English Bay bunker oil spill of April 2015

An estimation of the economic impacts of this oil spill on Metro Vancouver’s marine-related economic activities, including commercial fishing and tourism activities.

Taking Stock and Projecting the Future of South China Sea Fisheries

Taking Stock and Projecting the Future of South China Sea Fisheries

A FERU research team released a working paper examining the current status, existing and potential threats, and plausible future scenarios of fisheries in the South China Sea.

Canada at a crossroad: The imperative for realigning ocean policy with ocean science

Canada at a crossroad: The imperative for realigning ocean policy with ocean science

A new paper authored by OceanCanada investigator Megan Bailey and team examines the divergence of federal ocean policy and management from marine science over the past decade. In particular, the paper illustrates this widening gap in the following areas: failure to fully implement the Oceans Act, alterations to habitat protections historically afforded under Canada’s Fisheries Act, […]