For the residents and the fish harvesters of the Port au Port region, the sudden decline of the local scallop fishery was not just a puzzle to be solved but a serious threat to their livelihoods. Instead of sitting back and waiting for answers, the community rallied together and reached out to Memorial for help.Instead of sitting back and waiting for answers, the community rallied together and reached out to Memorial for help.
Meet and learn with others who are interested in water quality in NL.
Welcome to the Harris Centre, Memorial University’s hub for public policy and regional development issues.
We link Memorial researchers with groups all over Newfoundland and Labrador, supporting active community engagement throughout the research process.
Working with all units at Memorial, we build connections, encourage informed debate and support collaboration, enhancing the University and the Province through mutually beneficial partnerships.