Research funded by the Program for Aquaculture Regulatory Research (PARR)

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PARR research projects
Description Code Region Year(s) Theme Last updated

Effect of shellfish aquaculture on long-term plankton community composition

Principal investigator: David Drolet

PARR-2019-Q-06 Quebec 2019–2020 Interactions with wild populations 2019-10-09

Identifying the genomic basis of age at maturity in Atlantic salmon in Atlantic Canada: applications for fisheries and aquaculture management

Principal investigator: Ian Bradbury

PARR-2019-NL-05 Newfoundland and Labrador 2019–2022 Interactions with wild populations 2019-10-09

Evaluating the pathogenicity of a novel hepevirus isolated from farmed Atlantic salmon in British Columbia

Principal investigator: Kyle Garver

FHTT-2019-P-04 Pacific 2019–2020 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management 2019-10-09

Parvicapsula pseudobranchicola in salmonids in British Columbia

Principal investigator: Simon Jones

FHTT-2019-P-03 Pacific 2019–2020 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management 2019-10-09

Detecting the presence of escaped farmed Atlantic salmon in Newfoundland using environmental DNA

Principal investigator: Ian Bradbury

PARR-2019-NL-02 Newfoundland and Labrador 2019–2022 Interactions with wild populations 2019-10-09

Quantifying levels of introgression of escaped farmed and wild Atlantic salmon, and exploring the genetic changes to their life history

Principal investigator: Ian Bradbury

PARR-2019-NL-01 Newfoundland and Labrador 2019–2022 Interactions with wild populations 2019-10-09

Aquaculture-Environment Interactions: energy transfer from marine aquaculture to the ecosystem

Principal investigator: Chris McKindsey

PARR-2016-Q-16 Quebec 2016–2019 Interactions with wild populations -

Identification of MSX vectors to support decisions related to the inter-provincial movements of mussels: are mussels a vector for MSX transmission?

Principal investigator: Mary Stephenson

PARR-2013-G-01 Gulf 2013-2014 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -

Seasonal variations in comparative filter-feeding dynamics

Principal investigator: Peter Cranford

PARR-2013-M-02 Maritimes 2013-2014 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -

Characteristics of British Columbia isolates of Piscirickettsia salmonis relevant for understanding pathogen transmission and infectivity

Principal investigator: Simon Jones

FHTT-2018-P-01 Pacific 2018 - 2019 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -

A tool for assessing the maximum sustainable production levels of blue mussels and eastern oysters in PEI

Principal investigator: Luc Comeau

PARR-2018-G-02 Gulf 2018 - 2020 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -

Conversion between bivalve aquaculture types: Consequences on hydrodynamics and food accessibility

Principal investigator: Thomas Guyondet and Rémi Sonier

PARR-2018-G-03 Gulf 2018 - 2020 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -

Genomic assessment of potential genetic interactions of the use of European Lumpfish as a cleaner fish in Atlantic salmon aquaculture in Newfoundland

Principal investigator: Ian Bradbury

PARR-2018-NL-04 Newfoundland and Labrador 2018 - 2020 Interactions with wild populations -

Advanced developments in DFO’s FVCOM models for the Discovery Islands and Broughton Archipelago

Principal investigator: Laura Bianucci

PARR-2018-P-05 Pacific 2018 - 2020 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -

Assessing elements of risk to wild Atlantic salmon due to infectious salmon anemia virus (ISAV) from farmed Atlantic salmon in the East Coast of Canada: sub-lethal effects, life stage susceptibility, ISAV HPR0 prevalence, herring, and other risk factors.

Principal investigator: Nellie Gagné

PARR-2017-G-01 Gulf 2017 - 2019 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -

Viral hemorrhagic septicaemia virus (VHSV) evolution and adaptation potential in farmed Atlantic salmon in British Columbia

Principal investigator: Kyle Garver

PARR-2017-P-02 Pacific 2017 - 2019 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -

Effect of mussel culture on catchability of rock crabs and lobsters

Principal investigators: David Drolet and Chris McKindsey

PARR-2017-Q-03 Quebec 2017 - 2020 Interactions with wild populations -

Effect of mussel culture on long-term condition of rock crabs and lobsters

Principal investigator: David Drolet

PARR-2017-Q-04 Quebec 2017 - 2020 Interactions with wild populations -

Genomic baseline for the quantification of indirect genetic impacts of triploid Atlantic salmon aquaculture in Placentia Bay Newfoundland

Principal investigator: Ian Bradbury

PARR-2017-NL-05 Newfoundland and Labrador 2017 - 2020 Interactions with wild populations -

What is the overall effect of shellfish aquaculture on eelgrass, an ecologically significant species?

