Community - University Research for Recovery Alliance

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Report of the Review of the Regulations and Policy For Direct Fish Sales in Newfoundland and Labrador

December 3, 2010

A report prepared by Eric Dunne Consulting Initiatives.

The Future of Canada's Commercial Fisheries: Discussion

Fisheries and Oceans Canada has released the The Future of Canada's Commercial Fisheries, a document discussing changes to fisheries policy and management practices. The CURRA has established a page to highlight responses to the document, and to encourage discussion.

Globalization, Fisheries and Recovery

March 2013

Report of the CURRA Globalization Group, compiled by Martha MacDonald, Peter Sinclair and Deatra Walsh.

Lobster Sustainability Measures in Newfoundland: Are They Effective?

A summary report compiled by Jennica Seiden, Kate M. Wilke, and David Schneider.

Working Better Together: Fisheries and Tourism in Newfoundland and Labrador

A workshop for opinion leaders, policy makers and practitioners. Sponsored by the CURRA, Memorial's Leslie Harris Centre, Newfoundland and Labrador Regional Economic Development Association, with the engagement of the Rural Secretariat (Government of Newfoundland and Labrador).

Navigating the Legislative Requirements for Fisheries-Tourism Initiatives in Newfoundland and Labrador

A report prepared by Ian Murphy and Dr. Barbara Neis for the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Tourism, Culture and Recreation and the Community University Research for Recovery Alliance (CURRA), Memorial University.

Examining the foundation for stronger fisheries-tourism synergies and increased local seafood consumption in the Bonne Bay region of Newfoundland

A report prepared by Kristen Lowitt, PhD Candidate, Interdisciplinary Studies, Memorial University of Newfoundland.

Fisheries-Tourism in Bonne Bay - Summary Report

A summary report prepared for the CURRA by Kristen Lowitt, PhD Candidate, Interdisciplinary Studies, Memorial University of Newfoundland.

The effects of v-notching on reproductive potential in American lobsters (Homarus americanus) in Newfoundland

An article by Kathryn Goetting, adapted from a thesis by Cathy Whiffen in fulfilment of the requirements of the degree of Bachelor of Science (Honours) at Memorial University of Newfoundland.

Oil and Gas Developments: Prospects for Sustainable Community Life?

April 2011

A paper by Peter Sinclair, presented to A Forum on Offshore Oil and Gas Exploitation in the Gulf of St. Lawrence, Les-îsles-de-la-Madeleine, April 8-9, 2011.

Opportunities for Sustainable Livelihoods in the Southwest Coast Lobster Fishery

December 2010

Final report prepared by Katie Temple, CURRA Fisheries Research Conservation Corps Intern, with input from project steering committee members Barb Neis, Mandy Ryan, Patsy Brownrigg and Ratana Chuenpagdee.

Fisheries and First Nations: Report from Research Stay in Canada, March-July 2010

October 2010

Written by Camilla Brattland, PhD Candidate Centre for Sami Studies/Fisheries at College University of Tromsø, Norway.

Bonne Bay Fishery-Tourism Forum, June 13, 2010 - Meeting Report

A report on the Fishery-Tourism Forum held on June 13, 2010 in Norris Point.

The Habitats of 0-group Juvenile Atlantic Cod in Bonne Bay, a Fjord within Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland

June 2010

A CURRA report by Jeanette E.B. Bruce, David C. Schneider, and Joseph S. Wroblewski.

Bonne Bay - A Treasure and a Resource

Final report on the Bonne Bay public gatherings and workshop - Woody Point and Norris Point, October 27-29, 2009. Joan Cranston, Barb Neis, and Anita Best.

Prevalence and intensity of Salmincola edwardsii on brook trout, Salvelinus fontinalis, in the Western Brook system of Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

December 2009

B.Sc. Honors Thesis by Natalie Alteen.

A Community Food Security Assessment of the Bonne Bay Region

September 2009

A report prepared for the CURRA by Kristen Lowitt, Interdisciplinary Ph.D. Candidate.

The Nearshore Fish Fauna of Bonne Bay, a Fjord within Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland

September 2009

A CURRA report by Jens J. Currie, Joseph S. Wroblewski, David A. Methven, and Robert G. Hooper.

Strategies and Resources for Integrated Community Sustainability Planning in St. Paul's, NL

August 2009

A report produced by the CURRA and the Conservation Corps Newfoundland and Labrador.

St. Paul's Public Meeting and Workshop - December 2008

A summary report on the public meeting and workshop held in St. Paul's on December 9th and 10th, 2008.