Marine researchers concerned about impact of federal funding cuts
Marine researchers are calling on Ottawa to reverse its budget cuts, which have hit the Maurice Lamontagne Institute and four other research centres across the country. Two researchers explain why they are concerned.
Robert Michaud is the president and research director for GREMM, the Research & Education Group on Marine Mammals.
Lyne Morissette is co-holder of the Research Chair on the Integrated Analysis of Marine Systems, at the Institut des sciences de la mer in Rimouski.