Principal investigator: Remi Sonier

PARR-2017-G-06 Gulf 2017 - 2018 Interactions with wild populations -

An analysis of the perceived impact of mussel aquaculture on catch per unit effort (CPUE) for the seasonal lobster fishery on the Northeast coast of Newfoundland

Principal investigators: Harry M. Murray and Elizabeth Coughlan

PARR-2017-NL-07 Newfoundland and Labrador 2017 - 2018 Interactions with wild populations -

State of the knowledge of culturing native fishes in the Great Lakes: Applying an eco-genetic model to inform the risks and identify key knowledge gaps

Principal investigator: Thomas Pratt

PARR-2017-CA-08 Central and Arctic 2017 - 2018 Interactions with wild populations -

Evaluation and comparison of Cranford-Wong and ISE methods for sediment sulfide and oxygen measures in aquaculture-related organically enriched sediments using manipulative and observational approaches

Principal investigator: Chris McKindsey

PARR-2017-Q-09 Quebec 2017 - 2018 Release of organic matter -

Interactions between oyster farming and the productivity of wild oyster beds

Principal investigator: Luc Comeau

PARR-2017-G-10 Gulf 2017 - 2018 Interactions with wild populations 2019-03-05

Investigation of piscine reovirus (PRV) in the development of disease

Principal investigator: Kyle Garver

FHTT-2016-P-03 Pacific 2017 - 2019 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -

Spatial heterogeneity in sea lice infestations on farmed salmon in British Columbia

Principal investigator: Simon Jones

FHTT-2017-P-01 Pacific 2017 - 2018 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Evaluation of genetic structuring of California sea cucumber (Parastichopus californicus) across transfer zones in British Columbia

Principal investigator: Janelle Curtis

PARR-2015-P-03 Pacific 2015 2016- 2017 Interactions with wild populations -
Laboratory exposure studies to assess impacts of sea lice Caligus clemensi infections on juvenile Sockeye salmon

Principal investigator: Simon Jones

FHTT-2015-P-02 Pacific 2015 - 2016 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Improving ecological models for a sustainable development of bivalve culture in eutrophic estuarine complexes

Principal investigator: Thomas Guyondet

PARR-2015-G-11 Gulf 2015 2016- 2018 Interactions with wild populations 2019-07-16
Feeding pressure of Styela clava tunicates on phytoplankton and zooplankton in Malpeque Bay, PEI

Principal investigator: Rémi Sonier

PARR-2015-G-10 Gulf 2015 2016- 2017 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Validated indicators, thresholds, and monitoring protocols for each of the Pathways of Effects (POEs) endpoints for shellfish aquaculture

Principal investigator: Monica Boudreau

PARR-2015-G-04 Gulf 2015 - 2016 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Temporal assessment of organic loading from finfish aquaculture on hard bottom communities in Newfoundland

Principal investigator: Dounia Hamoutene

PARR-2015-NL-07 Newfoundland and Labrador 2015 20162017- 2018 Release of organic matter 2019-03-05
Susceptibility of Sockeye salmon to viral hemorrhagic septicemia virus

Principal investigator: Kyle Garver

FHTT-2015-P-01 Pacific 2015 2016- 2017 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Mussel stock structure and density in longline culture

Principal investigator: Luc Comeau

PARR-2015-G-06 Gulf 2015 2016- 2017 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Characterization of lobster habitat and fishery’s spatial use in relation to shellfish aquaculture leases in Malpeque Bay, PEI

Principal investigator: Marc Ouellette

PARR-2015-G-02 Gulf 2015 2016- 2017 Interactions with wild populations 2019-03-05
Characterization of interactions between mussel aquaculture and adult American lobsters

Principal investigator: Chris McKindsey

PARR-2015-QC-01 Quebec 2015 20162017- 2018 Interactions with wild populations -
Bay characterization for Nova Scotia shellfish aquaculture

Principal investigator: Monique Niles

PARR-2015-G-08 Gulf 2015 20162017- 2018 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management 2019-07-16
Assessing the interactions between wild fish populations and freshwater cage aquaculture

