Over 40% of Memorial research is ocean-related (68% in the Faculty of Science.) If it’s happening in the North Atlantic, we’re likely involved.
The Marine Institute is one of the most internationally active institutes in Canada, completing more than 200 projects in over 50 countries over the past 30 years with governments, NGOs, and the private sector.
Thin ice is a very real threat in the North. A partnership between Memorial geographer Dr. Trevor Bell and Nunatsiavut is augmenting traditional Inuit knowledge with modern technology to help make transportation and shipping in the North safer and easier.