Tag: Marc Garneau

Funding Announced for Marine Acoustic Research Station

Marc Garneau, minister of transport, has announced $2.5-million through the Quiet Vessel Initiative to help establish and operate the Marine Acoustic Research Station (MARS)...

Government of Canada Invests in Equipment to Respond to Environmental Spills

Under the Oceans Protection Plan, the Government of Canada is investing in the Canadian Coast Guard to ensure it has modern equipment needed to...

Contract Awarded for Phase Two of the ḰEL¸SET Remediation Project

The Government of Canada has awarded a contract to complete the second phase of the ḰEL¸SET (formerly Reay Creek) Remediation Project that will remove...

Canadian Navigable Waters Act Comes into Effect

Marc Garneau, Canada's minister of transport, announced that the Canadian Navigable Waters Act and the Major Works Order have come into effect. The new legislation...

Navigation Restrictions Lifted on Flooded Ottawa River

Yesterday, Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, announced the lifting of additional navigation restrictions in certain zones previously identified in Interim Order no.4 Respecting Flooded...

Federal Government Forwards Legislation to Enhance Protection of Coastal Waters

The Canadian government is modernizing and improving its management of marine safety in response to the growth of overseas trade and the movement of...

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