Principal investigator: Eva Enders

PARR-2015-CA-05 Central and Artic 2015 - 2016 Interactions with Wild Populations 2019-03-05
The transfer potential of fish pest and pathogen from farmed to wild salmon: Stocking density effect

Principal investigators: Fred Page, Nellie Gagné

PARR-2014-M-01 Maritimes 2014 20152016- 2017 Fish pathogen and parasite treament -
The effects of sea lice in modulating salmonid susceptibility to viruses

Principal investigator: Simon Jones

PARR-2014-P-12 Pacific 2014 20152016- 2017 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
The effect of cultured shellfish on eelgrass productivity in estuaries of New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island

Principal investigator: Marc Ouellette

PARR-2014-G-10 Gulf 2014 20152016- 2017 Other habitat impacts -
Spatial and temporal distribution and survival of farmed Atlantic salmon after experimental release from sea cage locations

Principal investigator: Dounia Hamoutene

PARR-2014-NL-04 Newfoundland and Labrador 2014 20152016- 2017 Interactions with wild populations 2019-07-16
Meta-analysis of freshwater aquaculture provincial water quality monitoring data

Principal investigator: Cheryl Podemski

PARR-2014-CA-09 Central and Arctic 2014 - 2015 Release of organic matter -
Infectious salmon anemia virus susceptibility and health status of wild versus farmed Atlantic salmon: A comparative study

Principal investigator: Nellie Gagné

PARR-2014-G-11 Gulf 2014 20152016- 2017 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management 2019-03-05
Genetic and genomic impacts of escaped farmed salmon in Atlantic Canada: Evaluating the use of archived Atlantic salmon scales as a source of pre-impact DNA

Principal investigator: Ian Bradbury

GITT-2014-NL-01 Newfoundland and Labrador 2014 2015- 2016 Interactions with wild populations 2019-03-05
Freshwater finfish cage aquaculture: Development of sediment biogeochemical indicators for regulation of freshwater cage aquaculture

Principal investigator: Cheryl Podemski

PARR-2014-CA-08 Central and Arctic 2014 20152016- 2017 Release of organic matter 2019-07-16
Evaluating the effectiveness of fallowing as a mitigation tool at predominantly hard-bottom aquaculture sites in Newfoundland

Principal investigator: Dounia Hamoutene

PARR-2014-NL-07 Newfoundland and Labrador 2014 20152016- 2017 Release of organic matter 2019-03-05
Effects of husbandry practices and mitigation treatments on the long-term control of tunicate infestation in PEI mussel farms

Principal investigators: Thomas Landry, Thomas Guyondet

PARR-2014-G-03 Gulf 2014 20152016- 2017 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management 2019-03-05
Does infection with piscine reovirus (PRV) affect how salmon respond to challenge with and vaccination against infectious hematopoietic necrosis virus (IHNV)?

Principal investigators: Stewart Johnson, Kyle Garver

PARR-2014-P-13 Pacific 2014 20152016- 2017 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Development and validation of alternative detection methods for performance indicators of the oxic state of bottom sediments

Principal investigator: Peter Cranford

PARR-2014-M-05 Maritimes 2014 - 2015 Release of organic matter 2019-03-05
Detecting hybridization among wild and farmed escaped Atlantic salmon in southern Newfoundland: Field collections

Principal investigator: Ian Bradbury

GITT-2014-NL-02 Newfoundland and Labrador 2014 2015- 2016 Interactions with wild populations 2019-03-05
Defining the risk of sea lice infections through the development of an understanding of the early life history population dynamics of sea lice associated with Atlantic salmon aquaculture sites in the Bay of Fundy

Principal investigator: Shawn Robinson

PARR-2014-M-02 Maritimes 2014 20152016- 2017 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management 2019-07-16
Assimilation capacity of organic matter from salmon aquaculture (ACOM): Improving model predictions of benthic impacts

Principal investigator: Peter Cranford

PARR-2014-M-06 Maritimes 2014 20152016- 2017 Release of organic matter 2019-03-05
Distribution and concentration patterns of SLICE® in sediments at high, medium, and low energy aquaculture sites on the west coast

Principal investigator: Michael Ikonomou

PARR-2012-P-04 Pacific 2012 - 2013 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Influence of Eastern Oyster (Crassostrea virginica) aquaculture overwintering on eelgrass (Zostera marina)

Principal investigator: Simon Courtenay

PARR-2012-G-01 Gulf 2012 2013- 2014 Other habitat impacts -
Impacts of shellfish aquaculture on marine vegetation

Principal investigator: Hannah Stewart

PARR-2012-P-02 Pacific 2012 2013- 2014 Other habitat impacts -
Exploration of methodologies for environmental effects monitoring of finfish aquaculture sites in sandy bottom environments with natural disturbances: Shelburne, N.S.

