Marine Shipping Issues, Simplified
We help answer common questions about marine shipping in Canada.
June 28, 2018
Double HullsDouble hulls are a preventive measure implemented to reduce the risk of ship-source pollution in the marine environment.
May 24, 2018
10 Questions About Invasive Species & Marine ShippingTest your knowledge! Find out what you know about invasive species and marine shipping.
May 10, 2018
Research Spotlight: Dr. Jane Lister"Marine shipping is integral to our economic prosperity as well as our well-being." – Dr. Jane Lister
April 26, 2018
How does Oil Behave in Water?Not all oils behave the same way when spilled into the marine environment.
March 15, 2018
Research Spotlight: Dr. Aldo Chircop“Good policy decisions require good research for evidence-based decision-making.” – Dr. Aldo Chircop
February 26, 2018
What Are HNS?Many chemicals transported by sea are considered hazardous and noxious substances that can have significant impacts when spilled into the marine environment.
January 25, 2018
Research Spotlight: Dr. Jackie Dawson“Governing shipping in the Arctic is extremely complex and it requires collaboration and respect.” – Dr. Jackie Dawson
January 4, 2018
Places of RefugeWhen a vessel is damaged, disabled or otherwise in distress at sea, finding a place of refuge – a place where it can be taken to prevent further damage to the vessel or pollution to the environment – can be critical.
December 5, 2017