Marine Robotics Discussion Group

Join HMRI next Tuesday afternoon (December 3, 2013) from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM, where we will host a project discussion meeting about the use of marine robotics – underwater, surface and above water – in ocean monitoring applications. Jim Hanlon, HMRI CEO, recently chaired a panel discussion at the AUVSI New…

Upcoming Oceans Events

The following ocean events are scheduled for November and December 2013. Public lecture by Dr. Scott Doney of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution entitled:  “A Changing Sea”.  Scott is the 2013 winner of the Huntsman Award for ocean sciences.  Wednesday evening November 27, 2013 at 6:30pm in the Ondaatje Auditorium in the…

MELAW Annual Report 2012-2013

The Marine & Environmental Law Institute’s (MELAW) 2012-2013 Annual Report is now available.  Below is the link to the electronic version which is also available on the MELAW website.  If you prefer a hard copy, please contact the MELAW office and one will be mailed out to you. Marine & Environmental Law…

Dalhousie Oceanography Lectures & Seminars

Jim Hanlon, CEO, of the Halifax Marine Research Institute (HMRI) was pleased to provide a comprehensive overview to Dalhousie Oceanography students on the important work done at HMRI. To preview the power point presentation from the seminar, please click the link below. Presentation to Dal Oceanography – Nov 14 2013

Council of Canadian Academies Releases a New Report, Ocean Science in Canada: Meeting the Challenge, Seizing the Opportunity

The Council of Canadian Academies is pleased to announce the release of a new report, Ocean Science in Canada: Meeting the Challenge, Seizing the Opportunity. This report represents the work of an eight-member expert panel, chaired by David Strangway, O.C., FRSC, Former President and CEO, Canada Foundation for Innovation. Over the past…