RESEARCH SERVICES

CFF provides a comprehensive portfolio of scientific research and technology development services to support fishing, farming, aquaculture and renewable energy in our region.  Data collected during our research projects has been crucial for developing our understanding of benthic habitats and marine life, and our gear modifications have been incorporated into current regulations. Our research aids in the protection of endangered species and the development of sustainable aquaculture and agriculture practices. 

FISHERIES AND HABITAT RESEARCH

– Oceanographic surveys
– Still/time-lapse surveys of benthic habitat
– Video surveys of benthic habitat/organism behavior
– Exploratory fishing and gear development
– Conservation engineering of sustainable living marine resource production systems
– Development of offshore aquaculture and resource enhancement concepts
– Development of small-scale sustainable farming technologies
– Development of small-scale greenhouse production systems
– Utilization of small-scale renewable energy systems
– Take-reduction of endangered and protected marine species
– Long-term economic and social benefits of wildlife and habitat

AGRICULTURE / AQUACULTURE PRODUCTION

CFF is available to partner with private sector professionals in the following areas:

– Grant writing services

– Data analytics including geospatial statistics
– Expert witness/trial support services
– Literature reviews
– Technical report writing
– Project evaluation
– Market verification studies
– Instruction/teaching
– Representation before government bodies
– Production marketing

CONSULTING 

CFF is available to partner with private sector professionals in the following areas:

– Grant writing services

– Data analytics including geospatial statistics
– Expert witness/trial support services
– Literature reviews
– Technical report writing
– Project evaluation
– Market verification studies
– Instruction/teaching
– Representation before government bodies
– Production marketing