#invasivespecies #ballastwater #sustainablemarineshipping
STOPPING THE SPREAD OF
INVASIVE SPECIES BY SHIPS
BALLAST WATER MANAGEMENT:
MARINE SHIPPING INDUSTRY (II)
RECONCILIATION IN CANADA’S
To be the leading source of credible, fact-based information to bring clarity to decision-making for safe and sustainable marine shipping in Canada.
A vibrant, safe and sustainable marine shipping industry that leads world standards, and that Canadians feel part of and trust.
Why commercial ships carry ballast water on board, and how it affects the marine environment.
What efforts are being undertaken by the marine shipping industry to help advance reconciliation?
How does air pollution from marine shipping accelerate climate change in the Arctic and what can be done about it?
The transport of oil by ships is no stranger to controversy. But the tempo of that debate is sure to increase as the Trans Mountain Expansion (TMX) project heads for completion at the end of 2022, with all three berths operating at full capacity later in 2023, placing any potential risks to coastal ecosystems from increased tanker traffic firmly in the public spotlight.
Clear Seas provides impartial information on marine shipping in Canada to policy makers and the public. Our mandate is to initiate and interpret research, analyze policies, identify best practices, share information and facilitate dialogue.