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Explore funding opportunities for ocean conservation and protection initiatives.

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While the application processes for some of these funding opportunities may be closed, we encourage you to monitor this page and start thinking about submissions for future years.

Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Fund

Funding to help prevent the introduction and spread of aquatic invasive species.

Oceans Management Contribution Program

Funding for oceans management priorities, including outreach, monitoring, stewardship and capacity building.

Coastal Restoration Fund

Projects that help restore coastal aquatic habitats.

Aquatic Ecosystems Restoration Fund

Funding to help address the root causes of impacts to coastal and marine environments.

Canada Nature Fund for Aquatic Species at Risk

Funding to help address the root causes of impacts to coastal and marine environments.

Ecosystems and Ocean Science Contribution Framework

Funding for external organizations in support of fisheries, oceans, freshwater science and technology research.

Ghost Gear Fund

Preventing and mitigating the risk of lost fishing gear in our waters in Canada and abroad.

Whalesafe Gear Adoption Fund

Funding to support the transition to Whalesafe gear.

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Conserving our oceans

Conserving our oceans

Let’s work together toward conserving 25% of Canada’s oceans by 2025 and 30% by 2030.

United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (2021-2030)

Canada supports the United Nations Decade of Ocean Science for Sustainable Development (Ocean Decade).

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