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Angus Reid Institute

December 6, 2018

2018 Public Opinion Poll: Canadians’ Attitudes Towards Marine Shipping

Clear Seas partnered with the Angus Reid Institute again in 2018 to update the findings of a 2016 public opinion poll. Canadians view marine shipping as increasingly important to Canada.

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November 8, 2018

Research Spotlight: Véronique Nolet

“Without this form of transport, modern life as we know it would not exist.” – Véronique Nolet

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October 11, 2018

10 Questions About Air Pollution & Marine Shipping

Test your knowledge! Find out what you know about air pollution and marine shipping.

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October 4, 2018

Air Pollution & Marine Shipping

Marine shipping contributes to greenhouse gas emissions and air pollution in Canada.

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September 20, 2018

Research Spotlight: Dr. Heather Dettman

“Marine oil spill response is always evolving because everyone is trying to improve things.”
– Dr. Heather Dettman


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Clear Seas

September 13, 2018

Emergency Towing Vessel Needs Assessment

Clear Seas commissioned Vard Marine Inc. to assess emergency towing vessel needs for different types of large commercial ships transiting Canada’s Pacific coast, including container ships, bulk carriers, vehicle carriers, LNG carriers, passenger ships, and tankers.

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June 28, 2018

Double Hulls

Double hulls are a preventive measure implemented to reduce the risk of ship-source pollution in the marine environment.

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May 24, 2018

10 Questions About Invasive Species & Marine Shipping

Test your knowledge! Find out what you know about invasive species and marine shipping.

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May 15, 2018

Invasive Species

Ships can introduce invasive species into Canadian waters through ballast water and biofouling. Learn more from Clear Seas.

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