Friday, 11 May 2018 09:37

OCN partners with Tsleil-Waututh Nation

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Ocean Networks Canada (ONC) and the Tsleil-Waututh Nation have formed a new partnership to monitor and improve the health of Burrard Inlet. The objective is to better understand the cumulative effects of climate change, industry, and development on environmental conditions in and around the inlet. The new partnership is supported by a $1.5 million investment by the federal government in scientific observing systems and training for Tsleil-Waututh community members. The systems include a state-of-the-art Internet-connected seafloor observatory and a mobile application that allows vessel operators to collect ocean  data.

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