Principal investigators: Blythe Chang, Fred Page

PARR-2012-M-06 Maritimes 2012 2013- 2014 Release of organic matter -
Evaluation of the FVCOM modeling system to map the far-field dispersal of aquaculture waste

Principal investigators: Brent Law, Yongsheng Wu, Terri Sutherland

PARR-2012-M-03 Maritimes 2012 2013- 2014 Release of organic matter -
Comparing the impact of bottom and suspended oyster culture on bay-scale food resources (Foxley/Trout River, PEI)

Principal investigator: Rémi Sonier

PARR-2012-G-05 Gulf 2012 2013- 2014 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Assessing trace-element indicators of benthic organic enrichment associated with aquaculture activities

Principal investigator: Terri Sutherland

PARR-2012-P-07 Pacific 2012 2013- 2014 Release of organic matter -
Transport and dispersal of discharged sea lice chemical therapeutants in southwest New Brunswick: Zooplankton sub-component

Principal investigator: Fred Page

PARR-2011-M-16 Maritimes 2011 - 2012 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Transport and dispersal of discharged sea lice chemical therapeutants in southwest New Brunswick

Principal investigator: Fred Page

PARR-2011-M-03 Maritimes 2011 20122013- 2014 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
To validate the robustness of the ecosystem carrying capacity models being developed for St. Peter's Bay

Principal investigator: Luc Comeau

PARR-2011-G-04 Gulf 2011 20122013- 2014 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Support for the development of a draft sediment monitoring program for freshwater cage aquaculture

Principal investigator: Cheryl Podemski

PARR-2011-CA-18 Central and Arctic 2011 - 2012 Release of organic matter -
Simple model estimations of bay-scale ecological carrying capacity for suspended mussel culture

Principal investigator: Peter Cranford

PARR-2011-M-20 Maritimes 2011 20122013- 2014 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Refinement of DEPOMOD validations for freshwater finfish sites

Principal investigator: Cheryl Podemski

PARR-2011-CA-06 Central and Arctic 2011 20122013- 2014 Release of organic matter -
Quantifying benthic transport of aquaculture waste material for inclusion in predictive models

Principal investigators: Terri Sutherland, Brent Law

PARR-2011-Z-12 National 2011 2012- 2013 Release of organic matter -
Identifying critical ecological thresholds for tunicate infestations on mussel farms

Principal investigator: Thomas Landry

PARR-2011-G-05 Gulf 2011 20122013- 2014 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Evaluating Beggiatoa and OPC as indicators of benthic habitat conditions on hard ocean substrates using visual data collected seasonally at new finfish aquaculture sites and near the end of production at established sites

Principal investigator: Dounia Hamoutene

PARR-2011-NL-14 Newfoundland and Labrador 2011 20122013- 2014 Release of organic matter -
Establishing zones for managing risks related to pathogens and/or pollutants originating on finfish aquaculture facilities in the Broughton Archipelago and Discovery Islands

Principal investigator: Mike Foreman

PARR-2011-P-08 Pacific 2011 2012- 2013 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Effects of cage aquaculture on freshwater benthic communities

Principal investigator: Cheryl Podemski

PARR-2011-CA-07 Central and Arctic 2011 20122013- 2014 Release of organic matter -
Dose-responses for non-target crustaceans based on semi-natural laboratory and field-based mesocosm exposures to chemotherapeutants

Principal investigator: J. Andrew Cooper

PARR-2011-M-02 Maritimes 2011 - 2012 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Development of predictive modelling tools to assist with freshwater aquaculture site licensing decisions in Lake Diefenbaker

Principal investigator: Cheryl Podemski

PARR-2011-CA-17 Central and Arctic 2011 - 2012 Release of organic matter -
Development of management zones for finfish aquaculture in British Columbia. Phase 1: Data collection and evaluation. Phase 2: Information integration to provide advice and recommendations in support of finfish aquaculture management

