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Recent Updates

MEOPAR Network Open Call for Proposals

The Marine Environmental Observation Prediction and Response Network of Centres of Excellence (MEOPAR) is building partnerships and a team of outstanding Canadian researchers to address critical issues related to human activity in the marine environment, and the impact of marine hazards on human activities in coastal regions. MEOPAR is  funding several new projects that will take place in 2013


CFCAS Annual Report 2011-2012

The 2011-2012 Annual Report of the Canadian Foundation for Climate and Atmospheric Science (CFCAS) highlights activities supporting research and the development of expertise on water security, air quality, extreme weather, climate, and ocean-atmosphere conditions. Canada needs such information and expertise for its economic development and the safety and security of its citizens. The Foundation’s federal support


2013 Joint Scientific Congress

Bridging Environmental Science, Policy and Resource Management Hosted by the Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (CMOS), Canadian Geophysical Union (CGU) and the Canadian Water Resources Association (CWRA) May 26 to May 30, 2013 – Saskatoon, Saskatchewan The 1st Joint Scientific Congress of the CMOS, CGU and CWRA will take place from May 26th to 30th 2013


Brief to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance

On August 2, 2012, the Canadian Climate Forum (formerly CFCAS), submitted a brief to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance. The complete brief  can be access here: 2012 FINA Brief    


CFCAS May 2012 Newsletter

CFCAS is adapting to change and preparing its future. On March 31, 2012 its funding agreement with the federal government ended. The Foundation has since downsized its operations and is preparing final reports on its accomplishments, for CMOS and the Minister of the Environment.  The latest newsletter from the Foundation is available here: May 2012