Projects

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Abandoned Aquaculture Site Remediation   

Dismantling, removing, responsibly disposing and recycling of abandoned aquaculture infrastructure in British Columbia. Retrieval of abandoned, lost or otherwise discarded ghost fishing gear (ALDFG), habitat remediation and removal of pollutants and infrastructure impacting navigable waters and wildlife.  In partnership with local First Nations, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Transport Canada and Ministry of FLNRORD.

Aquatic Invasive Specie Monitoring and Control - European Green Crab
Emergency Response

 

Monitoring and controlling the spread of European Green Crab within traditional First Nation territories.  In partnership with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Parks Canada, the Province of British Columbia, BC Parks and local First Nations.

Abandoned and Derelict Vessel Removal

Emergency Response

Removing abandoned and derelict vessels within traditional First Nation territories.  In partnership with Transport Canada, Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Canadian Coast Guard and local First Nations.

Anthropogenic Marine Debris & Ghost Fishing Gear Removal 
Emergency Response

Restoring and rehabilitating migratory corridors for wild salmon.  Retrieval of abandoned, lost or otherwise discarded ghost fishing gear (ALDFG).  Focusing on estuaries, nearshore rearing areas, eelgrass beds and coastal watersheds.   In partnership with the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, Parks Canada, the Province of British Columbia, BC Parks, tourism and marine-industry stakeholders and local First Nations.

First Nation Community Revitalizations and Traditional Territory Habitat Rehabilitation  

 

Improving habitat and humanity in traditional First Nations territorial lands and waters. Community revitalization, derelict vehicle and vessel removal, seabed and salmonid migratory corridor rehabilitation.  Retrieval of abandoned, lost or otherwise discarded ghost fishing gear (ALDFG). In partnership with First Nations and Cermaq Canada.    

Large Pelagics Monitoring and Assessment  
 

Stock assessment and monitoring (including DNA sampling and PSAT/acoustic tagging) of large pelagics (bluefin, big eye, yellowfin and albacore tunas, marlin, sailfish and sword fish) in Canadian and International waters. In partnership with the Government of Canada, The Billfish Foundation, ICAAT and the IGFA.  

Wild Salmon and Marine Wildlife Monitoring and Assessment  
 

Stock assessment and monitoring (including DNA sampling and tagging) of wild salmon in British Columbia, and monitoring and assessment of marine wildlife in Canadian waters.  In partnership with the Government of Canada.  

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