A Co-ordinated Canadian approach to

Ocean Research

The Marine Environmental Observation, Prediction and Response Network (MEOPAR) is a national Network of Centres of Excellence, connecting top marine researchers across the country with highly qualified personnel, partners and communities. MEOPAR aims to fund leading-edge research, train the next generation of marine professionals and connect research results to real-world solutions.

Addressing Canada’s Marine Challenges


MEOPAR’s strength lies in its ability to connect and collaborate. Our network brings together people and perspectives—spanning regions and disciplines—with the shared goal of enhancing Canada’s research capacity in a changing marine environment.

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MEOPAR updates & opportunities

The latest network news, events and opportunities from our research, training and knowledge mobilization programs.

Deep Dives

The stories behind the research

Meet the researchers and dive deeper into the ideas that inspire some of Canada’s leading marine science.

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