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Opportunity for Input: Blue Economy Strategy

The Government of Canada is seeking input on a Blue Economy Strategy. This Strategy will:

  • help ....

Ban on pleasure craft and cruise vessels extended

Until February 28, 2022, pleasure craft are prohibited from entering Arctic waters, passenger vessels ....


United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development Begins

On 5 December 2017, the United Nations proclaimed a Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development, ....


NMC Request for Proposals

The NMC has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) to support the Nunavut Marine Council Symposium. ....


NMC Feedback Provided on Ocean Noise Strategy for Canada
The Nunavut Marine Council has provided feedback on the Ocean Noise Strategy for Canada: Discussion Document. ....

Government of Canada invests in science to better understand and protect marine ecosystems in the Arctic

The Government of Canada has announced an investment of over $550,000 in two marine environmental ....


Funding Available: Inuit Nunangat Research Program Call for Proposals

ArcticNet is proud to support the release of the Inuit Nunangat Research Program (INRP)’s Call for ....


Extension of measures pertaining to cruise ships and pleasure craft

The Minister of Transport, the Honourable Marc Garneau, announced the extension of measures pertaining ....


Opportunity for input: Ocean Noise Strategy

The Government of Canada is seeking input on a proposed framework that will be used to develop an ....


Update Received

The Working Group on the Arctic Acoustic Environment (AAE) of the International Quiet Ocean Experiment ....


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JANUARY 25TH, 2021:

The Nunavut Marine Council is seeking proposals from qualified firms to provide background materials on the state of marine conservation and marine shipping in Nunavut and facilitation of the Nunavut Marine Council Symposium. 

Proposals will be accepted until February 5th, 2021.

For more information, please download the Request for Proposal by clicking on the thumbnail below. 

 

          

 

 

 

 

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