Principal investigator: Peter Chandler

PARR-2011-P-09 Pacific 2011 2012- 2013 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Developing hard-bottom indicators from BC archived benthic video surveys associated with aquaculture activities

Principal investigator: Terri Sutherland

PARR-2011-P-13 Pacific 2011 20122013- 2014 Release of organic matter -
Developing a carrying capacity framework for Baynes Sound, BC

Principal investigator: Terri Sutherland

PARR-2011-P-21 Pacific 2011 20122013- 2014 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Cumulative impacts, kinetics and tissue distribution of anti- sea lice pesticides in non-target organisms

Principal investigator: Catherine Couillard

PARR-2011-QC-15 Quebec 2011 - 2012 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Biological effects of anti-louse pesticides on non-target organisms

Principal investigator: Les Burridge

PARR-2011-M-01 Maritimes 2011 2012- 2013 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Assessing the value of bivalve meat as an indicator of ecosystem health

Principal investigator: Luc Comeau

PARR-2011-Z-22 Gulf 2011 20122013- 2014 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Are shellfish transfers a likely vector for aquatic invasive species movement from the west to the east coast of Vancouver Island?

Principal investigators: Chris Pearce, Hannah Stewart

PARR-2011-P-10 Pacific 2011 20122013- 2014 Interactions with wild populations 2019-07-16
Analysis of relationships between bivalve aquaculture and eelgrass coverage at a bay-wide scale

Principal investigator: Monique Niles

PARR-2011-G-19 Gulf 2011 20122013- 2014 Other habitat impacts 2019-07-16
Additional support for studies of sea lice infection levels on juvenile salmon in the Strait of Georgia and adjacent waters

Principal investigators: Stewart Johnson, Chrys Neville, Marc Trudel

PARR-2011-P-11 Pacific 2011 - 2012 Interactions with wild populations -
The effects of single and repeat Lepeophtheirus salmonis (sea lice) infections on the health of juvenile Pacific salmon

Principal investigators: Simon Jones, Stewart Johnson

PARR-2010-P-01 Pacific 2010 201120122013- 2014 Interactions with wild populations -
The development of video monitoring methods and management thresholds to characterize the fish farm impacts on hard-bottom substrates

Principal investigator: Terri Sutherland

PARR-2010-P-10 National 2010 20112012- 2013 Release of organic matter -
Sea lice infection levels on juvenile salmon during early seawater residency and migration out of the Strait of Georgia

Principal investigators: Stewart Johnson, Richard Beamish, Marc Trudel

PARR-2010-P-02 Pacific 2010 201120122013- 2014 Interactions with wild populations -
Potential effects of sea lice bath treatments on sensitive non-target organisms in southwest New Brunswick

Principal investigator: Les Burridge

PARR-2010-M-07 Maritimes 2010 20112012- 2013 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Modeling sea lice dispersion and estimating encounter rates with juvenile Pacific salmon in the Broughton Archipelago and Discovery Islands

Principal investigator: Mike Foreman

PARR-2010-P-03 Pacific 2010 2011- 2012 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Management of husbandry practices to maintain water column environmental carrying capacity for bivalve culture

Principal investigator: Luc Comeau

PARR-2010-G-06 Gulf 2010 20112012- 2013 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management 2019-07-16
Evaluate DEPOMOD or other depositional models in southwest New Brunswick to predict the zones and intensities of impacts around farm sites

Principal investigators: Blythe Chang, Fred Page

PARR-2010-M-11 Maritimes 2010 - 2011 Release of organic matter -
Environmental regulation for farm siting: environmental impacts of deposition

Principal investigator: Cheryl Podemski

PARR-2010-CA-04 Central and Arctic 2010 - 2011 Release of organic matter -
Dye dispersion study to characterize how sea lice bath treatments disperse from salmon farm cage sites in southwest New Brunswick

Principal investigator: Fred Page

PARR-2010-M-08 Maritimes 2010 - 2011 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management3 -
Critical thresholds and dose-dependent relationships for biodeposition from farmed mussels and benthic responses

Principal investigator: Chris McKindsey

PARR-2010-QC-05 Quebec 2010 201120122013- 2014 Release of organic matter -
Evaluation of the environmental fate and biological effects of the anti-sea lice chemotherapeutant SLICE® - Phase-II

