IORE helps leverage citizen science

IORE member Michael Orr from Cape Breton University in Sydney, NS, has a lot of good things to say about citizen science. IORE recently hosted a trip to Sable Island where Orr was given the opportunity to gather valuable oceans data. See why citizen science is changing the face of the way…

IORE Ocean Connector – WHaLE – Sept. 25, 2014

Don’t miss IORE’s next Ocean Connector! What: MEOPAR-WHaLE (Whales, Habitat and Listening Experiment) When: September 25, 2014, 4:00pm – 6:00pm Where:T-Room (J Building, 1360 Barrington Street) Who: Chris Taggart from Dalhousie University will discuss MEOPAR’s newest acoustic monitoring project called WHaLE (Whales, Habitat and Listening Experiment). Project background:
 Ocean-going vessels pose a threat to all large whales…