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Welcome to BoFEP

The Bay of Fundy Ecosystem Partnership is a virtual Institute, open to both individuals and groups  who are interested in the well being of the Bay of Fundy. It is our goal to promote the integrity, vitality, biodiversity and productivity of the Bay of Fundy Ecosystem, and to protect the social well-being and economic sustainability of its coastal communities. We strive to facilitate communication and co-operation among individuals and organizations interested in understanding, sustainably using and conserving the resources and unique ecology of the Bay of Fundy.

2008 Tidal Energy Paper Still Relevant to Debate

“Tidal Energy Development: Developing a conceptual framework for the integration of environmental and socio-economic impact information for management decisions, with particular reference to the lobster fishery in the upper Bay of Fundy.” By Patricia Rae Hinch. Submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Master of Marine Management at Dalhousie University Halifax, …

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BoFEP 2016 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Bay of Fundy Ecosystem Partnership (BoFEP) will be held on Thursday, November 10th, 2016 from 1:30 – 4:00 p.m. in Room 125 at the Wallace McCain Student Centre at Mount Allison University in Sackville, NB. Our special guest speaker will be Dr. Al Hanson, Research Scientist with the Canadian …

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Ecological Risk Assessment for Bay of Fundy: DDT and Mercury

Ecological Risk Assessment for the Bay of Fundy: DDT and Mercury Angella Mercer and Karen A. Kidd, Canadian Rivers Institute and Biology Department University of New Brunswick, Saint John, NB BoFEP Technical Report No. 9, June 2015, 159 pages. The Bay of Fundy supports a high diversity of marine life and is an ecologically and …

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Successful 11th BoFEP Science Workshop

The challenges for science, policy and society in the Bay of Fundy were amply laid out by the speakers at the thirteen sessions at the BoFEP Science workshop held in Fredericton in June. From new technologies for monitoring to how bitumen moves in the Bay of Fundy, the niche of Striped Bass in the Fundy …

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