Principal investigator: Michael Ikonomou

PARR-2009-P-07 National 2009 - 2010 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Zone of impact modeling for Lake Huron cage farms

Principal investigators: Cheryl Podemski, Doug Geiling

PARR-2009-CA-03 Central and Arctic 2009 - 2010 Release of organic matter -
Spatial distribution of planktonic sea lice in the Broughton Archipelago, and cross-validation inputs to numeric model

Principal investigators: David Mackas, Moira Galbraith

PARR-2009-P-06 Pacific 2009 - 2010 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Oceanographic study of the south coast of Newfoundland

Principal investigator: Gehan Mabrouk

PARR-2009-NL-01 Newfoundland and Labrador 2009 - 2010 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Modeling 2009 sea lice dispersion from salmon farms in the Broughton Archipelago

Principal investigators: Dario Stucchi, Mike Foreman

PARR-2009-P-05 Pacific 2009 - 2010 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
EST sequencing and the development of genomic tools for the assessment of impacts of aquaculture activities on native little neck clams (Protothaca staminea)

Principal investigator: Stewart Johnson

PARR-2009-P-08 National 2009 - 2010 Interactions with wild populations -
Characterizing the zone of influence downstream of longline mussel leases

Principal investigator: Luc Comeau

PARR-2009-G-02 Gulf 2009 - 2010 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Characterizing benthic transport of aquaculture tracer material in support of siting authorization models

Principal investigator: Terri Sutherland

PARR-2009-P-04 National 2009 - 2010 Release of organic matter -
Evaluation of the environmental fate and biological effects of the anti-sea lice chemotherapeutant SLICE® - Phase-I

Principal investigator: Michael Ikonomou

PARR-2008-P-14 Pacific 2008 - 2009 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
The development of genomic tools for the assessment of impacts of aquaculture activities on the environment using mussels (Mytilus edulis) and native little neck clams (Protothaca staminea) as bio-indicator species

Principal investigator: Stewart Johnson

PARR-2008-P-16 National 2008 - 2009 Interactions with wild populations -
Shellfish Monitoring Network

Principal investigator: Marc Ouellette

PARR-2008-G-03 Gulf 2008 - 2009 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Oceanographic study of the south coast of Newfoundland (Baie d'Espoir and Fortune Bay)

Principal investigator: Gehan Mabrouk

PARR-2010-NL-09 Newfoundland and Labrador 2008 20092010201120122013- 2014 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Oceanographic study of the south coast of Newfoundland

Principal investigator: Gehan Mabrouk

PARR-2008-NL-01 Newfoundland and Labrador 2008 - 2009 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
New methods for assessing the re-suspension and transport of aquaculture wastes

Principal investigator: Brent Law

PARR-2008-M-05 Maritimes 2008 - 2009 Release of organic matter -
Mussel aquaculture regulatory effectiveness monitoring: validation of the environmental assessment and monitoring program in St. Ann's Harbour

Principal investigator: Peter Cranford

PARR-2008-M-04 Maritimes 2008 - 2009 Release of organic matter -
Modeling in support of Coordinated Area Management Production plan

Principal investigators: Dario Stucchi, Mike Foreman

PARR-2008-P-13 Pacific 2008 - 2009 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Measuring far-field exposure of aquaculture feed on wild commercial species using biochemical tracers

Principal investigators: J. Andrew Cooper, Shawn Robinson

PARR-2008-M-07 Maritimes 2008 - 2009 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Identification and modeling of habitat suitability and sensitivity of coastal marine habitats for invertebrate fisheries resources in relation to the regulatory needs of aquaculture site assessment and management

Principal investigator: Peter Lawton

PARR-2008-M-06 Maritimes 2008 - 2009 Other habitat impacts -
Evaluation of ecosystem-level effects of intertidal bivalve culture: Gaspé

Principal investigator: Chris McKindsey

PARR-2008-QC-11 Quebec 2008 - 2009 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Evaluation of ecosystem-level effects of bivalve aquaculture activities: Dredge impacts

Principal investigator: Chris McKindsey

PARR-2008-QC-09 Quebec 2008 - 2009 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Estimating fall-off of mussels cultured on self-operating collectors

Principal investigator: Marcel Fréchette

PARR-2008-QC-08 Quebec 2008 - 2009 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Development of off-shore aquaculture in the southern Gulf of St. Lawrence: Bottom mapping

