Connecting people for the environment

Canadian Rivers Institute (CRI)

10 Bailey Drive, University of New Brunswick
Fredericton, NB   E3B5A3
Phone: 506-453-4770
Primary contact: Anne Levesque
Language of Service: English
Scope of Activities: International
Region: Central-West
Purpose: The objective of the CRI is to build a network of researchers with common interests in aquatic science across universities, government, and industry. The CRI uses a multidisciplinary and cross-sector approach to focus its research on societal demands for water resources while addressing the challenges of sustaining, healthy aquatic ecosystems.
Activities: We merge academic ideas-based and applied needs-based science and promotes the rapid transfer of new knowledge to regulatory agencies to create effective public policy for improving society and the quality of life in Canada and abroad.
Resources Available to the Public: Environmental monitoring, Environmental research, Original print, audio or video educational resources