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Oceans Protection Plan Engagement Session - Cambridge Bay

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Kitikmeot Inuit Association

18 Mitik Street

Cambridge Bay, NU

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The Oceans Protection Plan (OPP) is the largest investment ever made to protect Canada’s coasts and waterways. This national strategy will help establish a world-leading marine safety system that provides economic opportunities for Canadians today, while protecting our coastlines for generations to come.

The OPP has four main priority areas: increasing our capacity to prevent and improve responses to marine incidents; preservation and restoration of marine ecosystems and habitats; strengthening partnerships with Indigenous and coastal communities: and, ensuring Canada’s marine safety system is built on a stronger evidence base, supported by science and local knowledge.

The upcoming engagement session on November 23, 2017 in Cambridge Bay, NU will focus on the following specific OPP initiatives:

- Maritime Awareness Information Platform

- Proactive Vessel Management;

- Cumulative Effects of Marine Shipping

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