Bonne Bay Research

Research performed at the Bonne Bay Marine Station

Below are some key references for researchers considering new projects in Bonne Bay and the Greater Gros Morne Area.  If you have a particular interest in setting up a new research project please contact


Dufour & Zanzerl 2017 The burrowing behaviour of symbiotic and asymbiotic thyasirid bivalves

Hooper RG. 1975 Bonne Bay marine resources: an ecological and biological assessment: Parks Canada report, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Contract No. ARO

Hooper RG. 1996 A spring breeding migration of the snow crab, Chionoecetes opilio (O Fabr.), into shallow water in Newfoundland.

Le Bris & Wroblewski 2018 Species composition and habitat preferences of the nearshore fish fauna of Bonne Bay, Newfoundland

Quijon & Snelgrove 2005 Polychaete assemblages of a sub-arctic Newfoundland fjord: Habitat, distribution, and identification


Cooper, Nolan and Williams 2001 Global Statotype Section and Point for base of the Ordovician system, Episodes, 24, 19-28.

Stouge, Bagnoli & McIlroy 2017 Cambrian-Middle Ordovician Platform-Slope Stratigraphy, Palaeontology and Geochemistry of Western Newfoundland

Stouge & Boyce 1983 Fossils of Northwestern Newfoundland and Southeastern Labrador Department of Mines and Energy, NL Report 83-3

Waldron et al. 2014 Ganderia-Laurentia collision in the Caledonides of Great Britain and Ireland


Bishop, Paul 1974 Final Report: 1973 Excavations at Norris Point, Gros Morne National Park.

Harp, Elmer Jr. 1949 Elmer Harps’s 1949 Journal Entries for Newfoundland and Labrador: Visited Areas and Sites

Renouf, Priscilla, Bell, Trevor, & Hull, Stephen 2001 Excavation of the Samms’ Site (DjBl-09): A Groswater Pre-Inuit Site in Norris Point, Newfoundland.


Batterson & Catto 2001 Topographically-controlled Deglacial History of the Humber River Basin, Western Newfoundland

Osborne et al. 2007 Alpine glacial geology of The Tablelands, Gros Morne National Park


Bonne Bay Marine Station and Aquarium

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000