Principal investigator: Leslie-Anne Davidson

PARR-2008-G-02 Gulf 2008 - 2009 Cumulative effects and ecosystem management -
Data collection in support of zone of impact modeling for Lake Huron cage farms

Principal investigators: Cheryl Podemski, Doug Geiling

PARR-2008-CA-12 Central and Arctic 2008 - 2009 Release of organic matter -
Impact of mussel culture on infauna and sediment biogeochemistry

Principal investigator: Chris McKindsey

PARR-2016-Q-01 Quebec 2016 20172018- 2019 Release of organic matter 2019-07-16
Quantifying direct genetic impacts of escaped farmed salmon on wild salmon in Atlantic Canada

Principal investigator: Ian Bradbury

PARR-2016-NL-02 Newfoundland and Labrador 2016 20172018- 2019 Interactions with wild populations -
Development of environmental DNA (eDNA)-based biosurveillance for aquatic invasive species (AIS) associated with shellfish aquaculture movements

Principal investigator: Cathryn Abbott

PARR-2016-P-03 Pacific 2016 20172018- 2019 Interactions with wild populations -
Impact of finfish farms in eastern Canada on lobster distribution and condition

Principal investigator: Chris McKindsey

PARR-2016-Q-04 Quebec 2016 20172018- 2019 Interactions with wild populations 2019-07-16
Development and validation of a biomonitoring tool to assess the impacts of salmon aquaculture on marine benthic communities using metabarcoding

Principal investigator: Cathryn Abbott

PARR-2016-P-06 Pacific 2016 20172018- 2019 Release of organic matter -
Alternative detection methods for performance indicators of the oxic state of bottom sediments: indicator inter-calibration and thresholds

Principal investigator: Peter Cranford

PARR-2016-M-07 Maritimes 2016 - 2017 Release of organic matter 2019-07-16
Robustness of alternative benthic impact indicators: Quantification of spatial and temporal variability of alternative methods, and application at aquaculture sites across different farm and environmental conditions

Principal investigator: Lindsay Brager

PARR-2016-M-08 Maritimes 2016 20172018- 2019 Release of organic matter 2019-07-16
Assessment of biodiversity and functional changes in NL benthic communities associated with aquaculture activities

Principal investigator: Dounia Hamoutene

PARR-2016-NL-09 Newfoundland and Labrador 2016 2017- 2018 Release of organic matter 2019-03-05
The feasibility of using bacterial community profiling with next-generation DNA sequencing to assess temporal and spatial environmental disturbances from finfish aquaculture in the Bay of Fundy

Principal investigator: Shawn Robinson

PARR-2016-M-10 Maritimes 2016 - 2017 Release of organic matter -
Hybridization of farmed escaped and wild Atlantic salmon: so what? An empirical and model based exploration of the consequences for wild populations throughout the North Atlantic

Principal investigator: Ian Bradbury

PARR-2016-NL-11 Newfoundland and Labrador 2016 20172018- 2019 Interactions with wild populations -
Characterization of Pesticide Post-Deposit Exposure Zones

Principal investigator: Fred Page

PARR-2016-M-12 Maritimes 2016 20172018- 2019 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Biochemical oxygen demanding (BOD) dispersion model validation standards

Principal investigator: Fred Page

PARR-2016-M-13 Maritimes 2016 2017- 2018 Release of organic matter -
Probability of detecting escaped aquaculture salmon is related to distance between production areas and rivers

Principal investigator: Ian Bradbury

PARR-2016-NL-14 Newfoundland and Labrador 2016 - 2017 Interactions with wild populations 2019-03-05
Testing the Dual frequency IDentification SONar (DIDSON) as a monitoring tool of the attraction effect of aquaculture cages on wild fish in a marine environment

Principal investigator: Eva Enders

PARR-2016-CA-15 Central and Arctic 2016 - 2017 Interactions with wild populations 2019-03-05
Marine reservoirs of infectious agents associated with proliferative gill disorders in farmed salmon

Principal investigator: Simon Jones

FHTT-2016-P-01 Pacific 2016 2017- 2018 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -
Epidemiological analysis and modeling of aquatic pathogens

Principal investigator: Kyle Garver

FHTT-2016-P-02 Pacific 2016 2017- 2018 Fish pest and pathogen treatment and management -