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The Government of Canada is committed to reaching its marine conservation targets.
What the Government of Canada is doing to protect our oceans.
The Government of Canada is working to expand its network of marine protected areas.
Activities carried out by the federal government to manage Canada’s marine estate.
National and international collaboration on ocean conservation, and responsibilities of governments and industry.
What you can do to help protect our oceans.
We are protecting coasts and waterways, while growing the economy, for future generations.
Funding for projects that help restore coastal aquatic habitats.
The Government of Canada's approach to cold-water coral and sponge conservation.
What we are doing
Laws and regulations
- Canada’s Oceans Strategy
- Operational Guidance for Identifying ‘Other Effective Area-Based Conservation Measures’ in Canada’s Marine Environment
- National Framework for Canada's Network of Marine Protected Areas
- Federal Marine Protected Areas Strategy
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