Dedicated to protecting the world’s five oceans.
This database includes all grants beginning in 2011.
Protecting Canada’s Marine and Coastal EnvironmentPurpose:
- Project Details: Protecting Canada’s Marine and Coastal Environment
- Organization: Ecology Action Centre (EAC), Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS), West Coast Environmental Law, and David Suzuki Foundation
- Amount: $1,353,000
- Country: Canada
- Year Awarded: 2016
- Duration: 3 years
This is a collaborative project to support marine protected areas in Canada. The project supports the government’s initiative to protect at least 5% of coastal and marine areas by 2017 and 10% by 2020. The project aims to secure designation of new marine protected areas, particularly in the Pacific and Atlantic.