Ongoing Projects

1. Marine Environmental Prediction System

This first major CMEP initiative is a $3.6 million infrastructure project funded by the Canadian Foundation for Innovation and the Canada/Nova Scotia Cooperative Agreement. Significant contributions and support also came from Environment Canada, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans, the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction, Satlantic, SUN/OSS, IBM, SonTek, Highliner Fine Foods and the Town of Lunenburg.

The Marine Environmental Prediction System (MEPS) consists of three components:

MEPS will be deployed in three environments: