Funding

Canada Research Chair in River Ecosystem Science, NSERC. Cunjak, RA, $ 200,000 (2007-2014).

NSERC Discovery Grant: $40,000 (2010-2014).

NSERC Collaborative Research Development (CRD) Grant (M Lapointe, PI and 6 co-investigators) with Ouranos Quebec (industry partner) to study environmental impacts of high temperature stress in rivers. $495,000 (my portion is approximately 30%) (2009-2011).

NSERC Strategic Research Network Grant (HYDRONET, D Boisclair, PI and 12 co-investigators) to study impacts of hydroelectric operations on Canadian freshwater fish and their habitats. $4,770,000 (my portion is approximately 10%) (2010-2014).

New Brunswick Wildlife Trust Fund, Linking Commercial and Recreational Fisheries to Emerging Insect Production and Bird Communities in New Brunswick $8,500.

NSERC Collaborative Research Development Proposal with JD Irving, Ltd. Project title: An ecohydraulics approach to increasing riverine production of wild Atlantic salmon. Cunjak, RA (K Haralampides and JD Irving, co-applicants), $227,000 (2003-2007).

Canada Research Chair in River Ecosystem Science, NSERC. Cunjak, RA, $ 200,000 (2001-2007).

Norwegian Research Council. Collaborative project with SINTEF Energy (Norway) and DFO (NF). Project title: Effects of winter and ice conditions on Atlantic salmon. Cunjak, RA (co-applicant), $127,200 (2002-2006).

NCE clean water – Canadian Water Network, Water Resource Management. Cunjak, RA (co-applicant), $ 9,000 (2001-2003).

NCE /NSERC – Collaborative Mercury Research Network (COMERN). Cunjak, RA (co-applicant), $ 24,000 (2001-2006).

NSERC Operating grant for winter stream biology. Cunjak, RA, $17,200 (1998-2002).

NB Environmental Trust Fund for the Catamaran Brook project. Cunjak, RA (co-applicant), $142,000 (1999-2002).

Canada Foundation for Innovation, Infrastructure grant to purchase an isotopic ratio mass spectrometer. Cunjak, RA, $ 125,000 (2001-2002).

NB Environmental Trust Fund for the Catamaran Brook project. Cunjak, RA, $ 20,000 (2001-2002).

Catamaran Brook joint research project (DFO-UNB partnership Agreement). Cunjak, RA, and J Ritter (DFO), $ 20,000 (1997-2002).

Meighen-Molson Professorship, UNB for professorship in Atlantic salmon research. Cunjak, RA, $20,000 (1997-2002).

Project Partners

  • NSERC
  • Newbury Hydraulics Inc.
  • J.D. Irving, Ltd.
  • SINTEF Energy (Norway)
  • Norway Research Council
  • INRA, Rennes, FRANCE
  • CWN
  • NCE - COMERN
  • DFO
  • NB Environmental Trust Fund
  • NB Wildlife Trust Fund
  • Meighen-Molson
  • TSRI
  • MSA
  • ASF
  • DFO Gulf and Maritimes Region
  • Parks Canada (Fundy National Park)
  • NWRI-Environment Canada (Atlantic Region)
  • NBFWCRU
  • University of New Brunswick
  • UNBF - Biology , Forestry and Environmental Management , Civil Engineering
  • UNBSJ Biology
  • University of Trondheim
  • Centre for Riverine Landscapes, Griffith University, Brisbane, AU
  • Conte Anadromous Fish Research Center, Turners Falls, MA