Oceans North

1533 Barrington Street, Suite 200, Halifax, NS B3J 1Z4; 100 Gloucester Street Suite 502, Ottawa Ontario K2P 0A4, Canada

Region Active

North America

Charity

Activity

Marine conservation, Marine research, Conservation awareness and education, Sustainable fishing

Description

With offices in Ottawa, Winnipeg and Halifax, Oceans North supports marine conservation in partnership with Indigenous and coastal communities. Their science- and community-based conservation in the Arctic regions of Canada and Greenland has the goal to promote policies and programs that address the unprecedented environmental changes taking place in the North and ensure that its waters are protected within the framework of Inuit knowledge, rights and consultation.