Environment Canada Environnement Canada
Programme of Action for the Protection of the Marine
Environment from Land-Based Activities.
of Spill Events in Canada 1984-1995.
Water and Chocolate Mousse.
Bird Rehabilitation Program.
EC Atlantic Region: Birds
Oiled at Sea and Marine
Canadian Coast Guard Garde côtière
action: UNITED STATES
National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration
of Response and Restoration;
Assessment and Restoration Program.
US Coast Guard (USCG):
Safety and Environmental Protection
in U.S. Waters, Annual Data and Graphics, 1969-2000.
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA):
Spill Learning Centre.
(contingency plans, emergency preparedness and response).
Department of the Interior, Marine Minerals Service
Chesapeake Bay Programme Oil Spill and Response
actors and agreements in the region
Global action and Global
UNEP Global programme of action for the protection of
the marine environment from land-based activities (UNEP
UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE; (including
Canada and the United States).
conventions, agreements, action plans and actors
Memorandum of Understanding on Port State Control.
Consists of 19 participating maritime administrations
(including Canada but not the United States). Covers
the waters of the European coastal states and the North
Atlantic basin from North America to Europe. Aims at
eliminating the operation of sub-standard ships through
a harmonized system of port state control.
reports on the state of the marine and coastal environment
U.S. EPA: U.S.
Northeast Coastal Conditions.
Environment Outlook 3 (GEO3). Coastal and marine
of Rhode Island: Large Marine Ecosystems (LME): The
region includes Southeast
US Continental Shelf, Northeast
US Continental Shelf,
Scotian Shelf, and New
Foundland Labrador Shelf.
sector and NGOs, actors and initiatives
Ocean Conservancy: Offshore
oil and gas exploration and development.
Petroleum Institute (API).
Bird Studies Canada, Atlantic Region: Cape
Breton Beached Bird Survey.
International Tanker Owners Pollution Federation (ITOPF).
International Directory of Oil Spill Cleanup Contractors
and Response Organisations. >
International Petroleum Industry Environmental Conservation
Association (IPIECA). >